Board of Directors

Board of Directors:

 Dr. Both Gragg

Janee Both Gragg

ACTW Founder 


         Ph.D., Marriage and Family Therapy, Loma Linda University

         M.S., Marriage and Family Therapy, Loma Linda University

         B.A. Psychology, Southern Adventist University

Areas of Expertise:

      • Community engagement
      • Professional partnership development
      • Community service learning
      • Grant writing
      • Public speaking
      • Psychotherapy with couples, families and individual adolescents and adults
      • Substance abuse counseling
      • Clinical and academic program/curriculum development
      • Counselor education

President Elect

Actively Seeking


Maria Williams

Maria Williams



         M.A. Education: Higher Education, University of Redlands

         B.A. Psychology, Minor in Human Resources  Management, CSU San Bernardino

Areas of Expertise:

        • Career Development
        • Program & Administrative Support
        • Academic Advising
        • Housing & Residential Life
        • First-Year Experience Programs
Breann Lindsey

Breann Lindsey

Alliance Director


          M.A. Outdoor and Adventure Leadership, Wheaton College

          B.S. Outdoor Leadership, minor in Appalachian Studies and Community Engagement, Young Harris College

Areas of Expertise:

      • wilderness tripping and training,
      • academic work,
      • non-profit fundraising and mission advancement,
      • program development,
      • staff development

Alisa Slaughter

Director of Program Development 


         MA, MFA

Areas of Expertise:

      • Creative Writing
      • Professor (University of Redlands)

Dr. Mousumi De

Director of Research & Evaluation 


        Ph.D. Curriculum & Instruction, Indiana University

        M.Phil. Media Studies, Coventry Universitu

        MA Design and Digital Media, Coventry University, UK;

        BA English, Economics, History & Hindi, Delhi University, India;

        Fashion Design & Clothing Technology, National Institute of Fashion Technology

Areas of Expertise:

        • Visual Arts
        • Media and New Media Technologies
        • Multicultural and Peace Education
        • Social Justice Education
        • Conflict Transformation
        • Education for Global Citizenship and Sustainable Development
        • Social and Emotional Learning
        • Social Development of Minority
        • Marginalized and Indigenous Communities
        • Art-Based Methods for Addressing Trauma, Promoting Healing, Resilience and Conflict Resolution.

Alyssa Bradley

Director of Media



         M.S. Counseling

         B.S. (Criminal Justice) 

Areas of Expertise:

        • Psychological and Cognitive Counselor for Services to Students with Disabilities 
        • Resource Family Specialist - Kamali'i Foster Family Agency 
        • Collaborative Learning Solutions 

Johnna Jonasson

Director Annual Vibe Festival of Wellness


        Executive Management Program, UCLA Anderson School of Management

Areas of expertise:

      • Organizational Development
      • Technology Optimization
      • Trauma-Informed Care
      • Value-Based Healthcare
      • Adverse Childhood Experiences Science
      • Mindfullness Meditation
      • President, Music4Health 
      • President, Root Cause Solutions