SEXUAL TRAUMA SERVICES OF THE MIDLANDS ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Columbia, South Carolina March 1, 2009 – Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM) announces the promotion of Genevieve N. Waller, Esq. to Executive Director of the Agency. Ginny previously served as the Director of Development, as well as the Interim Executive Director of STSM. Ginny received her law degree in 2003 and was chosen as the South Carolina Bar Young Lawyer of the Year for 2007-2008. Most recently, Ginny graduated from the SC Bar Young Lawyers Division Leadership Academy. Ginny is also a member of Leadership Columbia Class of 2009.

In 2007, Ginny was elected by the SC Bar Young Lawyers Division as the District 10 Representative to the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division (ABA-YLD) for a two-year term and was appointed by the ABA-YLD Chair to the Public Service Project Team on Domestic Violence: Voices Against Violence for 2008-2009. She received an ABA-YLD Star of the Quarter for her work on that awareness and prevention project.

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM), formerly named Rape Crisis Network, is a private, nonprofit, United Way member agency committed to providing free, direct services to survivors of sexual assault, including 24-hour crisis hotline, hospital accompaniment, court accompaniment, personal advocacy, and individual and group counseling, and education about sexual trauma issues in Richland, Lexington and Newberry Counties.

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Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands announces the promotion of Ginny Waller to Executive Director.

Sexual Trauma Services of the Midlands (STSM), formerly named Rape Crisis Network, is a private, nonprofit, United Way member agency committed to providing free, direct services to survivors of sexual assault and abuse, including 24-hour crisis hotline, hospital accompaniment, court accompaniment, personal advocacy, individual and group counseling, and education about sexual trauma issues.