Meet Our Staff

Carol R. Martin

Executive Director

Carol Martin is the Executive Director of Trauma Recovery, EMDR Humanitarian Assistance Programs. During her career in nonprofit management, she has served as a senior officer for two organizations with revenues exceeding $200 million; The Fashion Institute of Technology and... Read More

Karl B. Speirs, LMFT

Clinical Director of Education and Training

Karl is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, EMDRIA certified EMDR therapist and Approved Consultant. In his clinical role Karl manages the training team, which includes development and management of the Faculty Academy, scheduling and running of trainings, and quality... Read More

Donald F. deGraffenried, LCSW

Program & Community Development Director

Don joined the Trauma Recovery EMDR HAP staff in April of 2015 and his role is as the Program and Community Development Director. He is a passionate advocate for expanding EMDR into agency and community mental health settings and has started several agency based EMDR programs.... Read More

Elaine Howard

Training Coordinator

Elaine is the Training Coordinator at Trauma Recovery/HAP and has been a full time employee since November 2007. She serves as the contact person for agency representatives to ensure that all arrangements have been made for successful training events.  Her work schedule is... Read More

Andrea Savino

Training Team Liaison