Survivor Programs Staff

We gather at seminars for practical advice and sharing groups. We see new worlds on expeditions. Our young survivors grieve together, play together and learn to laugh again at Good Grief Camp. We meet others like us through online chats. On retreats, we bring together small groups of survivors to build a sense of community through activities. We find opportunities to create healthy habits and bodies at Inner Warrior events. We memorialize, celebrate and grow at family retreats. We rediscover traditions and memories through teams4taps. We create rich lives despite loss, knowing we carry our loved ones with us.

 

Bonnie Carroll
TAPS President and Founder
Surviving Spouse of Brigadier General Tom Carroll
 

 
Kim Ruocco
Vice President, Suicide Pre and Postvention
Surviving spouse of Marine Major John Ruocco
 

 
Carla Stumpf-Patton
Carla Stumpf-Patton
Senior Director, Postvention Programs
Surviving spouse of Marine Sergeant Richard Edward Stumpf Jr.
 

 
Matt Mabe
Matt Mabe
Director, Suicide Pre and Postvention
 

 
Diana Wright
Diana Wright
Director, Youth Programs
 

 
Jessica Harper
Jessica Harper
Director of Operations, Sports and Entertainment
Surviving sister-in-law of Army Staff Sergeant Michael Hullender
 

 
Erin Jacobson
Erin Jacobson
Senior Advisor, Outreach and Engagement and Women’s Empowerment
Surviving fiancé of Army Corporal Jason Kessler
 

 
Emily Muñoz
Emily Muñoz
Director, Health & Wellness Initiatives
Surviving spouse of Army Captain Gilbert A Munoz
 

 
Kellie Hazlett
Kellie Hazlett
Senior Manager, Peer Mentor Program and Online Care
Surviving spouse of Marine Corps Captain Mark Nickles
 

 
Kim Burditt
Kim Burditt
Manager, Programs and Logistics Suicide Prevention & Postvention
Surviving sister of Marine Corps Private Jon Hoffman
 

 
Terri Williams
Terri Williams
Manager, TAPS Togethers
 

 
Kimberly Taylor
Kimberly Taylor
Manager, Youth Programs
Surviving fiancé of Army Staff Sergeant Joshua Rath
 

 
Leigh Edmonds
Leigh Edmonds
Manager, Sports and Entertainment
 

 
Jennifer Keeling
Jennifer Keeling
Postvention Programs
Surviving spouse of Army 1st Sergeant Ronald R. Keeling
 

 
Lauren Griffin
Lauren Griffin
Manager, Survivor Experiences
Surviving sister of Army Captain Andrew David Byer
 

 
Alex Meyers
Alex Meyers
Senior Coordinator, Sports and Entertainment
 

 
Brie Matthes
Brie Matthes
Senior Coordinator, Sports and Entertainment
 

 
Tamra Sipes
Tamra Sipes
Survivor Seminars and Self-funded Opportunities
 

 
Michelle Davenport
Michelle Davenport
Survivor Seminars
 

 
Gabriel Rao
Gabriel Rao
Men’s Programming
Surviving brother of Army Sergeant Elijah Rao
 

 
Rachel Hunsell
Rachel Hunsell
Expeditions
Surviving sister of Lance Corporal Jonathan K Price
 

 
Tabitha Bonilla
Tabitha Bonilla
Women’s Empowerment
Surviving spouse of Army Captain Orlando Bonilla and surviving daughter of Army Sergeant 1st Class Henry Bacon
 

 
Nora Anderson
Nora Anderson
TAPS Togethers
 

 
Tara Reyna
Tara Reyna
TAPS Togethers
Surviving fiancée to Army Chief Warrent Officer II Earl Raymond Scott, III
 

 
Tara Woodruff Dukes
Tara Woodruff Dukes
Manager, Care Group Program
Surviving spouse of Navy Lieutenant commander Jay Lance Woodruff
 

 
Claire Hunter
Claire Hunter
Peer Mentor Program Coordinator
 

 
Melinda Kane
Melinda Kane
Peer Mentor Program Coordinator
Surviving mother of Marine Corps Lance Corporal Jeremy Kane
 

 
Carol Lane
Carol Lane
Online Care
Surviving mother of Marine Sergeant Bryon Lane
 

 
Kim Suggs
Kim Suggs
Online Care
Surviving spouse of Army Chief Warrant Officer 4 Milton Suggs
 

 
Coleen Bowman
Coleen Bowman
Toxic Exposure Program
Surviving spouse of Army Sergeant Major Robert Bowman
 

 
René Carbone Bardorf
René Carbone Bardorf
Toxic Exposure Program
 

 
Kerry Garland
Kerry Garland
Youth Programs Logistics Coordinator
 

 
Melissa Hermosillo
Melissa Hermosillo
Youth Programs
 

 
Renee Monczynski
Renee Monczynski
Young Adult Program
Surviving spouse of Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Matthew Steven Monczynski