Christa Thelen

Safe States Alliance

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Safe States Alliance


Christa is a Program Coordinator at the Safe States Alliance and is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Prior to joining Safe States in 2018, she worked in health education at the local public health level along with community health and injury prevention in hospital settings/systems.  

Christa supports workforce development efforts, including oversight of the Safe States Training Center, continuing education efforts and coordinating trainings. She provides staff support to the Membership Development Committee, State Designated Representative Special Interest Group (SDR SIG) and Partner Sexual Violence Special Interest Group (PSV SIG).