Edmondson-Telford Center for Children


"Law enforcement’s primary concern should always be the victim. The climate of the ETCC and the use of professionally trained interviewers insures that children who are the victims of crime are not re-traumatized by the investigative process."

~Carol Martin,
Gainesville City Police Chief
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Meet Our Staff

Heather Hayes | Executive Director
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Heather Hayes is a certified Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner and an Advanced Family Nurse Practitioner. She earned her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing at Brenau University and her Master's in Science at North Georgia College and University in Dahlonega.
Jane Carpenter | Program Director
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Jane Carpenter earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Georgia in Athens. She coordinates the Center's annual golf tournament, including the Niekro's 9 Raffle and sponsorships.
Sandra Reed | Administrative Assistant
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Sandra Reed oversees the case tracking system, and Multidisciplinary Team Review meetings.