Senior Advisor

Tilly has been a peace activist in the movement to end violence against women since 1979. She joined Praxis in 1998 and currently contributes to the implementation and promotion of Praxis’ work across all program areas while also assisting with organizational development and growth. [Read more]

Tilly has been a peace activist in the movement to end violence against women since 1979. She joined Praxis in 1998 and currently contributes to the implementation and promotion of Praxis’ work across all program areas while also assisting with organizational development and growth. She has co-developed and managed national training and technical assistance projects; developed, co-authored and contributed to multiple training resources; and helped manage the organization. Over the last forty years, Tilly has helped to: open and run a rural shelter collective; lead policy initiatives at a statewide coalition of battered women’s programs implement a response to violence against women on U.S. Marine Corps bases; coordinate a battered women’s defense fund project and start the first state femicide report in the nation in 1989.