Donna Brown has worked most of her professional life in the areas of domestic violence, child abuse and foster care. For the past nine years, she has served as the Research & Prevention Consultant at the Florida Council Against Sexual Violence. In August, she officially joined the Florida Institute for Child Welfare as a Research Assistant. Donna is currently a doctoral candidate in the Florida State University College of Social Work, and her dissertation focuses on the evaluation of Safer, Smarter Kids, a child sexual abuse curriculum.
Research interests include: Foster care; Family preservation, Child sexual abuse; Evaluation