Lynnea & Gifty

Lynnea Erickson Laskowski, MPA, is a nonprofit professional working as the Director of Prevention and Communication for Safe Passage, a domestic violence and sexual assault crisis center in DeKalb, IL.  Lynnea is passionate about  violence prevention, global health, and community-driven development.  Lynnea started traveling to Sierra Leone in 2009 and has been back nearly every year since.  When she's not traveling or working, Lynnea is catering to the whims of her toothless miniature pinscher and cheering for the right football team, West Ham United!