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Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s
advocates and staff work tirelessly
to support victims at no
charge, advocate for stronger
laws and create a future of No More
Victims®.

INCIDENTS A DAY

Adults drank too much and drove about 121 million times per year-over 300,00 incidents of drinking and driving a day.

DEATHS A YEAR

That’s 28 deaths every day and one death every 51 minutes. Each and every one of them 100% preventable

INJURIES PER YEAR

290,000 injuries per year means exponentially more friends, family members and loved ones, unnecessarily effected by this preventable crime

THE HUMAN TOLL

Drunk Driving comes with a cost - and it is one that robs us of mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, spouses and friends. Meet the people behind the statistics.

Autobiography of B. Jean Young My life began in Munich, Germany in 1949.  My father, Robert C. Lorenzen, was in the U.S. Air Force.  Because of that we moved every four years.  I lived in Germany three times, Panama CZ, and in several states.  Throughout my childhood and adolescents, I had volunteered with children who...

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Jean Young
In Her Own Words My name is Valerie, I’m a survivor, and I’d like to share my story with you.  I was nine years old and it was a warm summer night in August during which we were headed to New Mexico.  My sister was going to be in a wedding and my cousin Tina...

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Valerie Savedra

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Meet the Staff

Jason Frazier

State Executive Director

Jason Frazier

Jason Frazier is the MADD Arizona State Executive Director and has been with the agency since December 2010. During his time with MADD, Jason originally started as a victim advocate in the Southern Arizona Affiliate Office before moving into the role of Manager of Victim Services for the state. Since becoming the State Executive Director, Jason has worked tirelessly with community partners, law enforcement, prosecutors, and the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety to accomplish the same goal of eliminating impaired driving. Jason envisions a future of No More Victims and is committed to supporting all efforts to end this 100% preventable act.

Email:Jason.Frazier@madd.org

Phone:520-322-5253 ext. 6461

Beverly Mason-Biggers

Grant Manager

Beverly Mason-Biggers

Beverly serves as the Grant Manager for MADD Arizona and works out of the Tucson office. Beverly found MADD in 1992 when her brother, Scott, was killed by a repeat drunk driver. Since starting as a volunteer speaking at victim impact panels, she has held a variety of jobs over over the years including Victim Advocate, Office Administrator and Program Manager. Beverly and her husband, Mike, love exploring ghost towns, desert sunsets and spending time with their extended family.

Email:Beverly.Mason@madd.org

Phone:520-322-5253 ext. 6462

Kiley Schneider

Victim Services Specialist

Kiley Schneider

Kiley is a victim services specialist in the Phoenix office, and serves victims all over central and northern Arizona. Kiley has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Winona State University in Minnesota where she’s originally from. Kiley has worked extensively in the helping professions, including mental and behavioral health, for the past 8 years. Kiley is passionate about connecting with and supporting people who are experiencing tragedy and helping to empower them as they move through the justice system and beyond. Kiley is excited to be part of a team who is committed to expanding MADD’s reach in Arizona to serve more victims, and to ultimately end impaired driving. In her spare time, Kiley enjoys reading, listening to podcasts, soaking in the beautiful Arizona weather, and spending time with her two cats.

Email:Kiley.Schneider@madd.org

Phone:602-240-6500 ext. 6455

Joe Sullivan

Victim Services Specialist

Joe Sullivan

Joe Sullivan is a native from Tucson, Arizona and attended the University of Arizona. He graduated in December of 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and a minor degree in Sociology. After college, Joe spent some time working at the Pima County Justice Courts within their security department. While at the Justice Courts, he became aware of the services offered by the Victim Services Division in the Pima County Attorney‘s Office and soon after became with them. While employed with the Pima County Attorney’s Office, Joe worked with victims of various crime types on the scene as well as assisting victims through the criminal justice system. He carried a caseload that had a variety of crime types, including vehicular and drunk driving related crashes.

Email:Joe.Sullivan@madd.org

Phone:520-322-5253 ext. 6456

Blue Norush

Victim Services Specialist

Blue Norush

Blue is a born-and-raised Tucsonan and a graduate from the University of Arizona with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. As an undergrad, she began volunteering for the Victim Services Division of the Pima County Attorney’s Office, assisting victims of crisis after a trauma has occurred and assisting them throughout the criminal justice process. This program ignited the spark for victim advocacy that she had carried around with her for her entire life. After 3 years of volunteering, she became a staff member with Pima County Attorney’s Office Victim Services and began taking a case load that had an emphasis in domestic violence, but was a wide variety of case types, including impaired driving and vehicular homicides. In 2018, she was nominated for an award for her extensive work in the community on domestic violence cases. In her free time, she is a teacher at kung fu dojo that focuses on teaching girls and women self-defense and building their self-esteem; she also loves hanging out with her fur children, two cats named Nico and Clair and a dog named Benny.

Email:Blue.Norush@madd.org

Phone:520-322-5253 ext. 6464

Carrie Robbins

Program Specialist

Carrie Robbins

Carrie serves as the Program Specialist for the MADD Arizona office in Phoenix. She is passionate about building relationships within the community to educate the public about the dangers of drinking and driving. She is thrilled to join such a dedicated team committed to end drunk driving in Arizona.

Carrie enjoys spending time with her family. She loves to hike, travel to new places, and cultivate her garden at home.

Email:Carrie.Robbins@madd.org

Phone:602-240-6500 ext. 6452

Erica Slaton

Program Specialist

Erica Slaton

Erica is a Program Specialist for Southern Arizona living in Tucson. Although born in Dallas, Erica’s family moved to Tucson on her fourth birthday and she has been here ever since. Erica stayed close to home for college, attending the University of Arizona and graduating with a degree in Family Studies and Human Development and a minor in Psychology in 2017. She has been working in the non-profit and social work field ever since, discovering a passion for giving a voice to those who cannot speak for themselves and helping serve members of our community to better our society as a whole. Erica is excited about making Arizona a safer place by eliminating drunk driving through supporting victims, working with youth and parents, and educating offenders.

Email:Erica.Slaton@madd.org

Phone:520-322-5253 ext. 6460

Simon Hill

Program Specialist

Simon Hill

Simon is a recent college graduate from University of Phoenix with a degree in Healthcare Administration with a Long-Term Care Certificate. In pursuit of excellence, he was recently accepted into Central Michigan University and will be pursuing his Master of Science in Administration with a focus on Public Administration. Simon has extensive background with non-profit, healthcare, and volunteer management. A recent newlywed, Simon loves movies, swimming, comedy shows and traveling.  Simon will be administering programming throughout central and Northern Arizona.

Email:Simon.Hill@madd.org

Phone:602-240-6500 ext. 6458

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