Women's Resources of Monroe County, Inc. - Staff

Executive Director: Lauren Peterson, MPA

Lauren serves as Executive Director for Women’s Resources of Monroe County. Lauren came to Women’s Resources in 2014 with 10 years of experience in the field of victim services. A graduate of both Immaculata University and West Chester University, she holds degrees in both Sociology/Criminology and her Masters of Public Administration, focusing in Nonprofit Administration.

Lauren is proud to be serving survivors of domestic and sexual violence in Monroe County and works hard to create sustainability and growth for the programs at Women’s Resources as it continues to partner with local agencies and the surrounding communities.

To contact the Executive Director please call 570-424-2093 ext. 24 or email LPeterson@wrmonroe.org

To make an appointment for counseling or advocacy services, or to ask about shelter, please call our 24-hour hotline at 570-421-4200.

To contact the departments below, call 570-424-2093 plus the appropriate extension:

  • Director of Programs, ext. 131
  • Manager of Finance, ext. 122
  • Shelter Manager, ext. 115
  • Executive Assistant, ext. 137
  • Development Director, ext. 119
  • Prevention & Outreach Coordinator, ext. 132


(Staff names are not publicly posted for safety reasons)
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Lauren Peterson
Executive Director