Who We Are

L’Merchie Frazier

TAP Director Creative Engagement

Barbara Hamm, Psy.D.

TAP Director of Mindful Practice & Trauma-Informed Interventions

Mary Harvey, Ph. D.

Director, Violence Transformed & TAP’s Primary Contributing Artist and Community Psychologist

Mark Gottlieb

Executive Director, The Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI) & TAP Legal System Advisor

Keena Banda

TAP Administrative Assistance & Outreach Coordinator


“My life is one work. The images in the medium of fiber, beads, metals, poetry, performance, or work with community are threads of memory, reclaimed from the icons that bring recognition, salvation, redemption.”

~ L’Merchie Frazier, TAP Director of Creative Engagement