Siobhan Davenport became Crittenton’s Executive Director in February 2019, bringing more than 15 years of experience serving underserved youth. Previously, she served as Crittenton’s Director of Strategic Partnerships, helping build collaborations between funders, schools, peer nonprofits and civically-minded corporations to better meet the challenges of Crittenton teen girls. She helped lead the launch of our Declare Equity for Girls: It’s Time campaign in 2018.
For 10 years, Crittenton Services emerging leader training programming has worked to hone girls’ leadership, advocacy, and communication skills. As the scope and capacity of this work has grown, we created a cornerstone experience, an intensive weekend-long conference called the Leadership Summit.
Crittenton Services of Greater Washington hosted the 2019 Talk with a Teen Girl High Tea on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at the Silver Spring Civic Center. As one hundred teen girls and 100 adult guests came together for a conversation on issues ranging from building a successful 21st Century career to combating gender-based stereotypes and sexual harassment.