Let’s Work Together to End Trafficking

The Just Ask Prevention Project is a not-for-profit organization (501c 3) focused on exposing human trafficking in the Washington, D.C. area, and mobilizing our community to prevent the crime. Our objective is to educate the public, through awareness and prevention campaigns, and to encourage friends, family, teachers, business leaders and neighbors to do their part to end trafficking.

Just Ask Prevention is a non-profit organization focused on ending human trafficking in the U.S. and around the world, through education, prevention and intervention.

Education Support Awareness

Our Mission is to End Human Trafficking

We believe that well informed citizens will decrease sex traffickers' ability to operate in our area, while ensuring that victims and survivors feel safe to come forward to ask for help.

Our Team

Working Together for a Common Purpose

Kyle Beckman


Maraya Lasinsky

Speakers’ Bureau Coordinator

Briana Windhausen

Media Manager

Jodi O’Hern

Schools Sector Chair

Chrissy Cunningham

Community Organizations Sector Chair

Deepa Patel

Victim Services Sector Chair

Chris Davies

Government Organizations Chair

Board of Directors

Detective Bill Woolf,
Michelle Mueller,
Elizabeth Payne,
Kyle Beckman

Our Team

Working Together for a Common Purpose

Executive Team

Bill WoolfExecutive Director
Jay PinskyAssociate Director
Dr. Estela LanderosAssociate Director of Regional Operations Director
Jodi O’HernProgram Manager
Rebecca HenrySocial Media Manager

Technical Advisory Board

Susan EvansSenior Technical Advisor, Survivor Parent
Chris Davies,MSWCounseling Services
Chrissy Cunningham, MSWNeighborhood and Community Services
Dr. Liz PayneSchool Curriculum Director
Becky HoweryEducator
Michelle MuellerDomestic Violence and Women advocacy
Kyle BeckmanGovernment Liaison
Jason RodriquezHospitality Liaison

Just Ask Board of Directors

Bill Woolf
Michelle Mueller
Kyle Beckman
Jodi O’Hern