About Us

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 U.S. registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization based in McLean, Virginia focused on ending human trafficking in the United States 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 WoolfFounder
Karen BuckleyExecutive Director
Erin Fisher Director of Community Engagement & Prevention Education
Elizabeth LeeVolunteer Coordinator & Podcast Project Manager
Sydney SchoenhalsResearch & Writing Team Manager
Johanna GhelmanGraphic Designer
Liliana NavaStudent Advisory Council Liaison / Bilingual Outreach & Prevention Education Specialist
Linda RosenStudent Advisory Council Liaison

Just Ask Board of Directors

Kyle Beckman (Chairman)Captain (retired), United States Navy
Tracy BettsPrincipal, Boldr Strategic Consulting
Clyde E. Findley, Esq.Attorney, Breenzweig Leonard, LLP
Mary Graw-Leary, Esq.Professor of Law, Columbus Law School
Tucker Holt (Treasurer)Financial Consultant, Middleburg Investment Services
Sheriff Stacey A. KincaidSheriff, Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office
Barbara ComstockUnited States Congresswoman
Bola OtitojuDirector Foreign Exchange & Banking Assistant Treasurer, General Dynamics Corporation
Jason RodriquezDirector of Sales & Marketing, Hilton Hotels
Paul WardinskiDirector Instructional Services (retired), Fairfax County Public Schools
Barbara Jean WilsonExecutive Coordinator – Freddie Mac, Human Trafficking Survivor
Sieg YoungPresident – Appian Logic, Human Trafficking Survivor Parent