Meet Our Staff

Jason Wilkinson

Executive Director

Jason was hired in as the Executive Director in July of 2017. Jason comes to us with a background in HIV prevention and a degree in Social Work. He's passionate about policy, politics, and being as organized as possible.

“I look forward to helping all South Bend LGBTQ individuals embrace their authentic selves and help create policies that treat all people equally”.

Derek McDowell

Program Assistant

Derek was hired as the Program Assistant in August of 2017. Derek comes to us with a degree in Public Relations & Strategic Communications. He's passionate about activism, politics, and building community.

"I look forward to creating events where the LGBTQ community can come together to support, empower, and enrich each other. "

Rosina Aldrich

Crisis Counselor

Rosina Aldrich is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in South Bend, Indiana.

With over eight years experience in the Social Service Field and a graduate of Indiana University School of Social Work, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are trauma related issues such as childhood sexual/physical abuse, sexual assault, domestic violence, relationship issues, depression, anxiety, Life Coaching, coping skills for ADHD/ADD, and life stressors.

Rosina Aldrich is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is designed to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and innovative techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to assist them in building on their strengths and attaining the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.