Denise McCaffrey is the Director of Prevention Awareness and Education for Prevent Child Abuse Illinois. In this position, she is responsible for the overall direction and management of prevention programs and public awareness activities for the agency. Prior to taking this position, she served for 6 years as the Prevention Resource Developer for the Central Region. As a PRD, Denise worked to link together Domestic Violence, Substance Abuse Treatment, and Child Welfare services. Denise holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Illinois at Springfield and is a national parent leader for the Circle of Parents Organization. Denise is an articulate spokesperson whose life and career has revolved around families, parenting, and positive outcomes.