ROCHELLE PARK, N.J. -- The longtime executive director of the Center for Hope and Safety, a program that provides shelter and social services for domestic violence survivors, plans to step down at the end of this year, according to NorthJersey.com.
Elaine Meyerson, who has spent the last 29 years overseeing the programs, will retire effective Jan. 1, the story said. She will be replaced by Julye Myner, who had served as chief operating officer of Jewish Family Services of Bergen and North Hudson since 2007, said NorthJersey.com.
During her 29 years, Meyerson is credited with creating and overseeing several milestones, including crisis response training for police departments, a self-sufficiency work readiness program and art therapy classes, said NorthJersey.com.
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