Our Board of Directors
Here to Make a Difference
The Healing Journey is a licensed Counseling Agency under the Arizona Department of Health that provides therapy to victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual abuse, youth sex trafficking, drug addiction, high-risk behaviors, and self-destructive tendencies.
CEO & Founder
Estrella Fitch is the CEO and Founder of The Healing Journey in Yuma, Arizona. Estrella has worked in the field of assisting victims of child abuse, domestic violence, and sexual assault for 25 years.
Jon R. Smith
Jon Smith is a board member of The Healing Journey and serves as Yuma County Attorney.
Michael Odum is a board member of The Healing Journey and is also pastor of Journey Church in Yuma, Arizona.
Lynda serves as a board member for the Healing Journey as secretary.
Ed serves as a board member for the Healing Journey because the need for counseling and support doesn’t end with the completion of a trial or the ending of a case. The scars and the healing journey go on long after.
Rosa Long is a board member of The Healing Journey and is the Cocopah Vice President. She also represents the Cocopah Indian Tribe on Ten Tribes Water Partnership (Upper and Lower Basin Tribes) on Five Tribes Water Coalition (Lower Basin Tribes).
Emilie serves as a board member for the Healing Journey and is the Regional Director of Girls Scouts.