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TOMORROW'S RAINBOW PROGRAM STAFF

Abby Mosher
Founding CEO/Executive Director

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Abby Mosher is the Founding CEO and Executive Director of Tomorrow’s Rainbow, Inc. She is a pioneer in combining the therapeutic benefits of horses with facilitated peer support groups providing a highly effective, comprehensive and innovative approach to children’s grief support.

 

Ms. Mosher studied at the renowned Dougy Center in Portland, Oregon and is certified by the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association. She has trained with the National Organization for Victim’s Assistance and holds a certificate from the Florida Crisis Response Team. Ms. Mosher has dedicated her adult years to child advocacy receiving the School Board of Broward County’s Crystal Apple Community Award in 2000. In 2008 she was honored with the Silver Medallion Award from One Community, a humanitarian award which recognized her work in promoting a diverse, inclusive community. Ms. Mosher was honored by Bank of America through their Neighborhood Excellence Initiative where she received the 2009 Local Hero Award and was recognized as one of the Top 100 Women in Broward County in 2010, 2011 and 2012. In 2010, under her leadership, Volunteer Broward selected Tomorrow's Rainbow as the Agency of the Year. Ms. Mosher was selected by the Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce as the Small Business Person of the Year while Tomorrow's Rainbow was selected as the Small Business of the Year in the nonprofit category. In 2016, the Mental Health Association acknowledged Abby Mosher with an EPIC Award - Exceptional Person Impacting the Community. Most recently, the Coral Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce awarded Tomorrow's Rainbow as the nonprofit of the year for 2019.

 

Ms. Mosher founded Tomorrow’s Rainbow after her own personal tragedy identified the lack of grief support available for children and their families that had experienced the death of a loved one. With her trademark drive, determination, and dedication to all children, she created Tomorrow’s Rainbow, an oasis for bereaved and traumatized children in our community.

 

Contact: abby@TomorrowsRainbow.org

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Avi Smilovits
Equine Services Supervisor

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Avi was born and raised in South Florida. She developed a strong love of horses at age four and began taking lessons in Davie. As she grew up, she continued to volunteer, work, and ride at several different barns in the area, including 9 years at Tradewinds Park Stables, and bought her first horse, Apache, at the age of 18. Avi first met Abby and Shel back in 2007, when she boarded Apache at Tomorrow’s Rainbow. In 2013, she earned a double Bachelors from Florida Atlantic University in Management and Marketing. All through her time in school and working elsewhere, she stayed in touch with Abby, followed Tomorrow's Rainbow, and supported us when needed. Avi became Eagala certified in 2016 because she wanted to help individuals struggling with addiction, something that is close to her heart because of her brother's addiction. She then came back to work at Tomorrow’s Rainbow as she was able to pursue her goals of helping people develop skills and work through trauma to prevent addiction as a detrimental behavior. Avi's brother died of an overdose in 2017, only strengthening the need within her to support more people.  His death aligned with our mission to support grieving families and she understood firsthand just how difficult processing death can be. 

Contact: avi@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.932.0569

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Cathy Lowry
Equine Specialist

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Cathy was born in South Florida but has lived periods of time in Mississippi, Massachusetts, and Texas. At age 5, her father gifted her with her first pony. They often went to races together. Watching the early morning workouts of the thoroughbreds was a special feeling for Cathy, creating memories that have lasted a lifetime and began her love of equines.  Cathy has always been fascinated with psychology and took some courses during her time in school. She never knew both of these interests could combine until she found Tomorrow's Rainbow and Eagala. Having been a bereaved child herself, Cathy empathizes with the grief that the Tomorrow's Rainbow children are experiencing and she is very grateful to be a part of an organization that is guiding children back to joy. Cathy gained her Eagala certification in April 2024. 

Contact: cathy@tomorrowsrainbow.org

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Erin Olbricht, RCSWI
Bereavement Program Coordinator

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Erin grew up in Kansas with horses integral to her upbringing. In 1997, she began working with children in residential treatment who were experiencing severe emotional and behavioral challenges. This experience led to her working with youth involved with the juvenile justice and child welfare systems for many years. In 2001, Erin moved to Florida and began volunteering at South Florida SPCA Horse Rescue in 2006, reigniting her passion and journey with horses. In 2008, she graduated from FIU with her Master's in Social Work and is a Registered Social Work Counseling Intern (RCSWI). Erin additionally became an Eagala-certified Equine Specialist in March 2023. 

Contact: erin@tomorrowsrainbow.org; Direct line: 954.780.9092

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Karen Davis-Torrence, RMHCI
Part-time Clinician

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Karen grew up in Queens, New York and came down to Florida originally in 1989 to attend Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, where she earned her Bachelor’s in Psychology. She moved back to New York City where she earned her Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from Long Island University and is a Registered Mental Health Counseling Intern (RMHCI). After having enough of the frigid weather in the Northeast, she moved down to South Florida in 2004 for good. She spent over a decade as a middle school teacher and providing in-home counseling to families. Karen is certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), solution-focused brief therapy (SF-BT), and motivational interviewing. After the death of her mother in 2022, she felt a calling to help those who have also experienced grief and loss, which led her to her position at Tomorrow’s Rainbow. Karen additionally became an Eagala-certified clinician in April of 2023.

Contact: karen@tomorrowsrainbow.org; Direct line: 954.636.1927

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Leah Eauslin
Operations Coordinator

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Leah is an Arizona native who moved to South Florida to attend high school when her parents’ jobs were relocated. She became involved with Tomorrow’s Rainbow as a volunteer in 2017 while searching for a place to help out where she could apply her numerous years of horse experience and support a mission that made a difference in the community. After moving back home to attend her dream school, Leah graduated early from Northern Arizona University with a Bachelor's in Justice Studies, emphasizing in Criminal Justice Administration, and certification in Intelligence Studies. Her primary goal is to run a nonprofit that focuses on a humane future for animals. She previously worked as the Donor Services Manager for Tierra Madre Horse and Human Sanctuary based in Cave Creek, AZ, and has spent 11 years in the nonprofit sector. Leah became an Eagala-certified Equine Specialist in December 2022. Additionally, Leah is the owner of Chestnut Equine LLC.

Contact: leah@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.953.0847

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Maria Arias
Program Administrator

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Maria Isabel was born and raised in Bogota, Colombia. She moved to Florida in 2000. She earned a BS in Psychology and a Masters in Marketing from Universidad Javeriana and Cesa-Eafit Colombia. Maria Isabel is a dedicated and goal-oriented entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, andhuman resources. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. In 2005, Maria Isabel met Abby and Tomorrow’s Rainbow when she brought her son, Matias, to attend the very first bereavement group held at the mini-ranch. Now, nearly 19 years later, she joins the team to share her life and professional experience with death, loss, & bereavement with the community.

Contact: maria@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.543.6302

Mary Jo Vandervoort
Volunteer and Special Projects Administrator

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Mary Jo is a southern girl, raised in Tallahassee, Florida. She moved down to South Florida in 1975 and met her husband Joe. She was in dentistry for over thirty years before retiring to become a full-time, stay-at-home mom to her five wonderful children.  A while after her kids had grown and moved out, she realized she wanted something meaningful to do for her community and heard about Tomorrow's Rainbow through a friend. Mary Jo quickly proved to have the skills and experience that were needed in other areas of our operations and she helped run our Thrift Store until it closed due to the COVID -19 pandemic. She has been part of our organization for the past ten years in a multitude of different capacities and now serves as the Volunteer and Special Projects Administrator.

Contact: maryjo@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.762.7038

Rachael Domeyer, MA
Clinician

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Rachael is originally from Oregon and recently moved to South Florida. She earned her Master's in Counseling in 2019 and has practiced in community mental health settings with teens and adults who have experienced trauma. Rachael was first drawn to the counseling profession because she loved hearing people's stories and getting to share in their journey. As an avid horse lover, the opportunity to partner with horses through EAP work was an exciting prospect and brought two of her passions together. She is excited to be a part of the Tomorrow’s Rainbow team, getting to help children and families on their journey to finding joy.

Contact: rachael@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.323.2243

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Yanique Taylor, LMFT-QS
Program Director

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Yanique is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Florida. She received a Bachelor's in Psychology from Florida Atlantic University and her Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University. Yanique is trained in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and as an Infant Toddler Developmental Specialist (ITDS). Additionally, she holds certificates from Trauma Focus Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), Nurturing Parenting Program, Circle of Security, and Perinatal Mood Disorders Components of Care. She has been providing counseling services to individuals, couples, and families for over 12 years. Additionally, Yanique is an Eagala certified practitioner. When presented with an opportunity to be a part of the Tomorrow's Rainbow staff, Yanique wholeheartedly accepted as she holds a place in her heart for children and families who are grieving and have experienced trauma. 

Contact: yanique@TomorrowsRainbow.org; Direct line: 954.283.8558

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