TOMORROW'S RAINBOW PROGRAM STAFF
Founder & Executive Director/CEO
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.
Chief Operating Officer
Michelle Reese is the Chief Operations Officer of Tomorrow’s Rainbow, Inc. She has been a maternal child health advocate and leader in the industry for over twelve years and has also been acknowledged for her innovative programming designed to support women, children and families.
Ms. Reese spent the last twelve years as the Executive Director of Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition of Broward County and also served as the Chief Programs Officer for the Miami-Dade Healthy Start Coalition. Michelle has served on countless committees dedicated to reducing racial and health inequities, such as the Florida Health Equity Commission and the Black Infant Health Practice Initiative, the Florida Prematurity Task Force, Humana’s Health Advisory Committee and acted as Co-lead to the CDC FIMR HIV Project for Broward County. Michelle has been dedicated to serving women and children through her work on the Broward County Child Abuse Coordination Committee and her designation to the National Best Practices Committee for the Association of Maternal Child Health Programs. Michelle was recognized by the Florida Blue Foundation in the area of Program Innovation in 2017 and also successfully completed the CEO American Express Academy in 2016. During her time with Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies, she received RTS Bereavement Coordinator Certification to be able to support families who suffered the loss of their child. Michelle completed her undergraduate studies at Florida International University in the fields of Social Work and Psychology. Michelle is pleased to be working at Tomorrow’s Rainbow where she can continue her passion of making a difference in the lives of children and families.