Board of Directors


Tom Adolph

Board Member

Tom is an attorney in Houston, Texas. Since 1981 he has worked with Fortune 500 companies, start-ups, inventors, writers, and artists in intellectual property matters, general business matters, and litigation. He was a partner at the law firms Baker Botts and Jackson Walker, and since 2011 he has worked at his own law firm, Adolph Locklar.

Tom is currently involved with Strake Jesuit College Preparatorya local Catholic high schooland the Galveston-based charity Jesse Tree, which serves those in need of food, housing, and health care. His wife, Margie, is a court appointed special advocate who protects the best interests of children who have been abused and neglected. Tom has previously worked with or been on the boards of several charities and service organizations. He has a B.A. from Rice University and a J.D. from Columbia University School of Law. Tom and Margie have six children and five grandchildren, each one their favorite.

Tom assists with oversight of legal issues related to the successful operation of 1in6.

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Indrajit Bardhan


Indrajit is a Managing Director of Credit Suisse in the Investment Banking division, based in New York. He is Head of Prime Services Risk as well as Head of Prime Services Americas, and is responsible for funding and liquidity for the Equity division.

Dr. Bardhan joined Credit Suisse in 2009 after leaving Merrill Lynch where he was COO of Prime Services. There he was responsible for Risk, Profitability and Strategy, and was the head of Funding, Capital and Liquidity for the Equities division. Prior to Merrill Lynch, Mr. Bardhan spent 13 years with Goldman Sachs Securities Services in New York and London where he traded a range of products including convertibles, warrants, stock loan and delta one products.

Dr. Bardhan holds a bachelor’s degree from IIT in Mumbai India as well as a master’s degree and a Ph.D. in operations research from Columbia University’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Dr. Bardhan lives in New York with his wife and four children.

Indrajit is involved in strategic planning for 1in6.

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Patti Giggans


Patti has been the Executive Director of Peace Over Violence (formerly LACAAW – the Los Angles Commission on Assaults Against Women), for 22 years. It is one of the oldest sexual, domestic and interpersonal violence prevention centers in the country. Under Patti’s direction, Peace Over Violence has become one of the leading domestic violence/sexual assault prevention agencies in the United States and Patti is considered a national expert in the field. She has co-authored several books, including 50 Ways to a Safer World and What Parents Need to Know About Dating Violence. In 2004 Patti was honored for her commitment to preventing violence and promoting peace with a California Peace Prize from The California Wellness Foundation.

Patti holds a B.A. in psychology from the University of Buffalo and a M.A. in nonprofit management. A black belt in karate and a master self-defense trainer, Patti founded the first women’s martial arts school in Southern California in 1978. Patti has also spearheaded advocacy efforts in support of the Sexual Assault Victims’ DNA Bill of Rights in California.

Patti serves as a liaison between 1in6 and existing agencies in the arena of violence and abuse, facilitating an understanding of the issues and needs of our target population in relation to those of others in this field.

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Claire Harwell

Board Member

Claire is the Legal Director for the New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc. In that role, she led the design, implementation, and management of the New Mexico Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs’ Community Justice Project, a 5-year pilot legal service program serving over 500 sexual assault survivors and 11 rape crisis centers.

For over 35 years, Claire has worked in the anti-violence field as a victim advocate, trainer, police officer, prosecutor, and finally, as a civil attorney. She’s worked in rape crisis centers in North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and New Mexico. She was a child abuse and sex crimes prosecutor in the Second Judicial District Attorney’s Office in Albuquerque and then served as the Director of the Violence Against Women Division of the New Mexico Attorney General’s office. Her prosecutions have been featured on true crime shows and in novels, documentary films, and news media.

As a private consultant Claire advises universities, the U.S. military, prosecutor’s offices, and the U.S. Dept. of Justice on matters relating to effective responses to crimes of sexual violence. She has a B.A. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and a J.D. from the University of New Mexico School of Law.

Claire assists with grant writing and oversight of legal issues related to the successful operation of 1in6.

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Greg Light

Board Member

Greg is the former owner of Business Archives, a company involved in the records management industry. The company was started by Greg in 1987 and recently sold to the industry leader, Iron Mountain. At the time of its sale the company had revenues of approximately $5.2 million and employed 35 people. Prior to starting Business Archives, Greg worked in the oil and gas industry for nine years. His last assignment was based in Cairo, Egypt where he was the Mideast Regional Sales Manager for an oilfield chemical company.

Greg is currently involved with several nonprofit boards in the Frederick, MD area. These organizations include Heartly House, an organization focusing on domestic violence and sexual abuse, and one of the local Rotary clubs, where he serves on the board of directors as well as chairing its Community Service Committee. He recently ended a term on the board of St. Thomas More, an independent catholic school. Greg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Distribution and an MBA from Texas A&M University.

Greg chairs the business development aspects of 1in6 and spearheads our year end fund raiser.

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David Lisak, PhD


Dr. David Lisak is the President and a founding member of the 1in6 Board of Directors and a retired Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He has studied the long term effects of childhood abuse in adult men, and the relationship between early abuse and the later perpetration of violence. His research has been published in leading journals in psychology, trauma, and violence, and he was the founding editor of the journal, Psychology of Men and Masculinity.

In addition to his research and teaching, Dr. Lisak has served as a faculty member of the National Judicial Education Program and the American Prosecutors Research Institute and he consults frequently with law enforcement and prosecutors on sexual violence and homicide cases across the country. Dr. Lisak has conducted workshops in all fifty states, and he also consults widely with universities, the U.S. military, and other institutions regarding sexual assault prevention and policies.

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David chairs the board of directors, coordinates all communication between staff and board, and facilitates board and committee meetings.

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Marshal McNiven

Board Member

Marshal McNiven has 12 years of digital experience launching new products and helping ambitious organizations transform to compete in today’s digital environment. He is currently a digital strategist at Huge where he specializes in sustainable product innovation & business transformation.

Marshal’s client experience includes: HBO GO, Lowe’s, Samsung, Toyota, & Google. Prior to joining Huge, Marshal served as a Product Lead at Kettle and was the co-founder of a digital product agency Martin Ashal.  Marshal started his career on the client side, doing interactive and advertising strategy for AOL Time Warner and Best Buy.

Marshal holds a B.S. in business from the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management.

Marshal is involved in strategic planning for 1in6, specific to the use of web related technologies and how to better serve our clients using those technologies.

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