Malinda Wheeler, Treasurer has given tirelessly to children who have been abused. Over the years, Malinda has provided extensive assistance to the Children’s Advocacy Center to make it what it is today. She has been involved in every aspect of the CAC from visionary, board member, forensic nurse, forensic interviewer, donor and volunteer. She is one of the original board members currently serving on the CAC board of directors for the last 10 years.
Malinda is a trained forensic interviewer and remains a back up interviewer and steps in whenever needed, including weekends, all on a volunteer basis. She remains passionate about helping children, carefully listening to them and sending a message that she cares about each and every one of them.
Malinda also owns her own business called Forensic Nurse Specialists, Inc. This company contracts directly with law enforcement and hospitals to provide a specially trained forensic nurse to help victims who report sexual abuse or domestic violence and need a forensic examination. FNS works as a team with law enforcement, prosecutors, crime labs and advocacy to support victims of crime.