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Release: Dec. 16, 2002

Miller appointed executive director of Rape Victim Advocacy Program

Karla S. Miller has been appointed executive director of the Rape Victim Advocacy Program (RVAP), which she previously served as director from 1981 to 1991.

Miller earned her B.A. and M.S.W. from UI. Her appointment as executive director became effective Dec. 1.

The Rape Victim Advocacy Program serves victims and survivors of sexual assault in Johnson, Washington, Cedar and Iowa Counties through its 24-hour crisis line, support groups, victim advocacy and community education. The RVAP also houses the Statewide Sexual Assault Hotline and coordinates the Johnson County Sexual Assault Response Team.