Director of Trauma Lens Care (TLC)
Yavapai County (Arizona) Community Health Department & MatForce
Stacey Gagnon is a passionate advocate for children in the areas of special needs, adoption and foster care. As a professional nurse, educator, author and speaker, Stacey has committed her life to bringing an informed voice to raise awareness, training and support for children in crisis and to those charged with their care.
Mrs. Gagnon is the creator and Director of Trauma Lens Care where she provides training on trauma, substance abuse, and ACE’s in schools, jails, and public forums.
Embodying her beliefs, Stacey is a mother of 7 children, 5 of which are adopted. Her critical work has resulted in the co-founding of Lost Sparrows, a non-profit that provides education and training to social service officials, government administration, and caregivers working with children in orphanages and foster care. Stacey will be hard at work raising awareness in Bosnia, Bulgaria, Russia and the Philippines over the course of 2019.