Tanya Fritz, CSW, currently serves as Advocacy and Prevention Program Director, overseeing the Children’s Home Child Advocacy Center in Rapid City, as well as statewide awareness and education campaigns. Tanya holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Colorado State University.

Tanya has called Children’s Home Society of South Dakota “home” for 13 years where she oversees collaborative investigations of child sexual abuse cases in Rapid City and the surrounding communities.Through outreach and education of parents and professionals, the Child Advocacy Center aims to reduce child abuse, while simultaneously creating an environment where children are more comfortable disclosing abuse and adults are more prepared to hear these disclosures.