Our Staff

Steven G. Liga
Steve has over twenty years experience in the non-profit human services arena, sixteen of which were as CEO of a New Jersey affiliate of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. His passion is working with those who society too often considers invisible, including those who are hungry, homeless, or suffering from hidden conditions such as mental illness, addiction, and trauma.
Steven G. LigaChief Executive
Stuart M. Jackson
Stuart joined ACTS in 2018 and brings with him a wide array of experience ranging from non-profits, retail leadership, and consulting, to proudly serving his country throughout 20 years of service in the U.S. Marines. Stuart has a Ph.D. specializing in Leadership and Organizational Change and holds an M.B.A. in Management.
Stuart M. JacksonChief Operations
Vicente Garcia
Vicente began his training in a specialized accounting school when he was 11 years old. He has experience in diverse industries such as banking, automotive, IT, and mortgage, but has found his passion in the nonprofit world. He has a degree in International Business and a Master's degree in Finance.
Vicente GarciaChief Financial
Katherine Long
Katherine LongDirector of Helpline & Suicide
Lydia Teutsch
Lydia has been with ACTS since 2011. Prior to serving as Director of Sexual Assault Services, she was the Children’s Program Supervisor at Turning Points. Lydia has over 10 years of experience working with at-risk children and adults, as well as with survivors of child abuse, sexual trauma, and domestic violence.
Lydia TeutschDirector of Sexual Assault Services (SAVAS)