Casey Gwinn is the President and Co-Founder of the Alliance. Mr. Gwinn is also the visionary behind the Family Justice Center Movement, first proposing the concept of the Family Justice Center model in San Diego in 1989. He is a national expert on domestic violence, including prosecution, strangulation, and best practices. Prior to this position, Mr. Gwinn was the elected San Diego City Attorney. Mr. Gwinn has authored or co-authored ten books and a host of journal articles in the last ten years including his newest book, Hope Rising: How the Science of HOPE Can Change Your Life (2018), written with Dr. Chan Hellman.  Mr. Gwinn is also the founder of Camp HOPE America, the first camp in the country focused on children impacted by domestic violence.