From left, Lisa Barker, who served as director of Swain/Qualla Safe, has retired. Laura Mason is the new executive director for the local nonprofit. After 26 years spent serving victims of domestic violence and sexual assault through Swain/Qualla Safe, Lisa Barker has retired from her post as director of the nonprofit. Barker came to Safe first… Premium Content is available to subscribers only. Please login here to access content or go here to purchase a subscription.