Board of Directors

Kandace Watkins, Co-Chair
Assistant General Counsel
Self Help Credit Union

Jamie Sellers, Co-Chair
Director of Victim Assistance Court Program & Hotline

Maiysa Clark, Treasurer
Assistant Vice President Compliance Controls & Infrastructure
Corporate & Investment Banking Compliance
Wells Fargo Securities LLC

Laura O'Neal, Secretary
Carolina Psychological Associates

Vickie Evans
Chief Executive Officer
Performing Arts and Literary Society (PALS)

Kelli Raker
Coordinator of Entrepreneurial Law Programs
Duke Law

Michael Wilson
Law Student; Former Legislative Assistant for Rep. Chaz Beasley
NC General Assembly

KC Buchanan
Director of Housing and Therapeutic Services
LGBTQ Center of Durham

Leigh Sweet
Human Resources Manager
El Futuro

Mario Benavente
Legal Intern 
Fayetteville JFON

Elisabeth Jones
Legal Assistant
The Law Offices of Abraham Penn Jones

Kristen Powers
Executive Director
Benevolence Farm

Lauren Wilkie
Executive Director

Tracey Ray
Executive Director
Safe Haven of Pender, Inc.

Courtney Cottrell
Executive Director
Albemarle Hopeline.

Vickie Pait
Executive Director
Families First, Inc.