To speak to one of our staff members, please call (252) 985-4300.

Henrietta Zalkind
Executive Director, ext. 209


Carol Crocker
Operations Director, ext. 201

Michelle Battle
Family Resource Center Coordinator, ext. 256
Christina Mitchell
Contracts Specialist, ext. 221
Derek Roberson
Family Resource Center Specialist, ext. 222
Don Williamson
Controller, ext. 211 
Elsie “Marie” Daniel-Sivels
Budget and Contracts Manager, ext. 203
Muoi Ong
Accounting Specialist, ext. 217
Tanisha Hart
Accounting Coordinator, ext. 213


                         Abbi Mullens
                         Family Services Coordinator, ext. 254
Debra Boudreau
Playgroup Coordinator, ext. 242
Gladys Richardson
Scholarship Coordinator, ext. 208
Heather St.Clair
Subsidy Program Manager, ext. 212 
Iris Ray 
Family Services Specialist, ext. 220
Jennifer Cobb
Family Services Program Manager, ext. 270
Johneshia Hunter
NC Pre-K Coordinator, ext. 219
Core Quality Improvement Specialist, ext. 215
Katrice Johnson
Subsidy Specialist, ext. 245
Jasmine Smith
Regional Infant-Toddler Specialist, ext. 214
                         Kimberly Hickerson
                         Program Director, ext. 202
Shewanna Manning
Quality Improvement Specialist, ext. 244
Shaquana Bynum
Healthy Social Behavior Specialist, ext. 206
Sonja Person
Family Services Coordinator, ext. 241
Tracy Pittman
CCR&R Core Services Program Manager, ext. 204

                   Research & Development

Sydney Land
R&D Director, ext. 247

                         Abby Baker
                         FEED Coordinator, ext. 235
Bethany Lambeth
Community Outreach Specialist, ext. 237
Colleen Dew
Evaluation Specialist, ext. 252
                         Debra Lanham
                         Communications & Development Manager, ext. 232
Courtney Callinan
Ready Schools Coordinator, ext. 265
                         Donia Simmons
                         Ready Communities Specialist, ext. 236
                         Emily Haley
                         Community Collaboratives Director, ext. 240
Kylee Wormuth
Healthy Kids Manager, ext. 238
Kyler Daniels
                         Ready Schools Specialist, ext. 262
                         Chasity Harrison
                         Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, ext.223
Healthy Kids Specialist, ext. 271
Monica Dood
Communications & Development Coordinator, ext. 239
Sydney Land
Program Development Manager, ext. 247
Viola Barnes-Gray
Ready Communities Coordinator, ext. 251