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


Family Services Specialist, ext. 206
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. 205
Jennifer Cobb
Family Services Program Manager, ext. 270
Johneshia Hunter
NC Pre-K Coordinator, ext. 219
Joyce West
Core Quality Improvement Specialist, ext. 215
Katrice Johnson
Subsidy Specialist, ext. 245
Jasmine Smith
Infant-Toddler Specialist, ext. 257
                         Kimberly Hickerson
                         Program Director, ext. 202
Shewanna Manning
Quality Improvement Specialist, ext. 244
Shaquana Bynum
Healthy Social Behavior Specialist, ext. 214
Sonja Person
Family Services Coordinator, ext. 241
Family Services Specialist, ext. 254
                         Program Specialist, ext. 232
Tracy Pittman
CCR&R Core Services Program Manager, ext. 204

                         Research & Development

Emily Haley
R&D Director, ext. 240

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