Board Leaders

Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina is led by statewide volunteer leaders dedicated to child well-being and family strengthening efforts across North Carolina.

Jed Hysong, CPA

Jed Hysong, CPA

Chair

Zeke Bridges

Zeke Bridges

Vice Chair

Assistant Dean of Administration
Campbell University School of Law

Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore

Secretary

Cardinal Government Affairs

Michael Olander

Michael Olander

Treasurer, Co-Chair, Communications Committee

President, Phoenix Restaurant Group

Jesica Averhart

Jesica Averhart

Immediate Past Chair

Executive Director, Leadership Triangle
Owner, SESA Events

Dan Baum

Dan Baum

Co-Chair, Communications Committee

The Obama Foundation

Sharon Baxter, MD

Sharon Baxter, MD

Retired Pediatrician

Audrey Kemp Curry, DDS

Audrey Kemp Curry, DDS

General Dentist, Bull City Dental

Ilina Ewen

Ilina Ewen

Director of Communications and Engagement, Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy

Paula Henderson

Paula Henderson

Vice President, US Government
SAS Institute, Inc.

Carmen Hooker Odom

Carmen Hooker Odom

Independent Health Policy Consultant

Monica Jacimore

Monica Jacimore

Vice President, Branch Manager III, First Bank (FBNC)

Dee McDougal

Dee McDougal

Chair, Philanthropy Committee

Senior Vice President, Diversity + Inclusion, Pacific Western Bank

Barbara Morales Burke

Barbara Morales Burke

Co-Chair, Policy and Programs Committee

Vice President, Health Policy and Chief Compliance Officer
BlueCross BlueShield of NC

Katherine Vail Pope

Katherine Vail Pope

Child Advocate and Community Leader

Joel Rosch, PhD

Joel Rosch, PhD

Co-Chair, Policy and Programs Committee

Senior Research Scholar and Policy Liaison, Center for Child and Family Policy, Duke University

Susan Scott

Susan Scott

Chief Advancement and Marketing Officer, UNC-TV

Catherine Williamson-Hardy, MPA

Catherine Williamson-Hardy, MPA

Deputy Directer, Durham County Department of Social Services