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

CFO, Bullard Restaurant Group

Barbara Morales Burke

Barbara Morales Burke

Vice Board Chair

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

Dee McDougal

Dee McDougal

Secretary, Co-Chair, Philanthropy Committee

Senior Vice President, Diversity + Inclusion, Pacific Western Bank

Michael Olander

Michael Olander

Treasurer, Chair, Operations Committee

President, Phoenix Restaurant Group

Dan Baum

Dan Baum

The Obama Foundation

Sharon Baxter, MD

Sharon Baxter, MD

Retired Pediatrician

Zeke Bridges

Zeke Bridges

Vice Dean
Campbell University School of Law

Audrey Kemp Curry, DDS

Audrey Kemp Curry, DDS

General Dentist, Bull City Dental

Ilina Ewen

Ilina Ewen

Co-Chair, Philanthropy Committee

Director of Communications & Engagement, Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy

Paula Henderson

Paula Henderson

Vice President, US Government
SAS Institute, Inc.

Carmen Hooker Odom

Carmen Hooker Odom

Co-Chair, Programs & Policy Committee

Independent Health Policy Consultant

Thomas Moore

Thomas Moore

Cardinal Government Affairs

Katherine Vail Pope

Katherine Vail Pope

Child Advocate and Community Leader

Joel Rosch, PhD

Joel Rosch, PhD

Co-Chair, Programs & Policy 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 Director, Durham County Department of Social Services

Jesica Averhart

Jesica Averhart

Immediate Past Chair

CEO, Jes & Co.