2022 – 2023 Board of Directors

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

Tanya Armour

Tanya Armour

Director of Philanthropy, New Hanover Regional Medical Center Foundation

Sharon Baxter, MD

Sharon Baxter, MD

Retired Pediatrician

Zeke Bridges

Zeke Bridges

Board Treasurer

Vice Dean
Campbell University School of Law

Vernisha Crawford

Vernisha Crawford

Founder & CEO, BYE Foundation

Stephen Dauchert

Stephen Dauchert

Chief Marketing Officer, The Redwoods Group

Ilina Ewen

Ilina Ewen

Director of Communications & Engagement, Dorothea Dix Park Conservancy

Bill Goebel

Bill Goebel

Vice Chair, Boy Scouts National Service Territory 15

Paula Henderson

Paula Henderson

Vice President, US Government, SAS Institute, Inc.

Beth Hunt

Beth Hunt

Compliance and Enterprise Risk Management Officer, Fayetteville State University

Carmen Hooker Odom

Carmen Hooker Odom

Board Secretary

Independent Health Policy Consultant

Michael Olander

Michael Olander

Board Chair

President, Phoenix Restaurant Group

Dee McDougal

Dee McDougal

Vice Board Chair

Senior Vice President, Diversity + Inclusion, Pacific Western Bank

Katherine Vail Pope

Katherine Vail Pope

Child Advocate and Community Leader

Somer Saunders

Somer Saunders

Assistant Comptroller, Campbell University

Joel Rosch, PhD

Joel Rosch, PhD

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

Before you go, please consider giving the gift of safe childhoods. 

 

 All children deserve to grow up in safe and nurturing environments.

 TOGETHER, we CAN Prevent Child Abuse, NC!