The board is made up of individuals with a variety of career backgrounds, but they are united in their passion to help children with learning differences succeed.

Jamie Treadaway—Chair—President of Hickory Mart Shows

Karen McDougal—Vice Chair—Retired college professor

Lee Rogers—Treasurer—Pharmacist

Nancy Bledsoe—Secretary—Community volunteer

Pat Anderson—Ex Officio—Former educator

Windy Barham— MTSS Coordinator and CPI Trainer, Catawba County Schools

Tammy Brown—Director of Elementary Curriculum & ESL Services for Newton-Conover City Schools

Monica Campbell—Teaching Scholars Program Director and Associate Professor, Lenoir-Rhyne University

Anna Hall—Publisher—Hickory Macaroni Kids-Western Piedmont Website

Nancy Meres—Former Oncology Pharmaceutical representative

Sandy Porter—President of The Porter Agency, Marketing

Thea Sinclair—Retired teacher

Brian Smith—Kindergarten teacher and Top Teacher Blogger

JoAnn Spees—Ex Officio—Retired nonprofit executive director