Meetings of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee

Click here for the 2021-2022 meeting schedule of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee.

A limited number of seats will be available at the CYP Center for meetings. Attend remotely by clicking on the link below:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 252 441 0614

You can also dial in using your phone: (646) 558-8656     Meeting ID: 252 441 0614

2021-2022 Board of Directors


  • Jonathan Wark
    Dare County Library
  • Sheena Fuller
    Dare County Schools Psychologist


  • Kenny Marshall
    First Bank


  • Beth Storie
    Outer Banks This Week
  • Jennifer Schwartzenberg
    Outer Banks Hospital

Immediate Past Chair

  • Michelle Lewis
    Peace Garden


  • Carolyn Norman-Holadia
    Dare County Youth Center
  • Cynthia Crabtree
    Dare County Health & Human Services
  • Danny Couch
    Dare County Board of Commissioners
  • Jamie Koch
    Outer Banks Family YMCA
  • Jen Noell
    Parent/NC Pre-K Teacher's Assistant
  • Kathy Spencer
    Child Care Services, Retired
  • Latoya Gamboa
    Outer Banks Women's Care
  • Marizol Muniz
    Community Member
  • Melinda Mogowski
    OBX Therapy
  • Michelle Portoukalian
    College of the Albemarle, Dare County Campus
  • Sheila Davies
    Dare County Department of Health & Human Services
  • Tess Judge
    Director Emeritus
  • Tim White
    Director Emeritus



Email a staff member by clicking the name below. General inquiries may be sent to


Sara Sampson
Executive Director


Kaylee Askew
Administrative/Program Assistant


Carla Heppert
Education & Program Evaluation Manager

Jennifer Bradshaw Garrett
Early Childhood Specialist (QEL)


Angela Owens
Financial Coordinator


Molly McGinnis
Family Support Services Coordinator


Kathy Waxman
Parent Educator (Parents as Teachers)


Bonnie Brumbeloe
Early Care & Education Manager