2017-2018 Board of Directors


  • Cindy McGann
    Classic Events, LLC
  • Beth Storie
    Outer Banks This Week


  • Jamie LaVier
    Towne Bank


  • Tristan Roderick
    Kids First

Assistant Secretaries

  • Ryan Henderson                                                                                               
    Outer Banks Family YMCA
  • Sheena Berry Fuller
    Dare County Schools

Immediate Past Chair

  • Amy Montgomery
    Outer Banks Hospital


  • April Bodiford
    Dare County Parks & Rec - Fessenden
  • Jay Burrus
    Department of Health & Human Services
  • Danny Couch
    Dare County Board of Commissioners
  • John Farrelly
    Dare County School Superintendent
  • DuWayne Gibbs
    Father's Tabernacle
  • Molly Harrison
    One Boat
  • Peter Rascoe
    Town of Southern Shores
  • Ray Robinson
    OBX Sporting Events
  • Betty Selby
    Monday Night Alive
  • Kathy Spencer
    Roanoke Island Presbyterian Child Care
  • Amelia Twiddy
    Dare County Head Start
  • Jonathan Wark
    Dare County Library 
  • Tim White
    Dare County Public Services



Nancy Griffin
Executive Director


Julie Stewart
Administrative/Program Assistant


Carla Heppert
Early Learning Coordinator (Pre-Literacy)


Emily Kenyon
Early Childhood Specialist (QEP)


Angela Owens
Fiscal Coordinator


Sara Sampson
Family Support Manager


Kathy Waxman
Parent Educator (Parents as Teachers)


Bonnie Brumbeloe
Early Childhood Education Manager