Board of Directors


Candy Brown Thompson, Board Chair
Treatment Coordinator, Armstrong & Tant General Dentistry

Brett DeSelms, Vice President
Attorney, Mewborn & DeSelms

Sandra Watkins, Treasurer
First Citizens Bank

Carolyn Jensen, Secretary
Retired State Probation Officer


Cyndi Brown, Member
Managing Editor, Jacksonville Daily News

Lisa Eaffaleano, Member
Branch Manager, MCCS, Family Advocacy Program

Paula Redick, Member
Community Relations Manager, JOEMC

Shirley Cox, Member
VP of HR, JOEMC

Michael Yaniero, Past Board Chair
Chief of Police, City of Jacksonville

Lesley Eason, Member
Assistant Superintendent for Instructional Services & Continuous Improvement, Onslow County School District