Vecinos, We Are Neighbors

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Staff and Board

Amy Schmidt (with farmworker patient)

Executive Director

Email[email protected]

Amy Schmidt is a native of Sylva, North Carolina, where she graduated from Smoky Mountain High School and Western Carolina University, with a B.A. in English and Spanish. After traveling and working abroad as an ESL teacher for several years, Amy returned home to work as an Outreach Worker for Vecinos in April of 2012. She transitioned to Executive Director in May of 2014.  She is passionate about travel and adventure, literature, health, music, and anything out of doors.


ClinicJamie Holbrook RN, BSN, CPEN
Outreach Nurse
Email: [email protected]

Jamie Holbrook lives in Asheville, North Carolina, where he also works in the Emergency Department of Mission Hospital.

His interests include migrant and refugee health care, pediatrics, and women’s health care. He is currently pursuing a degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner.