Our Staff & Board

Our Staff

Marianne Martinez, MPA

Marianne Martinez, MPA

Executive Director

Wellness Program Coordinator

Wellness Program Coordinator

Kenny Parmenter, LCSW-A, LCAS-A

Kenny Parmenter, LCSW-A, LCAS-A

Mental Health Therapist

Jessica Rodriguez

Jessica Rodriguez

Outreach Coordinator

Ricardo Ball

Ricardo Ball

Outreach Worker

Our Medical Staff

Graeme Potter, MD, Medical Director

David Trigg, MD – volunteer

Katharine Whitfield, DO – volunteer

 

David McCord, PhD – volunteer psychologist

 

Ingrid Abrahamson, PA

Darren Absher, DNP

Sandy Gibson, FNP

James Holbrook, FNP

Andrea Morrissey, FNP

 

Ana Anaya-Blas, RN

Alex Escobar, RN

Radix Faruq, CNA

Emily Hamilton, RN

Our Board

President

Colleen Hayes, RN, MHS – WCU School of Nursing

Vice President

David Trigg, MD – Retired, Cherokee Hospital

Secretary

Melissa McKnight, MPH – Jackson County Health Department

Treasurer

Osiel Gonzalez – Mecklenburg County Health Department

Medical Director

Graeme Potter, MD – Dogwood Wellness & Swain County Health Department

Members

Beau Coan – Papa Noel Christmas Trees

Ted Coyle, PhD – WCU Anthropology & Sociology Department

Kate Renner – Gaia Herbs Farm