2023-24 Continuum of Care Board Members

Anne Best, Family Promise, Executive Director
Dawn Ferrer, A Safe Place, Program Director
Kyle Abrams, Good Shepherd Center, Assistant Director
Leslie Smiley, Cape Fear Health Net, Executive Director
Meg McBride, Hope Recovery Church, Pastor
Laurie Kidd, Novant Health
Tommy Taylor, United Way, CEO
Cecelia Peers, Trillium, Southern Regional Manager
Jessica Biel, Pender County Schools, McKinney-Vento Program Coordinator
Andrea Stough, Domestic Violence Shelter and Services Inc, Resident Services Director
LaCretia Keith, NHC Public Library, Library Social Work Program Manager
Laura Bullock, Vigilant Hope, Director of Community Engagement
Marimer McKenzie, Cape Fear Latinos, Treasurer
Jamie Stokely, Helping Hands of the CommunityExecutive Director
Robert Campbell, New Beginnings Church, Pastor

Jason Black, Coastal Horizons Center, HAARTS Director
Connie Morris, The Salvation Army Cape Fear, Major

Local Government Representation:
In July 2021, the CoC Board voted to amend the by-laws of the organization to create permanent representation on the Board for the Counties served by the CoC as well as the City of Wilmington. These local government entities are financial supporters of the CoC and its activities as well as partners in serving the homeless population in our region.  After July 2021, vacancies in these permanent Board Seats are to be filled by Representatives appointed by the Leadership of corresponding local government entity.

New Hanover County - Tufanna Bradley, Assistant County Manager of Human Services
City of Wilmington - Thom Moton, Jr., Deputy City Manager
Brunswick County - David Stanley, Deputy County Manager, Director of Health and Human Services

2023-24 CFHCoC Executive Committee

Kyle Abrams, Chair

Meg McBride, Vice Chair

LaCretia Munn Keith, Secretary


                             Committee Leadership

Committee Name Committee Chair
Oversight Committee Dawn Ferrer
Ranking Committee Leslie Smiley
Point-in-Time Planning Committee LaCretia Keith
EHV/Voucher Committee Cecelia Peers
Coordinated Entry Committee Andrea Stough
Structure Committee Jessica Biel
HMIS Kyle Abrams
Veterans Strategy Committee Kyle Abrams
Lived Experience Advisory Committee Meg McBride
Brunswick Subcommittee Jamie Stokely
Pender Subcommittee Searching