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North Carolina Local Leadership

Youth Villages Local Staff

Paul Enderson
Executive Director – North Carolina

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Annie Smith
State Director – Community-Based Programs

John Horton
Director – Development

Local Board

Community leaders serve on Youth Villages’ North Carolina Board to actively promote and support our mission to help children and families live successfully and advocate proven solutions for the foster care/child welfare and juvenile justice systems. Board members play a significant role at the local level establishing Youth Villages as the leading provider of effective programs for troubled children and their families.

Natalie Frazier Allen
Founder & CEO
The Arts Empowerment Project
Charlotte

Justin Arnall
Mortgage Loan Originator; Vice President Mortgage Bankers Association of WNC
Crew Lending – A Division of Goldwater Bank, N.A.
Asheville

George Awad
Freelance Graphic Designer
Asheville

Tia Bethea
Community Impact Manager
Google Fiber
Raleigh

Sara Boehm
Civic Leader
Charlotte

Meredith Buckner
Registered Radiologic Technologist/
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Mission Hospital
Asheville

Devon Cains
Client Director
F5 Networks
Charlotte

Laura Crago
Financial Advisor
Edward Jones
Asheville

Nancy “Nan” Gray
Regional Marketing Manager
Sprint
Charlotte

Craig Paridy
Director, Executive Alignment & Messaging
Duke Energy Corporation
Charlotte

Jennifer Van Lue
Individual & Family Therapist
Aspire Center for Personal Growth
Asheville