Who We Are

Our Team

Mary Angel Bastin, General Manager of Second Hope Shop
Joey Powell, Executive Director
Meredith Richbourg, Director of Operations

Board Officers

Colleen McGowan, Chair Academic Industry Coordinator, Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering at UNC and NC State University
Sanyam Parikh, Chair-Elect Partner Wyrick Robbins
Lori Lee, Founder Owner, Lori King Lee
Stephanie Mazze, Marketing/Comms Chair Director of Customer Experience, Inveniv
Garrett Klas, Finance Chair Principal, Sea Cliff Consulting
Shriya Soora, Events Co-Chair Senior Grant Strategist, Baebies
Emily Fera, Events Co-Chair
Jaclyn Starritt, Programs Committee Chair Psychologist, TCBH Cary, LLC
Matt Phillips, Development Chair Senior Sales Specialist, Leica Biosystems

Board Members

Dr. Marie Ambroise Thigpen Neonatologist, UNC Rex Healthcare
Claudia Cadet, MD Neonatologist, WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Jennifer Chandler Associate Director of Development, University of North Carolina Arts and Sciences Foundation
Leslie deRosset Implementation Specialist, Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute
Rob Hamilton, CPA Senior Accountant, James River Insurance Company
Kerry Henderson Founder and Owner, Curioso Communications
Dr. Katherine Hutchinson Licensed Clinical Psychologist Peak City Psychology
Erin Rinn Attorney, VMware
Bryan Strothmann Account Executive, Insight

Volunteer Committee Members

Programming: Andrew DiMartino, Danielle Pardo

Events: Emily Best, Ashley Lindeman, Natalie Norris, Lauren Parikh, Leigh Ann Rotz, Brittany Shumaker

Finance: Tyrone Battle, Chase White

Development: Corwin Arthur, Srujan Bhagwat, Stacey Craps, Dr. Phillip Deibel, Josh Jones, William Nicholson, Sarah Beth Overton

We’re so thankful for these individuals who share their time and talents toward the heavy-lifting and oversight of Me Fine’s work!