Our professional staff has the experience and education to work individually with each client; to establish an understanding of the possibilities for living a healthy life; and to create an atmosphere in which clients, their friends and family, and the community as a whole can achieve a more substantial quality of life.
Julie Meyer, Executive Director
Julie joined the staff as Executive Director on April 1, 2002. She brings a wide range of experience with her Master’s degree in Counseling, extensive work as a volunteer in non-profit organizations, and diverse work in the for-profit business world. Julie is dedicated to the challenge of serving the clients and helping the agency continue to grow. She is located in our Lexington office.
Charlene McKay, Medical Case Manager
Charlene joined the staff as an HIV Case Manager on February 2, 2009. Her office is located at our Winston-Salem satellite office - 1001 S. Marshall Street, Suite L-7 – West Salem Square – formerly the Hewiett Business Center. Her experiences gained from working in the field of substance abuse/prevention, HIV health education and outreach, and case management bring diversity to the agency. Charlene strives to help clients achieve empowerment and self-sufficiency.
Cheryl Newsome, Medical Case Manager
Cheryl joined our staff October 29, 2012. She will be working primarily out of our Lexington office. Cheryl has experience in working with people who struggle in a children’s group home setting and a substance abuse halfway house for women. Her diverse case management experience combined with her degree in Social Work will allow her to work well with our population. She also strives to guide our clients toward self-sufficiency and empowerment.