Brave Step

Leadership

Brave Step is comprised of a passionate board of directors, advisory board, and strategic experts helping fulfill the mission to empower those impacted by sexual violence. 

Board of Directors

Chaz Beasley

Chaz Beasley

Counsel, Financial Services at Moore & Van Allen

Kenneth Cooper, CPA

Kenneth Cooper, CPA

KPMG LLP

Dr. Erin DiCesare, PhD

Dr. Erin DiCesare, PhD

Johnson C. Smith University

Darrell Fincher, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP

Darrell Fincher, MS, PHR, SHRM-CP

Wells Fargo

Dr. Lisa Littlejohn Hill, PhD, MBA and LCMHC

Dr. Lisa Littlejohn Hill, PhD, MBA and LCMHC

Vision Counseling and Consulting, PLLC

Caleb Holloway

Caleb Holloway

Associate General Counsel, Atrium Health

Courtney Lawrence, MSW, LCSW

Courtney Lawrence, MSW, LCSW

Mecklenburg County Community Support Services

Ashley Pearson

Ashley Pearson

General Counsel, Tryon Management Group, LLC

Christine Roper

Christine Roper

MSPT, PYT, Owner of Roper Physical Therapy

Emily Wetsel, CPA

Emily Wetsel, CPA

Signing Director, CLA Charlotte

Advisory Board

Carole Bentley Ball, MA, LCMHC

Carole Bentley Ball, MA, LCMHC

Samantha Easters, MSW, LCSW

Samantha Easters, MSW, LCSW

Gene Edwards, PhD

Gene Edwards, PhD

Joyce Hennessy, MSW, LCSW

Joyce Hennessy, MSW, LCSW

Jan Keny, MS, LCMHC

Jan Keny, MS, LCMHC

Leigh Norwood, MSW, LCSW

Leigh Norwood, MSW, LCSW

UNC-Charlotte Counseling and Psychological Services

Diana Torres, MSW, LCSW

Diana Torres, MSW, LCSW

Michael Yonkovig, PhD, Psychologist

Michael Yonkovig, PhD, Psychologist

Sue Anne Wrenn, Psychotherapist, LCSW, BCD

Sue Anne Wrenn, Psychotherapist, LCSW, BCD

Strategic Partner

George W. Appenzeller, MSW, LCSW, LISW AP and CP, LPC

George W. Appenzeller, MSW, LCSW, LISW AP and CP, LPC

Social Work Solutions, PLLC

 

Sarah Meadows, MSW, LISW AP

Sarah Meadows, MSW, LISW AP

Social Work Solutions, PLLC