Community involvement


I believe that we should do what we can to improve the lives of others by giving back to our community. Over the years it has been my privilege and pleasure to work with many fine people across the Triad as a supporter, volunteer and board member of these outstanding organizations.

Activities in the Community

  • Currently serving as Chairman of the Winston-Salem / Forsyth County Board of Education  
  • Forsyth Tech Board of Trustees
  • Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County Board Member
  • Kernersville Medical Center Board of Directors Vice President
  • High Point University Alumni Board Member
  • Kernersville Cares for Kids Board of Directors 
  • Elected and served five terms on the Board of Aldermen for the Town of Kernersville
  • Mayor Pro Tem, Town of  Kernersville 2011-2013
  • Past Elementary School Liaison for Winston Salem Forsyth County Council of PTA’s
  • Past President of the Board of Directors for Next Step Ministries
  • Past Kernersville YMCA Advisory Board Member
  • Past Kernersville Shepherds Center Board of Directors
  • Past Board Member Kernersville Chamber of Commerce
  • Past Leadership Kernersville Co-Chair 2000
  • Past PTA President Cash Elementary School
  • Past PTA President Kernersville Middle School 
  • Supporter/Volunteer – Kernersville Soccer Association, Kernersville Little League, Special Olympics, East Forsyth High School, Glenn High School, Kernersville Middle School, Kernersville Elementary School

Awards/ Achievements

  • Named one of the Triads 40 Leaders under 40 in 2006
  • Led Caudill’s to being named one of the Top 100 Small Business In N.C. in 2008
  • Named Kernersville’s Citizen of the Year in 2012 
  • Awarded Kernersville’s Community Distinguished Service Award in 2016

Hobbies & Interest

  • Member of Sedge Garden Methodist Church
  • Loves animals (especially her two German Shepherds) 
  • Enjoys working out and spending time with her husband and son


  • East Forsyth High School Class of 1989
  • High Point University, Bachelor of Arts 1993
  • Graduate of The Leadership Kernersville Program 1997
  • Graduate of The Piedmont Triad Leadership Network 1999
  • Graduate of UNC School of Government Leadership Academy Elected Officials 
  • Graduate of Leadership Winston-Salem 2016