Executive Director

Anna is passionate about helping all children grow and develop to reach their potential. As a parent to a child who has developmental delays, she is dedicated to serving families and helping them overcome the obstacles they may face. Anna has a Bachelors degree in Elementary Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and has 5 years of teaching experience at various grade levels in the elementary setting. Once her son was born in December of 2015, she left the classroom in order to meet his needs both medically and developmentally. She is dedicated to working with children and families in order to make sure they have the resources and support they need.

Director Emeritus, Founder

Shanee is a devoted advocate for children and families, and is passionate about nurturing growth within families of children with developmental delays.  Shanee has received her PhD in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University, her Masters degree in Social Work from the University of New England, with a concentration in Micro Practice focused on individuals, families, and groups, and her Bachelors degree in Social Work from Longwood University.  She is a Certified Autism Specialist, has a Certificate in Child Nutrition, as well as Parent Training. She is a member the National Association of Social Workers, and the Autism Society of NC/Forsyth County.  Shanee is always learning and strives to cultivate meaningful relationships within the community by using her expertise of working in home, community, and private school settings.


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