Board of Trustees


Laura Gorry


Jerry Schafer

Past President
McDonald’s Corporation

Christine Perciaccante

ATRS Consulting


Par Ventures, Inc.


Crystal Bledsoe


Joe Booden

The Coca-Cola Company

Nick Cerullo

Cerullo Wealth Management Team
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith

Diane DeGroff

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Tim Fisher

McDonald’s Corporation

Jeff Langdon

Duke Children’s Hospital

Diane McIntee

Optima Asset Management, LLC

Vanessa Raynor

Rehab Matters Speech & Language Services LLC

Ann Reed, M.D.

Duke Children’s Hospital

Ric Richards

The Richards Advantage

Edith Rosenblatt

Duke Children’s Hospital and Health Center

Michele Snyder, MD

WakeMed Hospital

Advisory Board

Ric Richards

The Richards Advantage

Geoff Krouse

Duke Law School
Smith Anderson Law Firm

Tim Denny

Daybreak Management Company

Joel Graybeal

Triangle Rock Club

Johnny Moore

IMG College


Choose Kindness. Make Today Count. Shine Your Light.

Oie Osterkamp

Executive Director

Development, Communications & Administrative Team

Nancy Arne Jones

Senior Director of External Relations

Mitzi Viola

Director of Development

Traci Cortez

Director of Special Events

Bill McChesney

Finance Director

Patricia Hume

Development & Accounting Manager

Teresa Tate

Development & Accounting Coordinator

Volunteer Services

Clay Ragan

Volunteer Manager

Tiffany Long

WakeMed Family Room and House Manager

Chris Ruggeri

Duke Family Room Manager

Family Care

Katie Lowek

Director of Operations

Stephanie Whigham

Senior Manager, Family Care

Mauro Rubi

Maintenance Manager

Katie Duncan

Family Care Coordinator