Safe Zone Members

The Safe Zone program is a symbol of East Carolina University’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. The purpose of Safe Zone is to create a network of allies who support ECU’s vision of a safe and welcoming campus for sexual and gender minorities. The list below represents more than 400 faculty and staff who have participated in Safe Zone training and who are willing to listen and to support your success at ECU.

Sandy Acheampong, Ph.D.
Enfiniti Afriyie, B.A.
Elizabeth Albright, BSBA
Jeffery Alejandro, Ed.D.
Chelley Alexander, M.D.
James H. Allison, M.D.
Bernice M. Alston, Ph.D.
Jim Aloor, Ph.D.
Alta Andrews, Ph.D.
Alyssa Arnold, M.Ed.
Jessica Ashton, M.S.Ed.
Cailin Asip, M.Ed.
Traci Baer
Alan R. Bailey
Sherri M. Bailey
Mallory N. Ball, MPH
Dr. Sharon M. Ballard
Sambuddha Banerjee
Rebecca Barnard
Teresa Baro
LaToya Battle
Eboni J. Baugh, Ph.D., CFLE
John Baumgarter
Jennifer Baysden
Beth Bee
Beth Bengala, M.S.
Ronny A. Bell
Nicholas Benson
Elizabeth Bentz
Nicole Bersey, M.Ed.
Vanessa M. Berrios PA-C
Aaron Michael Bevill
April Blakeslee, Ph.D.
Racheal Blanset, M.S.
Laura P. Bliley, MSN, R.N.
Melissa Bolen
Milton Bond, MSA
Anyah Born
Hank Bowen
Sam Boyce, MSEd
Abigail Boyer
Barbara Brehm, M.Ed.
Michael Brewer
William Bridge, M.D.
Amy Bright
Cheryl Bright
Andrea T. Bristol
Corena Bristow
Anthony C. Britt
Gretchen Brockmann, M.Ed.
Chequita Brooks
Kristen Brooks, M.A., CHES
Abbie Brown, Ph.D.
Lisa Brown, M.A.Ed
David Bucci, EdD
Julie Bullock
Kathleen Bursky, M.A., LPCA
Lillian M. Butler
Kristen Byrum
Esme Cabral
Sarah Callihan, MEd
Kendall M. Campbell, M.D.
Linda L. Campion, Ph.D.
Jill Matarelli Carlson, MFA
Sgt. Stephanie Carnevale
Layne Carpenter, M.A.
Marissa Carraway, Ph.D.
Andrew Cartee, M.A.Ed.
Chad Carwein, LEED GA
Lisandra de Castro Brás
Dr. Nikki Caswell
Mike Catalano
Brian Cavanaugh, M.A.Ed.
Joseph Chalovich, Ph.D.
Chris H. Chappell, M.A.Ed.
Stephen C. Charles, M.S., MABMH, Ph.D., CHSE
Chanel Child
Georgia Childs, M.A.Ed.
Ashli R. Clark, PA-C
Tina Clift
Maggie Clifton, D.O.
Tameka Cogdell, M.S., BSBF
Sam Combs, CRW
Lisa Compton
Allison Connelly, P.T.
Eleanor I. Cook, MSLS, M.A.
Kristen Cooney
Joquita Cooper
Dr. Greg Corack
Dr. Irma Corral
Vivian Martin Covington, Ed.D.
Kathleen T. Cox
Vanessa Cox
Taria Crenshaw
Loni Crumb, Ph.D., LPC, NCC
Paul R. G. Cunningham, M.D., FACS
Kevin Currie-Knight
Lori Curtindale, Ph.D.
Kristen Cuthrell
Jeanne Finney Dao, M.S., RDN, LDN, CDE
Teal Darkenwald
Martha Dartt, RN, FNP, MSN
Bailey Davis
Cynthia S. Deale, Ph.D.
Carole M Dempsey, MPA
Adam Patrick Denney
Alex R. Dennis, M.S., NCC
Bessie Detwyler
Jamie DeWitt
Regina DeWitt
Kylene Dibble, MSW
Sarah Dietz, Psy.D
Emily Dixon, M.A.
Lisa Domico, Ph.D.
Ciarra J.M. Dortche, MPH
Lisa Dozier
Matthew Drake
Joseph Dresselhaus
Cheryl Dudasik-Wiggs, Ph.D.

Trace J. Dudley
John Dunning
Beth Dunton, M.A.
Sheena Eagan
Bob Edwards
Justin R. Edwards, MD, FAAFP
Terri Edwards, MEd, MA, NBCT
Brittany Egan, MSN, LCSWA
William Ehling
Beth Endsley
Peter Eischens, M.S., CRC
Cheryl V. Elhammoumi, MSN, RN, CCRN
Katie Erickson
Sylvia Escott-Stump, M.A., RDN
Pam Evans
Ericka Faison
Johna Lee Faulconer, Ed.D.
Ellen Farris
Mary Farwell, Ph.D.
Erin Field
Adrienne Fike
Charlotte Fitz Daniels
Jonathon Firnhaber
Carrie Forbes
Sierra Nicole Fountain
Todd Fraley
Jeff Friedrich
Dr. Anna Froula
Julie W. Gauss, D.O., M.P.H.
Jacob S. Garman, B.S.
LaTonya Gaskins
Damara Gaylord
William Gee
Jayne Geissler, Ph.D.
Karen Goble, M.A.
Tamette Goddard, M.S.
Ellen Goldberg, MSN, RN
Edwin Gόmez, Ph.D., CPRP
Scott R. Gomez
Christine Rivera Gonzales, B.S.
Gladys Gonzalez, B.S.
Mike Goodhart, M.A.
Lacey L. Gray, M.A.
LaToya M. Griffin, Ph.D.
Keri Fox Grimsley
Charles Gustina, MFA
Dr. Corinee W. Guy
Amanda Haberstroh, Ph.D., MLIS
Cortney Hagan
Bertha Hambidge, MD
Mike Hanley, M.S., LAT, ATC
Johanna Hannan, Ph.D.
Liza Hardy-Braz
Brenda Hardee
Sonya R. Hardin, Ph.D., NP, FAAN
Chelsie Hargrove
Jarmichael R. Harris, M.S., LCAS-A
Nancy Harris, M.S., RDN, LDN
Kelley Haven, M.D., Ob/Gyn
Larissa Heckler, AUD, CCC.A
Aaron Henderson
Kim Higdon
Caroline Hill, M.S.
Kathy Hill
Alexis Hinson, M.Ed.
Lydia Hitchcock, M.A.
William W. Hitt, M.S., LPC, NCC
Moses Hollis, MPA
Amy Hoover
Andrew Horne, MSiT
Jennifer Horne
Talia Horwitz
Larry Houston
Lauren Howard, M.A.Ed.
LaSean Hutcherson, M.A., BS
David Ingram, M.A.
Jarecia R. Jacobs
Toya S. Jacobs, MPA
Collenn Janeiro, Ph.D.
Jane Ann McAllister Jarrett, M.S., CPRP
Christine Jehu, Ph.D.
Jakob Jensen, Ph.D., LMFT
Tomeka Jernigan, MBA
Courtney Johnson
Emily B Johnson
Dr. Erika K. Johnson
Sarah E. Johnson, PT, DPT, OCS, COMT
Toni Johnson, M.D.
Claudia L. Jolls
Laura Jolly
Brandon Jones
Karen D. Jones, Ph.D.
Kathleen Gossman Jones, M.A.
Dr. Liz Jones
Yogesh Jonnagadla, M.D.
Bruce Lord
Dr. Deb Jordan
Jeremy Jordan
Lauren B. Joyner
Donna Kain, Ph.D.
Katherine Kane
Melinda Kane, Ph.D.
Effie Katsanos
Dr. Linda Kean
John Kennamer
Tara N. Kermiet, M.Ed.
Jessica Kestler
Elizabeth Ketterman
Whitney Kimble, M.S., CRC, CPCA, CDF
Beverly R. King, Ph.D.
Laura H. King, Ph.D.
Brenna Kirk, MPH
Valerie Kisler-van Reede, Ph.D.
Dr. Andrea Kitta
Amanda Ann Klein
Faye Knickerbocker, Ph.D.
Ashlie R. Krajewski, M.D.
James Kuras

Julie S. Kulas, M.Ed., ATC, LAT
Karen Kus, M.A., BSW
Brandon N. Kyle, Ph.D.
Meghan Lacks, Ph.D.
Brittany Lara
Marlee Layh, M.A.
Suzanne Lazorick, M.D., MPH
Sarah K. Lazure, MFA
Timothy Lazure
John M. Lehman, Ph.D.
Gabriela Lemus, B.A.
Julia Lynch, MA.Ed.
Janice S. Lewis
Hillary Liles, MSW, LCSW
Dave Lipay
Karen Litwa, Ph.D.
Elizabeth Locklear, M.A.
Anna Logemann, M.A.
Lola Longe, M.D.
Christy Lopez, M.S.
Amanda Lovett
Aaron Lucier
Julia Lynch, M.A.Ed.
Amy McIntyre
Diane Majewski, Ed.D.
Jacquelyn Mallette, Ph.D., CFLE
William Mallett, Ed.D.
Leonard W. Mansfield, M.S.
Christie Martin
Claire Martin, RN, SHS
Susan Pratt Martin
Victoria L. Martin
Mr. Henry Marx, M.A.
Jennifer Matthews, Ph.D.
Susan McCammon, Ph.D.
Angie McCoy, M.S., NCC
Krista A. McCoy, Ph.D.
Michael W. McCoy, Ph.D.
Kim McIntyre, M.S., LPCS, NCC
Jen McKinnon
Jeff McKinnon
Emily McLamb
Amanda H. McLellan
Prof. Brian McMillen
Courtney McNair
Jo Melnyk
Mandy Messerli
Jared Cope Meyers
Emily Midgette, B.A.
Allison N. Miller Simonds
Sonni Minton
Jen-Scott Mobley, MFA, Ph.D.
Kristin L. Molnar
Marianne Montgomery, Ph.D.
Deborah R. Moody
Kendra Moore
Nicole Moore, MSA
Andrew Morehead, Ph.D.
Joy C. Morgan
Meredith Morgan
Danielle Morrin
Abigail L. Morris
Whitney Morris
Tracy Ann Morse, Ph.D.
Vivian W. Mott, Ph.D.
John R. Mountz
Alexis Moye
Adrienne Muldrow, Ph.D.
Alison Murray
Purushothaman Muthukanagaraj, M.D.
Ruby Kirk Nancy, B.A., M.P.A, M.A.
Jocelyn Nelson, DMA
Marissa Beth Nesbit, MFA, Ph.D.
Alan C. Nielson
Angela Novak, Ph.D.
Chris Oakley
Karen A. Oppelt, DVM
Dorcas O’Rourke, DVM, M.S., DACLAM
Beth W. Osborne, MSW, ACSW, LCSW
Mikkaka Overstreet, Ph.D.
Rhonda LeAnn Pacheco
Sarah Page, Ph.D.
Leigh A. Patterson, M.D.
Heather Payne
Susan C. Pearce, Ph.D.
James G. Peden, Jr, M.D.
Annette I. Peery
Ariane Peralta, Ph.D.
Megan Perry
Rachel Person
Everett C. Pesci, Ph.D.
Wendy Peterson
Rachael K. Phillips, Ph.D.
Mary Lisa Pories, Ph.D., LCSW
Malorie J. Porter
Rebecca Powers, Ph.D.
Gerald Prokopowicz, JD, Ph.D.
Kellner Pruett, M.D.
Timothy E. Putnam
Annie Quinn
Ann Rafferty, Ph.D.
Christina Ragone, M.S., NCC
Balaji Rangarathnam, Ph.D.
Angela Raper, M.A.
Mark Rasdorf, M.A., NCC
Lorita Rebellato
Alexandra Reddin, M.S.
Summar Redmond
Michael Reece
James A. Regan
Emily Reynolds, M.S.Ed.
Tiffany Richardson
Andrew Riggs
Marty Robinson, Ph.D.
Doug Roberson, OEP, COE
Courtney Robinson, M.S., RD, CSSD, LDN
Molly Robinson
Yuliana Rodriguez, Ph.D., CFLE

Dr. Rachel Roper
Symbra Ross
Riyad Rouf
April Rouse
Kelly Rudolph, M.A.
Kelli S. Russell, MPH, RHEd, CHWC
Paul S. Russell, MBA
Matthew A. Rushing, M.D., M.Ed.
Yasamin Sanii
Diana Saum, M.S., RDN
Kate Scarabelli
Jean-Luc Scemama, Ph.D.
Peter Schmidt
Susan Schmidt
Steve Schmidt
Evan Schmoll
Lauren Bethune Schroggs
Paul H. Schwager, Ph.D.
Betty-Jo Scott
Danielle L. Sheatner
Cindy Shirkey, M.A., M.S.L.I.S.
Kelly E. Shook, MSEH, AOES
Sarah Shortridge, D.O.
Nichelle Shuck, M.Ed.
Shari M. Sias, Ph.D., LPC
Dr. Judy Siguaw
Tiffanie Simerson
Shadawn Simmons
Amanda Sines, M.A.
Patrick Skipper
Olga Smirnova, Ph.D.
H. Dean Smith
Judith J. Smith, Ed.D.
Karen S. Smith
M. Ryan Smith
Laura B. Snyder
Jodan Spellman, M.D.
Mark Stacy, M.D.
Michele Stacey, Ph.D.
Juliann Stalls, M.A.
Terri Stansbury
Joy Stapleton, Ph.D.
Mark Strausbauch
Jess Stone, CTRS, LRT
John D. Stowe
Jill M. Sutton, M.D.
Elizabeth Swaggerty, Ph.D.
Katherine L. Swank, Ph.D.
Mary Sweatte
Brian Taillon, Ph.D.
Jennifer Tanner
Emily M. Tate, M.S.
Rebecca Tatterson
Debra Tavasso, M.A.Ed.
Erika S. Taylor
Rick Taylor, Ph.D.
Zachary Taylor
Michael Thompson
Deborah Thomson
Keith Thomson, CET
Kim Thompson
Mia Thompson
Debbie Thurneck, Psy.D.
Kevin Treadway
John Trifilo
Connor Tripp, M.S.
Barbara Bates Tritt
Jeremy B. Tuchmayer
Caroline Umphlett, M.A.
Kaitlyn Underwood
Jennifer Valko
Karen Vail-Smith, M.S., MPA
Cecelia Valrie, Ph.D.
Kaitlyn Vann, D.O.
Hannah Varney, M.S., PA-C
Jennifer Vaughan
Madison Veasey, B.A.
Linnea Vegh
Chris Venters
Amanda Vinogradov
Jitka Virag
Jon Wall
Aaron Wallace
Michele Wallen, Ph.D., MPH
Jennifer Ward, B.S.
Meghan Wanucha
Shenita Ward, Certified Medical Assistant
Anja Washington, M.A, BSW
Crystal Waters, M.Ed.
Justin Waters
Reed Watson, M.S., LMFTA
Melissa Watterson, M.A.
Amber D. Watts
Stacy L. Weiss, Ph.D.
Angela Franks Wells
Scott S. Wells
Kimberly Werth, M.A., LPC, NCC
Anna White
Heather White
Rolanda Whitford
Andy G. Whitman, M.D., M.S.
David Wilbourne
Krista Wilhelm, M.S.
Jamie T. Williams, M.A.Ed., MCHES
Bryan J. Williamson, M.A.
Bret Wilson, Ph.D.
Bridgid Wilson, M.D.
J. Lane Wilson, M.D.
Margaret B. Wilson, DDS, MBA
Tricia Wilson-Okamura
Brittany Wood, M.A.
Nicole Wood, M.S.
Tiffany Woodward
Ainsley Worrell, M.S., CHES
Amanda Wright
Kristyn J. Wynn
Elaine Yontz
Alana Zambone
Stacy Zimmerman, MSW
Ashley Zitofsky
Dau Zuberbier, MLIS