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.
Terah Archie
Alyssa Arnold, M.Ed.
Jessica Ashton, M.S.Ed.
Cailin Asip, M.Ed.
Monisha Atkinson, MAET
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
Angel Bellaran
Nicholas Benson
Elizabeth Bentz
Vanessa M. Berrios, PA-C
Nicole Bersey, M.Ed.
April Blakeslee, Ph.D.
Racheal Blanset, M.S.
Laura P. Bliley, MSN, R.N.
Melissa Bolen
Anyah Born
Sharieka S. Botex
Hank Bowen
Sam Boyce, MSEd
Abigail Boyer
Barbara Brehm, M.Ed.
Kori Brewer, Ph.D.
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, Ed.D.
Julie Bullock
Anne Bunnell
Kathleen Bursky, M.A., LPCA
Kelsey Burroughs, M.A.
Lillian M. Butler
Kristen Byrum
Esme Cabral
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.
Julia Lynch, MA.Ed.
Joseph Chalovich, Ph.D.
Chris H. Chappell, M.A.Ed.
Grayson Chappell, M.A.
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
George Crocker
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
Cynthia S. Deale, Ph.D.
Carole M Dempsey, MPA
Adam Patrick Denney
Alex R. Dennis, M.S., NCC
Bessie Detwyler
Jamie DeWitt
Kylene Dibble, MSW
Sarah Dietz, Psy.D.
Sonia Dixon
Lisa Domico, Ph.D.
Ciarra J.M. Dortche, MPH
Lisa Dozier
Matthew Drake
Joseph Dresselhaus
Cheryl Dudasik-Wiggs, Ph.D.
Trace J. Dudley
Bailey Dunn Phillips, M.S.

Beth Dunton, M.A.
Sheena Eagan
Bob Edwards
Justin R. Edwards, M.D., FAAFP
Brittany Egan, MSN, LCSWA
Kathleen Egan, Ph.D., M.S.
William Ehling
Beth Endsley
Peter Eischens, M.S., CRC
Cheryl V. Elhammoumi, MSN, RN, CCRN
Seo Eo
Katie Erickson
Sylvia Escott-Stump, M.A., RDN
Jolene Evans
Pam Evans
Ericka Faison
Deeonna Farr, DrPH, MPH
Ellen Farris
Mary Farwell, Ph.D.
Johna Lee Faulconer, Ed.D.
Erin Field
Adrienne Fike
Jonathon Firnhaber
Charlotte Fitz Daniels
Katie Walsh Flanagan
Carrie Forbes
Chris Fortunato, M.A.
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.
Kristi Nicole Godley
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.
Shanice Green
LaToya M. Griffin, Ph.D.
Keri Fox Grimsley
Charles Gustina, MFA
Dr. Corinee W. Guy
Amanda Haberstroh, Ph.D., MLIS
Cortney Hagan
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
Nedra Harris
Kelley Haven, M.D., Ob/Gyn
Kim Heath
Larissa Heckler, AUD, CCC.A
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
Courtney Horns
Talia Horwitz
Larry Houston
Lauren Howard, M.A.Ed.
Ashley Hurdle, MSW, LCSW
LaSean Hutcherson, M.A., B.S.
Nicole I. Ianieri
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
LaRhonda 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.
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.

James Kuras
Julie S. Kulas, M.Ed., ATC, LAT
Karen Kus, M.A., BSW
Ashlie R. Krajewski, M.D.
Brandon N. Kyle, Ph.D.
Meghan Lacks, Ph.D.
Wanda Lancaster, MSN, PMH-BC, CNS, NP
Brittany Lara
Marlee Layh, M.A.
Suzanne Lazorick, M.D., MPH
Sarah K. Lazure, MFA
John M. Lehman, Ph.D.
Gabriela Lemus, B.A.
Colleen Janeriro, Ph.D.
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
Sydney Luyster
Julia Lynch, M.A.Ed.
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.
Jennifer McDougal
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.
J. Caroline P. Miller, M.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
Michelle Morris
Whitney Morris
Tracy Ann Morse, Ph.D.
Vivian W. Mott, Ph.D.
John R. Mountz
Alexis Moye
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.
Lori Yoshi Newman
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
marylaura Papalas
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
Wendy Peterson
Mary Lisa Pories, Ph.D., LCSW
Malorie J. Porter
Rebecca Powers, Ph.D.
Gina Presson
Gerald Prokopowicz, JD, Ph.D.
Kellner Prueet, 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
Dr. Rinardo Reddick
Alexandra Reddin, M.S.
Michael Reece
James A. Regan
Emily Reynolds, M.S.Ed.
Nathan Richards, Ph.D.
Tiffany Richardson
Andrew Riggs
Doug Roberson, OEP, COE
Courtney Robinson, M.S., RD, CSSD, LDN
Marty Robinson, Ph.D.
Molly Robinson
Yuliana Rodriguez, Ph.D., CFLE
Dr. Rachel Roper

Symbra Ross
Riyad Rouf
Tony Rowe, MBA
Kelly Rudolph, M.A.
Matthew A. Rushing, M.D., M.Ed.
Kelli S. Russell, MPH, RHEd, CHWC
Paul S. Russell, MBA
Yasamin Sanii
Diana Saum, M.S., RDN
Kate Scarabelli
Jean-Luc Scemama, Ph.D.
Peter Schmidt, Ph.D.
Susan Schmidt
Steve Schmidt
Evan Schmoll
Lauren Bethune Schroggs
Paul H. Schwager, Ph.D.
Betty-Jo Scott
Kerry Sewell, MSLS
Deepti Sharma, M.D.
Sachiyo Shearman
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.
Jessica Sisneros, M.S., RDN, LDN
Patrick Skipper
Olga Smirnova, Ph.D.
H. Dean Smith
Judith J. Smith, Ed.D.
Karen S. Smith
M. Ryan Smith
Sarah 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.
Jess Stone, CTRS/LRT
John D. Stowe
Mark Strausbauch
Jill M. Sutton, M.D.
Elizabeth Swaggerty, Ph.D.
Katherine L. Swank, Ph.D.
Mary Sweatte
Brian Taillon, Ph.D.
Jennifer Tanner
Rebecca Tatterson
Debra Tavasso, M.A.Ed.
Erika S. Taylor
Rick Taylor, Ph.D.
Zachary Taylor
Deborah Thomson
Keith Thomson, CET
Kim Thompson
Mia Thompson
Michael Thompson
Debbie Thurneck, Psy.D.
Kevin Treadway
John Trifilo
Connor Tripp, M.S.
Barbara Bates Tritt
Jeremy B. Tuchmayer
Wanda Tyler, M.A., NCC
Caroline Umphlett, M.A.
Kaitlym Underwood
Karen Vail-Smith, M.S., MPA
Dr. Heather Vance-Chalcraft
Jennifer Valko
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.
Shenita Ward
Meghan Wanucha
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
Audy G. Whitman, M.S., M.D.
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
Emily P. Yeager
Alana Zambone
Stacy Zimmerman, MSW
Ashley Zitofsky
Dau Zuberbier, MLIS
Taylor Zurlinden, B.A.