Board of Directors

The Wilson County Partnership for Children is currently governed by 18 members of the Board of Directors, representing parents, health care, public agencies, communities of faith, child care centers, educational institutions, civic organizations, and concerned citizens. Below is a list of Board members.

Business & Community

Melissa Cummings

Executive Assistant, BB&T

End of Term: 2021

Kelly Vick

President, Wilson Housing Authority

End of Term: 2021

Courtney Sharp

Owner-Educator, Dean’s Farmers Market

End of Term: 2021

Dr. Amanda Jones

Pastor, ABJ Ministries

End of Term: June 30, 2021

Ms. Krystal Savage


End of Term: 2023

Mr. Lenwood Ward

Retired Military

End of Term: 2023


Corey Mitchell

Vice-Chair Speech Therapist

End of Term: 2021

Susan Howard

Center Director, The Growing Tree

End of Term: 2021

nichelle Cole

Executive Director, NEED Inc.

End of Term: 2021

Lori Coburn

Early Childhood/School Age Education Instructor

End of Term: 2023

Dr. LaTanya Simpson

Chiropractic Physician

End of Term: 2023


Beverly Boyette

Retired Principal,
Board of Education Wilson County

End of Term: 2021

Regina Kurtz

WIC Program Director,
Wilson County Health Department

End of Term: 2021

Derrick Creech

City Councilman,
Wilson County

End of Term: 2021

Ms. Sherry Lucas

County Commissioner

End of Term: 2023

Mr. James Campbell

Deputy Fire Chief of Emergency Operations

End of Term: 2023

Jennifer Lewis

Executive Director of Elementary Education

End of Term: 2022