Leadership

Vanessa Anderson

Vanessa Anderson

Co-Chair, Treatment Linkages Committee

Project Manages, Partners Behavioral Health Management

 

James Burke

James Burke

Chair, Community Education and Prevention Committee

Retired Cooperative Extension Agent

 

Jeffrey Ellison, PhD

Jeffrey Ellison, PhD

Coalition Chairperson

Chairperson, Steering Committee Counselor, Gaston Family Health Services

Dr.  Darial Jackson,

Dr. Darial Jackson,

Co-chair, Gaston Faith and Opioids Group

Pastor, St. John’s Missionary Baptist Church

Michelle Mathis

Michelle Mathis

Co-Chair, Treatment Linkages Committee

Executive Director, Olive Branch Ministry

 

Karol DeWitt

Karol DeWitt

Chair, Opioid Prevention and Treatment Champions Workgroup

Human Resources Consultant 

Shirley Ocloo, MD

Shirley Ocloo, MD

Chairperson, Professional Education Committee

Medical Director, Gaston Family Health Services

Rev. Dickie Spargo

Rev. Dickie Spargo

Co-chair, Gaston Faith and Opioids Group

Senior Pastor, Bethlehem Church

Velma Taormina, MD, MSE, FACOG

Velma Taormina, MD, MSE, FACOG

Immediate Past Coalition Chairperson

Former Medical Director, Gaston County Department of Health and Human Services

Contact Us

 

601 West Franklin Blvd., Gastonia, NC 28052

PO Box 817, Gastonia, NC 28053

8:30am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday

704-867-9869 x110 and x111