Smart Start of Yadkin County Board of Directors

Smart Start of Yadkin County, Inc. is governed by a 19 member Board of Directors, representing government officials, service agencies, businesses, and concerned citizens. The board usually meets monthly on the fourth Monday at noon. Below is a list of Board Members for fiscal year 2020-2021.

Wayne Matthews

Surry Community College

Board Chair

Tim Harrison

Partners Behavioral Healthcare

Vice-Chair

Jamie Johnston

Yadkin Co. Chamber
of Commerce

Treasurer

Joan Sherif

Northwestern 
Regional Library

Secretary

Cindy McMurray

Community Representative

Past Board Chair

ruth Matthews

Community Representative

Executive Committee Member

Jill logan

Yadkin
County Schools

Scott Spillman

Yadkin
Family YMCA

Christy Ellington

Yadkin County Public Library

teresa phillips

The First Baptist Children’s Center

Robin Testerman

Children’s Center of Northwest NC

Jimmy Lancaster

Maplewood
Baptist Church

Jim Drum

Community Representative

Jessica Wall

Yadkin County Human Services Agency

Robert Freeman

YVEDDI
Head Start

marcy mays

Yadkin County Human Services Agency

David Nance

Gentry Family
Funeral Home

kevin austin

Yadkin County
Commissioner

Becky McCarson

Community Representative

Smart Start of Yadkin County Staff

Carolyn Choplin

Executive
Director

Cheryl Bray

Fiscal
Manager

Emily Norman

Early Learning Specialist