Leadership

Roger McGee

Roger McGee has worked for CWS since 1992 and has been the President/Executive Director since 2000. Roger holds a B.S. in Business Administration from North Carolina Wesleyan College and an M.A. in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University. Roger currently serves on the Economic Development Committee for Morrisville, NC and sits on the Morrisville Innovation Foundation Board.

Cheri Howell

Cheri Howell is originally from Indiana where she received her BA from Purdue University. She later received her MS in Rehabilitation Counseling and Vocational Evaluation from East Carolina University. Cheri is a CRC, PVE, and QP per NC guidelines. Cheri has been with CWS since 1997 when she started as a Vocational Evaluator. Over the years, she has served in many different roles before assuming the Assistant Director position in 2011. Cheri the President of NCARF.

Julie Griffin

Julie Griffin has a BS in Rehabilitation Studies from East Carolina University and over fourteen years of experience working with persons with disabilities. She currently serves as a Qualified Professional per NC guidelines. Julie has worked for CWS for over twelve years, starting as a job coach where she enhanced her passion for working directly with those the agency supports. Currently she is the Vocational Services Director at the Raleigh site.

Kim Fren

Kim relocated to North Carolina from New England where she received her B.S. degree from the University of New Hampshire and a Master of Public Administration from Bridgewater University. She is also a Qualified Professional per NC regulations. Kim has 20 years of experience affecting program design and development within various non-profit agencies. She began at CWS in December 2015 as the Vocational Services Director at the Henderson site.


Board of Directors:

Jennifer Bosser
Dan Deaton
Pat Gilliard
Jim Howard
Mike Lord
Anita Pinther

Doug Brocker
Chrisitaan Heijmen
Doug Jackson
Don Rains
Binu Thomas
Garion Bunn

Darrell Kain


Executive Leadership:

Roger McGee, President/Executive Director
Cheri Howell, Assistant Executive Director
Jim Taylor, Director of Finance
Julie Griffin, Vocational Services Director, Raleigh
Kim Fren, Vocational Services Director, Henderson
Barry Wilson, Production Manager