Sonia serves as the Executive Director of Smart Start Partnership for Children. She has 28 years of experience working with children and families. She holds a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling and is married. She is the mother of two teenagers and when she is not doing the important work of Smart Start Partnership for Children she is spending time with her children and quilting.
Erica Woodall is the Assistant Director of Smart Start Partnership for Children. She has a Master of Public Health Degree from the University of Washington and has worked in the nonprofit sector for the last 17 years. She has two school-aged children and enjoys being with family, sunshine, hiking and camping.
Kelly serves as the Program Director for Smart Start Partnership for Children. She has 12 years of experience working in social services in the nonprofit sector. She holds a Masters Degree in Counseling. When she is not overseeing programs she is spending time outdoors, traveling, baking, crocheting, and reading good books.
Joining the team in December 2019, Carrie Ann has 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. She holds a Masters in Education and has experience in grant writing, fundraising events, and donor relationship building. When she is not sharing the good work Smart Start does with the community she is running or spending time with her family.
Tori is a student at Western Carolina University majoring in Social Work and is an intern at Smart Start Partnership for Children. She will graduate in December of 2020 then pursue her Masters of Social Work. She enjoys spending time with her family, exercise, and helping others.