Advance Teams


Cumberland County AdvaNCe Team

>>Dr. Naveed Aziz has a Ph.D. in Internal Medicine, a Master’s of Business Administration, and a Masters of Health Administration. She came to North Carolina...[Read More]

Alamance County AdvaNCe Team

>> Susan Watson is the Executive Director of the Women’s Resource Center in Alamance County, and holds a B.S. in Women’s Gender Studies from UNC-G.  She has...[Read More]

Wilson County AdvaNCe Team

To join this team, email Team Lead Marvette Coley at >> >>Marvette Coley was born and raised in Wilson, North Carolina. She believes that women have the...[Read More]

Watauga/Ashe Counties AdvaNCe Team

>>Lainey Edmisten is a local REALTOR® and manages vacation rentals and long-term rental properties. Whether helping clients lease, buy or sell property, she enjoys helping her...[Read More]

Wake County AdvaNCe Team

>>Jen Ferrell attended Elon University and graduated in 2001 with a concentration in Political Science & Public Administration. Jen and her husband, Chris, have lived in Apex...[Read More]

New Hanover County AdvaNCe Team

>>Yuna Shin, after hesitating for years about giving up her Korean citizenship, is now a naturalized American citizen. She teaches German and Women’s Studies at Cape Fear...[Read More]

Harnett County AdvaNCe Team

>>Susan Byerly, a lifelong resident of Harnett county, attended public schools in Erwin, NC. Now, Susan is a retired  teacher, principal, and former Director of  Project Planning for...[Read More]

Durham AdvaNCe Team

>>NaShonda Cooke is a 15-year veteran of North Carolina public school system. She continues to be active in several roles of standing for public education, speaking on everything...[Read More]