The Katie Blessing Foundation Board.

The Katie Blessing Foundation assists and empowers communities with persistent health disparities through family centered care and provides a compass towards self-sufficiency and stability.

We positively impact the overall health and wellness of those who have experienced barriers to quality health care and provide an advantage in overcoming substandard environmental circumstances.

Amber Tracewell

Executive Director

Amber Tracewell, a West Virginia native, has a Master’s in Public Administration with a specialization in Healthcare Administration and Nonprofit Management. Her passion...

Beverly Earl


Rep. Beverly Miller Earle is a former Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's 101st House district, including constituents in...

Raphael Rodriguez


Rafael Rodriguez led the Interactive Media Department for Norsan Multimedia, the largest Hispanic Media conglomerate in the Southeast, offering coverage in North Carolina...

Adam Flett

Board Treasurer

With over 25 years of extensive experience in finance, technology, and risk strategy, Adam Flett is a seasoned professional deeply committed to operational efficiency...

Laura Meier


Laura Meier, District 5 County Commissioner since 2020, brings a background in education and community activism to her role. She's a former high school teacher, advocate for after-school...

Britney Broyhill


Britney Broyhill graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2006 with a Bachelor’s in Neuroscience and completed her master’s in Nursing in 2008. She practiced as a hospitalist at Atrium Health...

Sen. Rob Bryan

Board Chairman

Sen. Robert P. Bryan III is an American politician and attorney serving as a former member of the North Carolina Senate for the 39th district. A Republican, he served as a member of the North Carolina...

Martha Whitecotton


Martha is the former Senior Vice President of Behavioral Health Services for Atrium Health in Charlotte. Under Whitecotton’s leadership, Atrium made significant strides in care...

Hali Eplin


Hali Eplin, a native of Man, West Virginia and a coal miner’s daughter, has made a profound impact on Charlotte since her arrival. She transitioned from a cheerleader for The Thundering...

David Robinson


CMPD Deputy Chief David Robinson joined the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department as a member of the 122nd recruit class of 1996. He was promoted to his current rank in 2022...

Melissa Hlavac


Melissa Hlavac is Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Associate Dean of Innovation, Strategy & Partnerships at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler Business School...

Susan Gary

Board Secretary

Susan Gary is the Charlotte Market Director for the Psychiatric and Mental Health Institute at Novant Health. She is an experienced healthcare leader with a broad financial and operational...

Contact The Katie Blessing Foundation today:

401 Hawthorne Ln., Ste. 110 – 208
Charlotte, NC 28204
[email protected]

The Katie Blessing Foundation is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization operating as a public charity (EIN 87-2775360).

Click the button below to download our 501(c)(3) Determination Letter. All donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.