Bob Feikema
Bob FeikemaPresident and CEO
Bob Feikema joined Family Services in December 2012, bringing over 40 years of experience in human services. He is committed to expanding Family Services’ top quality, evidence-based programs that strengthen families, protect victims of family violence, and foster the development of preschool children.
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Michelle Speas, CFRE
Michelle Speas, CFRE Vice President, Philanthropy and Public Relations
Michelle Speas joined Family Services in September 2011, bringing more than 25 years of domestic and international experience as a development officer, directing annual, capital and planned giving campaigns and leading communication and public relations.
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J. Nelson-Weaver, D. PH, MA
J. Nelson-Weaver, D. PH, MAVice President, Clinical & Community Services
J. Nelson-Weaver joined our staff in 2021 as the agency’s Clinical Services Director. As a member of senior management, J. has overall administrative responsibility for the agency’s behavioral health and interpersonal violence programs.  J. worked for Family Services in 2019-20 as the Planning Coordinator for the Family Justice Center, during which she organized and guided a collaborative planning process that led to the establishment of the Center.
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Vivien Stearns
Vivien StearnsVice President, Child Development Programs
In February 2017, Vivien Stearns became the director of Family Services Child Development Division, bringing more than 20 years of experience in elementary education and the field of early childhood education to Family Services Head Start and Early Head Start programs. Prior to her work with Family Services, Vivien envisioned retiring as a first-grade teacher. That changed when she began making home visits as the Senior Infant-Toddler Specialist for the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
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Loris Dixon, MBA
Loris Dixon, MBA Vice President, Finance and Administration
Loris Dixon, MBA, is the Vice President of Finance and Administration, having joined the Family Services, Inc. team in July 2021. Ms. Dixon is a talented and seasoned executive with over 26 years’ experience in financial management. She is responsible for the financial and business operations of the agency.

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Tonia Shore
Tonia Shore Vice President, Human Resources
Tonia Shore is the Vice President of Human Resources. Tonia has 24 years of experience in human resources. She comes to Family Services after serving as Director of Human Resources at Gildan Yarns for the past five years. She spent the first 15 years of her career with HanesBrands, holding a range of HR positions.

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Amber Koger

Vice Chair
The Rev. Paul Robeson Ford

Chair, Action for Equity

Ernest Logemann
Tax Manager
Gray, Callison & Jones CPA, P.C.

Interim Secretary
Anna Marie Smith
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
HomeTrust Bank

Donald McMillian
Stocked Pot Cooking School

Dean Clifford, PhD
Clifford Consulting

Candice Friel
Nelson Mullins

Jennifer Houlihan
VP Value-Based Care & Population Health
Wake Forest Baptist Health

Lia Erickson, MD
Novant Health – Waughtown Pediatrics

Matthew Marceron
President and CEO
Kaplan Early Learning Company

David Weaver
Retired Executive Vice President, Sr. Credit Risk Manager

Gloria Ysasi-Diaz
Coldwell Banker – Triad

The Rev. Nathan Scovens
Pator, Galilee Missionary Baptist Church

Annette Scippio
Council Member, City of Winston-Salem

Tricia McManus
Superintendent, WS/FC Schools

Bob Feikema
President & CEO
Family Services

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