Leadership Team

If you have additional questions about the Irene Wortham Center, please feel free to contact one of our staff members. If you would like to know more about the information on this website, please contact Sandi Garcia Boyer.

Irene Wortham Center Staff

R. Matthew Henry
Executive Director
(828) 274-7518, ext 150
James Caldwell
Program Director
(828) 274-7518, ext. 157
Nathan Johnson
(828) 277-1907
Matthew Lands
Human Resources Director
(828) 274-6067
Sandi Garcia Boyer
Development and Marketing Director
(828) 274-6053
Maggi Gibson
Finance Director
(828) 277-3405

Adult Day Activity

Adult Day Program Coordinator
(828) 274-7518, ext. 133

Early Learning Center and Early Learning Center West

Stephanie Shelton
Early Learning Center –Coordinator
(828) 255-5480

Supported Employment

Mandy Lewis
Community Services Coordinator
(828) 350-9810


Brittany Lance
Associate QMRP
(828) 210-2241

Irene Wortham Center Board of Directors

Wendy Hines – Chair
Jennifer Moore – Vice Chair
Colleen Dieterly – Secretary
Mickey Dale -Treasurer
Nathan Ramsey
Maggie Melton
Barbara McLean
Candace Folks
Hayley Wells
Anne Morgan
Bill Saterfield
Anna Smathers
Dick Siedenspinner
Jackie King
Chris Young
Debbie Williams
Joyce Greene