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

Glenda Weinert
Interim Executive Director
(828) 274-7518, ext 150
Mike Sink
Program Director
(828) 274-7518, ext. 157
Louise Ordway
QA/QI Psychologist
(828) 277-1907
Matthew Lands
Human Resources Director
(828) 274-6067
Sandi Garcia Boyer
Development and Marketing Director
(828) 274-6053
Maggi Gibson
Finance Coordinator
(828) 277-3405

Adult Day Activity

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

Early Learning Center and Early Learning Center West


Jane Rathbone

Early Learning Center- Coordinator

(828) 274-6066

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

Supported Employment

Mandy Lewis
Interim Community Services Coordinator
(828) 350-9810


Brittany Lance
Associate QMRP
(828) 210-2241

Irene Wortham Center Board of Directors

Barbara McLean


Community Volunteer

Nathan Ramsey


Wendy Hines

Vice Chairperson

Haywood Community College

Jennifer Moore


Colleen Dieterly


Fairway Outdoor Advertising

Maggie Melton

Wells Fargo Bank

Mickey Dale


Johnson, Price and Sprinkle, P.A.

Candace Folks

HR Director/ Highlands Brewing

Brandon Wallace

Wells Fargo

Hayley Wells

Attorney- Ward & Smith, PA

Bill Satterfield

Retired Dentist

Anna Smathers

First Citizens Bank

Dick Seidenspinner

GM – Skyland Automotive

Anne Morgan


Jacqueline King

Community Activist

Chris Young

Clean Environments