Our Staff

Linda Miller - Aging Director of Centralina AAA

Linda is the program lead for the Region F Aging Advisory Committee and Home and Community Care Block Grant. She serves as the Lead Planner for Mecklenburg and Union counties.

704-348-2712 (phone)
lmiller@centralina.org (email)

Debi Lee - Assistant Aging Director

Debi Lee is the Assistant Aging Director and the program lead for Legal Services, Senior Medicare Patrol, Medicare Information for Patients and Providers Project, and Housing and Housing Improvement. She is the Lead Planner for Gaston, Iredell, and Lincoln counties. She serves as the regional contact for the Community Resource Center.

704-348-2714 (phone)
dlee@centralina.org (email)

Evelyn Pressley - Aging Program Assistant

Evelyn Pressley provides technical assistance for Aging Resource Management System and manages monitoring schedules for all nine counties.

704-688-6505 (phone)
epressley@centralina.org (email)

Katie Kutcher - Aging Specialist

Katie Kutcher is an Aging Programs Coordinator and works with Senior Centers, Nutrition Programs, Transportation services and Mobility Management efforts in the Centralina region. She serves as the Lead Planner in Cabarrus County. She is a Master Trainer for A Matter of Balance, Chronic Disease Self-Management, Diabetes Self-Management and Chronic Pain Self-Management.

704-348-2705 (phone)
kkutcher@centralina.org (email)

Natalie Tunney - Aging Specialist

Natalie Tunney is an Aging Specialist and is the lead Information & Assistance Specialist for individuals seeking resources for older adults, people with disabilities or caregivers in the 9 county Centralina Region. She works with Mobility Management efforts and other initiatives to improve quality of life in the Centralina region.

704-348-2711 (phone)
ntunney@centralina.org (email)

Sara Maloney - Aging Specialist

Sara Maloney is an Aging Specialist and is the lead for the Family Caregiver Support Program, serving all nine counties. She is also the lead monitor for In-Home Aide, adult day funding, Information and Options Counseling, and group respite programs in the region. She serves as the Lead Planner for Rowan and Stanly counties.

704-688-7037 (phone)
smaloney@centralina.org (email)

Elisa Gregorich - Aging Specialist

Elisa Gregorich is an Aging Specialist and the Lead for the Lead Contact Agency, Information and Options Counseling, serving all nine counties.

704-348-2726 (phone)
egregorich@centralina.org (email)

Angel Vanover - Community Health and Wellness Aging Specialist

Angel Vanover is the community health and wellness Aging Specialist.  She works as the lead in partnership with North Carolina Center for Health and Wellness in collaboration of UNC Asheville to expand evidence-based programming for chronic pain and diabetes throughout NC.  She also works to increase support for evidence-based programming and other services throughout the Centralina region.  She is a Master Trainer for A Matter of Balance, Living Healthy, Living Healthy with Diabetes, Living Healthy with Chronic Pain and Building Better Caregivers.

704-348-2735 (phone)
astoy@centralina.org (email)

Margaret White - Aging Specialist

Margaret White is an Aging Specialist and serves as the Quality Coordinator, licensed clinician, and registered dietitian (RD) for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support (DSMES) service. Margaret is a Master Trainer for A Matter of Balance, and a Leader for Living Healthy, Living Healthy with Diabetes, and Living Healthy with Chronic Pain.

704-385-4789 (phone)
mwhite@centralina.org (email)

Julia Burrowes - Aging Specialist

Julia Burrowes is an Aging Specialist and serves as the volunteer coordinator for the Evidence-Based Health Programs in the Centralina Region. The programs include A Matter of Balance, Living Healthy, Living Healthy with Diabetes, Living Healthy with Chronic Pain and Building Better Caregivers. Julia is a Matter of Balance Coach and a North Carolina Certified Options Counselor.

704-348-2729 (phone)
jburrowes@centralina.org (email)

Latosha Walker - SCSEP Program Manager

Latosha Walker is the Program Manager for the Senior Community Service Employment Prorgram. She serves eligible participants and host agency’s in Anson, Cabbarus, Mecklenburg, Stanly, and Union Counties.

704-348-2713 (phone)
lwalker@centralina.org (email)

Cindy Englert - Ombudsman Program Coordinator/Gaston and Lincoln County

Cindy Englert is the Ombudsman Program Coordinator serving residents who live in Adult Care Homes and Nursing Homes in Gaston and Lincoln Counties.  She is a certified Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Trainer. She serves as the program lead for Elder Abuse and for the Senior Tar Heel Legislators for all nine counties.

704-348-2715 (phone)
cenglert@centralina.org (email)

Hillary Kaylor - Regional Ombudsman/Mecklenburg County Nursing Homes

Hillary Kaylor is the Regional Ombudsman serving residents who live in Nursing Homes in Mecklenburg County.  She is the Program Lead for the Care Transitions efforts in all nine counties.

704-348-2724 (phone)
hkaylor@centralina.org (email)

Laurie Abounader - Regional Ombudsman/Anson, Cabarrus and Union County

Laurie Abounader is the Regional Ombudsman serving residents who live in the Adult Care Homes and Nursing Homes in Cabarrus, Union and Anson counties. She serves as the Lead Planner for Anson County.

704-348-2739 (phone)
labounader@centralina.org (email)

Patricia Cowan - Regional Ombudsman/Iredell and Rowan counties

Patricia Cowan is the Regional Ombudsman serving residents who live in Adult Care Homes and Nursing Homes in Iredell and Rowan Counties.

704-688-6503 (phone)
pcowan@centralina.org (email)

Lindsay Tice - Regional Ombudsman/Mecklenburg Adult Care Homes and Stanly County Residents

Lindsay Tice is the Regional Ombudsman serving residents who live in Stanly County and Adult Care Homes in Mecklenburg County.

704-688-6504 (phone)
ltice@centralina.org (email)