Our Team

Corporate Staff Team

Brandon Lindsey


Favorite Sport: College football
Phone: 980-721-1219
Favorite Quote:
For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve.
– Mark 10:45

Leesa Bain

Chief Operating Officer

Favorite Sport: Baseball
Phone: 704-467-4730
Favorite Quote:
Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
– Lou Holtz


Emily Haynes


Favorite Sport: College football
Favorite Quote:
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds that you plant.
– Robert Louis Stevenson


Lauren Corso

Director of Marketing & Public Relations

Favorite Sport: Syracuse Basketball
Phone: 980-231-0008
Favorite Quote:
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.
– George Herman Ruth

Liz Graham

Marketing & Operations Specialist

Favorite Sport: Carolina Panthers football
Phone: 704-305-0487
Favorite Quote:
I’d rather regret the things I’ve done than regret the things I haven’t done.
– Lucille Ball

Amelia White

Executive Administrative Assistant

Favorite Sport: Football
Phone: 704-942-4644
Favorite Quote:
God has given us two hands, one to receive with and the other to give with.
– Rev. Billy Graham


Elizabeth Lindsey

Co-Founder/Executive Director

Favorite Sport: Swimming
Phone: 704-301-5217
Favorite Quote:
“For I know the plans I have for you”, declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you not harm you, plans to give you hope & a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11

Stephen Vaughn

Director of Programming

Favorite Sport: Baseball
Phone: 704-322-8277
Favorite Quote:
People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
– Rob Siltanen

Mary Beth Taylor

Special Events Coordinator

Favorite Sport: LSU Football
Phone: 704-796-5805
Favorite Quote:
I feel that there is nothing more truly artistic than to love people.
– Vincent Van Gogh

Casey Reardon

Program Coordinator

Favorite Sport: NFL Football
Phone: 508-414-2519
Favorite Quote:
You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
– Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Callie Wiggins

Program Coordinator

Favorite Sport: All University of South Carolina sports
Phone: 803-943-6906
Favorite Quote:
Hope is a good thing, maybe the best of things, and no good thing ever dies.
– Andy Dufresne in Shawshank Redemption

DC Metro

Leesa Bain

COO and DC Metro Contact

Favorite Sport: Baseball
Phone: 704-467-4730
Favorite Quote:
Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
– Lou Holtz

Board Of Directors

Brandon Lindsey

Hoopaugh Grading Company
& Dream On 3


Steve O’Brien, MD

Cabarrus Pediatrics


Julia Whitcomb

Dan Davis

Davco Roofing
& Sheet Metal Inc.


Dale Fite

Tyler 2 Construction


Ben Allred

Cabarrus County Schools


Liana Matheney

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices


Dick Cooke

Davidson College


Patra McAfee

Locus Real Estate Advisors, Inc


Kelvin Drakeford

Cannon School Physical Education Teacher
Women’s Basketball Varsity Head Coach


Michelle Riley

Photo & Video Partners

Emby Taylor Photography

Colin & Mary Beth Westgarth-Taylor

Website: embytaylorphotography.com
Email: marybeth@embytaylorphotography.com

BAW Photography

Bruce Williams

Website: bawphoto.net

Email: bawphotography3@gmail.com

Grant Maginnis Photography

Grant Maginnis

Website: grantmaginnisphotography.com
Email: grantmaginnis@yahoo.com

Wheelhouse Foundation

John Allred, Angelique Morabito

Website: insidethewheelhouse.com
Email: studio1@wheelhousemedia.tv

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