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Paul A. Hackmann, C.E.O.

BA Degree from Lenoir Rhyne College, and Master's Degree in Education from East Carolina University

Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since August 2, 1985. First employee of the company, charged with developing the organization from the ground up, including recruitment/development of a highly qualified management team.

Prior work experience included 7 years as Director of IDD Services at Wayne County Mental Health Center, 4 years at O'Berry Center, and 1 year at Catawba County Sheltered Workshop. Also served as Executive Director of Wayne County Group Home, Inc. in addition to work with Wayne County Mental Health and Skill Creations, Inc.

Office location: Corporate Office, Goldsboro, NC 

 

fontaine 120x120Fontaine Swinson, Chief Operations Officer

Associate Degree in Substance Abuse/State Board Certification,   BA Degree in Psychology and Master of Science in Administration with a Concentration in Leadership

The third employee hired at Skill Creations Inc. on March 10, 1986 as the first Habilitation Specialist which is currently the Program Director’s position.  Has also held the following positions with Skill Creations: Coordinator of Staff Development, Director of Quality Assurance, Habilitation Director 2, Director of Staff Development, Executive Director of Staff Development and is currently Chief Operations Officer. Prior work experience included Psychologist Assistant  at O’ Berry Center;  Substance Abuse Counselor at Cherry Hospital  and QMRP/ Behavior Analyst at Howell’s Child Care Center. Office

Location: Corporate Office, Goldsboro, NC
nancy 120x120Nancy A. Delia, RN, Executive Director - Nursing

Graduate of St. Francis Hospital School of Nursing

Over 30 years experience in the field of developmental disabilities nursing

Was among the first 175 nurses to achieve national certification in developmental disabilities nursing.  Employed at Skill Creations since April 1986 first as RN consultant then as Director of Nursing.  Prior experience involves 27 years as nursing supervisor at O'Berry Center, 3 years as ICU nurse at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Office Location: Corporate Office, Goldsboro, NC
 
scottie 120x120Scottie Weathers, Executive Director - Resource Development

B.S. Degree from Mt. Olive College in Therapeutic Recreation

Employed since June 1986, first as Habilitation Coordinator, then as a Director,  Habitation Director and  Executive Director ICF Programs.  Currently employed as Executive Director – Resource Development

Prior work experience include Director of Youth Activities in Geibelstat, Germany and as a Recreation Therapist at O’Berry Center in Goldsboro NC.

Office Location:  Corporate Office, Goldsboro NC
barney 120x120Barney Cannady- Regional Director of Eastern Operations

BA Degree from University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since February 2nd 1987, first as Director of ICF Home, Director of ICF Staff Development, Director of Skill Creations Group Homes, and currently Regional Director of Eastern Operations.

Office Location: Eastern Regional Office, Goldsboro, NC
Laurie Urland- Chief Operations Officer-Community Operations

B.A. Degree from Lenoir Rhyne Collegeand Master's Degree in Organizational Management from University of Phoenix.  Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since August 13, 1990 first as a Habilitation Coordinator, then Director, then Assistant Director of Community Operations, Director of Development, Executive Director of Community Operations and currently Chief Operations Officer-Community Operations.

Office Location: Community Operations Home Office, Hudson, NC
susan 120x120Susan Tyner, Executive Director - Human Resources

BS degree from Atlantic Christian College (Barton) and Master's Degree in Education from East Carolina University. 

Has served as Executive Director of Human Resources since 2002.  Prior to the current position, held positions of Qualified Professional and ICF facility administrator. Began employment with SCI on October 30, 1992.

Office Location: Corporate Office, Goldsboro, NC.
seslie roughton 120 x120Seslie Roughton- Chief Operations Officer

B.A. Degree from University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since January 31,  1994 first as an ICF Habilitation Coordinator, then ICF  Facility Director.  Seslie held many positions in the Community Operations Division before rejoining the ICF section as a Habilitation Director, then an Executive Director and currently Chief Operations Officer.

Office Location: Corporate Office, Goldsboro
angie 120x120Angie M. Copeland, Executive Director-ICF

BS Degree in Psychology at Campbell University

Employed with Skill Creations, Inc. since August 24, 1994, first as a
Habilitation Coordinator, then Director, Executive Director-ICF Systems and currently Executive Director-ICF 

Office Location: Roanoke Rapids, NC
Stacy M. Garnett, CFO

BSPH Degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Master’s Degree in Business Administration from East Carolina University.  Employed with Skill Creations since July 25, 1995 first as a Habilitation Coordinator, then Director, Director of Business Operations, Executive Director of Finance, and currently Chief Financial Officer.

Office Location:  Corporate Office, Goldsboro, NC
kim dowd 120x120Kim Dowd, Director of Quality Improvement

BS Degree in Education from North Carolina State University

 Employed with Skill Creations, Inc. since July 1998 first as a Qualified Professional with Community Operations, then Regional Director-Community Operations West and currently Director of Quality Improvement 

Office Location - Mountain Regional Office, Asheville, NC
mark gragg 120x120Mark Gragg, Executive Director of Information and Technology

BS degree in Psychology and Master's Degree in Business Administration from Gardner-Webb University.  Employed with Skill Creations, Inc. since January, 1999, as the first QP in the foothills region, later as a QP supervisor, then Director of Business, and currently as the Director of Information and Technology.

Office Location: Community Operations Home Office, Hudson, NC 
lindy davis 120x120Lindy Davis, QP, Regional Director

BS degree in Human Services from Gardner-Webb University.  Employed with Skill Creations, Inc. since April, 1999, first as a DCE, then Support staff, then QP, and currently Regional Director. 


Office Location: Morganton Day Program, Morganton, NC
robin pic4 120x120Robin Hackmann-Leib, ANP-BC, Medical Services Consultant

BS Degree in Organization Management, BS Degree in Nursing, and Masters of Nursing - Adult Nurse Practitioner. Licensed as RN and ANP-BC certified.  Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since 2001, with varied background in the company including support roles, Qualified Professional, Group Home Director, Regional Director and RN. 

Office Location: Goldsboro, NC

stacie 120x120Stacie Hurdle, Executive Director-ICF

BSW degree from East Carolina University.

Employed with Skill Creations since March 4, 2002, first as an Assistant Director, then Facility Director of the Greenville ICF facility.  Currently an Executive Director-ICF.

Office location:  Greenville, NC
diane daltonSabra Diane Dalton, Regional Director

BSW from East Carolina University

Employed with Skill Creations since December 4, 2004 first as a Case Manager, Community Support QP and currently Regional Director.  Prior experience includes 6 years with Blue Ridge Center in Asheville NC as Mental Health Job Coach, Case Manager and Case Management Supervisor.  Before moving to Asheville six years were spent at Group Homes of Forsyth  in Winston-Salem as a Habilitation Technician and then Program Director/Supervisor for Project Launchpad, an Independent Living Program.   

Office Location:  Mountain Regional Office, Asheville, NC
tommy abel 120x120Tommy Abel, Regional Director

B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Employed with Skill Creations since July 26, 2005, first as a QP, then Training Director, QI and Regional Director. 

Office Location:  Morganton, NC
amy head shot 120x120Amy Sills Jones, Executive Director of Clinical Operations

BA Degree from North Carolina State University and Master’s Degree in Counseling from Lenoir Rhyne University.  A Licensed Professional Counselor with National Board Certification.

Employed with Skill Creations since August 2005.  Prior work experience includes 8 years at Foothills Area Program working in the IDD Case Management section and the Outpatient Mental Health Clinics.

Office Location:  Morganton NC
brooke 120x120Brooke H. King, Director-Wayne Child Development Center

BS Degree from Meredith College in Child Development, NC Birth-Kindergarten License, and Master's Degree in Education from UNC-Chapel Hill.

Employed with Skill Creations Inc. since December 1, 2007.  Charged with developing the first child development center for Skill Creations, Inc. and have served as the Director of the Wayne Child Development Center since its opening in August 2008.

Prior work experience includes 5 years as Pre-K Teacher for the NC More at Four Pre-K Program and East Carolina University’s Child Development Lab.    Other experience includes mentor/evaluator for the NC Division of Child Development and Early Education’s (DCDEE) Early Educator Support, Licensure and Professional Development (EESLPD) Unit, and member of the NC Developmental Day Programs and Services Advisory Committee.

Office location: Wayne Child Development Center, Goldsboro, NC