Meet The CRC Staff

Administrative Staff

Jim Warren

Jim Warren
Executive Director
Email
(704) 875-6521 x120

Michele Miller Houck

Michele Miller Houck
Customer Engagement Director
Email
(704) 875-6521 x128
Media Inquiries: (704) 252-0967

Kris Cole

Kris Cole
Advancement Director
Email
(704) 875-6521 x204

Shannon Walker

Shannon Walker
Development Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x216

Kieley Wilson

Kieley Wilson
Finance Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x104

Audrey Blackburn

Audrey Blackburn
Community Engagement and Volunteer Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x209

Ernest Clewis

Ernest Clewis
Maintenance Coordinator
Email

Program, Education & Resident Bird Care Staff

Kristin Dean, CPBT-KA

Kristin Dean, CPBT-KA
Bird Care Director
Email
(704) 875-6521 x110

Colleen Roddick Hartman, CPBT-KA

Colleen Roddick Hartman, CPBT-KA
Animal Training and Show Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x106

MiKayla Baiera

MiKayla Baiera
Husbandry Assistant
Email
(704) 875-6521 x106

Kate Shaner

Kate Shaner
Education Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x210

McKenna Schaffer

McKenna Schaffer
Wildlife Educator
Email
(704) 875-6521 x129

Raptor Medical Center Staff

Please call the Raptor Medical Center directly for injured and orphaned raptors – (704) 875-6521 x111.

Dave Scott, DVM

Dave Scott, DVM
Veterinarian
Email
(704) 875-6521 x105

Mathias Engelmann

Mathias Engelmann
Senior Rehabilitation Coordinator
Email
(704) 875-6521 x108

Carly Ouzts

Carly Ouzts
Rehabilitation Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x213

Renee Brewton

Renee Brewton
Raptor Tech
Email
(704) 875-6521 x105

Sunny Cooper

Sunny Cooper
Rehab Coordinator
Email
(704) 875-6521 x105

Kelsey Loccisano

Kelsey Loccisano
Raptor Tech
Email
(704) 875-6521 x105

Visitor Center Staff

To speak with someone in our Visitor Center, please call (704) 875-6521 x107.

Laura Kennedy

Laura Kennedy
Visitor Services Manager
Email
(704) 875-6521 x124

Grace Darling

Grace Darling
Visitor Services Associate
Email
(704) 875-6521 x107

Ashley Giordano

Ashley Giordano
Visitor Services Associate
Email
(704) 875-6521 x107

Jewels Vermeersch

Jewels Vermeersch
Visitor Services Associate
Email
(704) 875-6521 x107

Leah Visbaras

Leah Visbaras
Visitor Services Associate
Email
(704) 875-6521 x107

Cassidy Zander

Cassidy Zander
Visitor Services Associate
Email
(704) 875-6521 x107