About Us

The Women's Center of Wake County is a multi-service resource center, located near downtown Raleigh, with the mission of preventing and ending homelessness for women and their families in partnership with individuals, agencies and organizations throughout the community.  Through tireless engagement and outreach, the organization serves a range of women, from those who are chronically homeless to those who are employed but at risk of homelessness.


Board of Directors

Gregory Jenkins, President – Town of Cary
Tara Mistretta, Treasurer
Larry King, Ph.D. – Retired NCSU Professor
Virginia Wilson – Bayer Corporation
Briana Warren – Wake County Human Services
Crash S. Gregg – Triangle Downtowner Magazine, Commercial & Residential Realtor with Century 21
Eugene Weeks – Retired City Council Member
Christina Apperson – Volunteer
Susan Riley – Blue Cross Blue Shield NC
Blythe Tyrone – The Friday Institute for Educational Innovation
Austen High – Volunteer