Susan Watson

Executive Director

Susan became executive director of WRC on January 1, 2014. Her passion is coaching women to see their own potential and finding the tools they need to achieve it.

Susan is a graduate of the Leadership Institute of Impact Alamance and Leadership Alamance. She serves on the board of the Rotary Club of Alamance and is an active member of the Women’s Professional Forum in Greensboro.  Susan has served on the Board of Directors for the Women’s Resource Center in Greensboro.  She has served on the executive committee of United Way of Alamance County Community Council as well as the planning committee for the annual Women’s Symposium through the Alamance Chamber.  Her volunteer work with United Way of Greater Greensboro focused on community engagement through service on the Women’s Leadership Planning Committee.  Susan holds a B.S. in Women’s Gender Studies from UNC-G. She has 13 years experience as a licensed insurance professional with Northwestern Mutual, skilled in operations management and coaching of new financial representatives.

She is the proud mom of one daughter, two sons and three grandchildren. Her spare time is filled as a beachcomber, reader, labyrinth walker and enjoying off the beaten path traveling.

April Snell

Client Resource Counselor

April received her masters degree in Peace and Conflict Studies from the University of North Carolina-Greensboro. Her intention, to empower and enrich the lives of those who are outside of the margins in society. Her studies afforded her the opportunity to study abroad later in life at Stellenbosch University, South Africa to study the effects of post-apartheid oppression on the core family unit. She has volunteered with the United Nations Association of South Africa teaching reading comprehension, created a life skills curriculum to build self confidence and to focus on the desire for higher education. While at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro, April worked as their Global Leadership Program Coordinator advising participants in completing personal goals and goals set forth by the GLP’s curriculum. She has worked with refugees fleeing war torn countries experiencing PTSD sharing the discipline of meditation for calming and focus. April has taught English to refugees from varied countries in preparation for American citizenship. She has served as a leadership coach through the Office of Leadership and Service Learning while at UNCG and has studied Unified Concepts in World Religions at the National Spiritual Science Center in Washington, DC.

The quote she chooses to live into:
“Once social change begins, you cannot uneducate the person who has learned to read. You cannot humiliate a person who feels pride, and you cannot oppress the people who are not afraid anymore.” —from “Lessons of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.” speech by César Chávez, January 12,1990

Kate Meyer

Community Outreach Coordinator

Kate Meyer is a detail-oriented team leader with over 20 years of management experience. Kate started a retail career after graduating from Meredith College with a Bachelor’s Degree, and quickly advanced to the position of assistant manager. After a short time, Kate was offered the position of Manager, a position which she excelled for over 10 years. While holding the manager’s position Kate’s store experienced five consecutive years of positive growth compared to the previous year, doubled net sales based on store traffic and she coached the development of six employees into management roles. Throughout her career Kate’s been a leader not only in her own store, but in district roles, assisting her district manager in special projects including coordinating district meetings where she often provided support in logistics, location, food services, and team-building activities. Kate’s driving force is not just her eye for detail but her desire to excel by providing dedicated leadership to her team and complete customer satisfaction. As a child of a creative parent, Kate enjoys spending her spare time as an amateur photographer, home decorator and back-yard gardener.