Community Board

Executive Board:

  • Wendy Cummings– Chair
  • Jim Berl  – Treasurer
  • Francine Tobin  –  Recording Secretary
  • Loretta Novince, Ph.D. – Consultant

Community Board:

Our community board is strongly represented throughout the areas of Hilton Head Island and Bluffton. Each member represents a sector, as seen below, creating a catalyst of knowledge, skills, and passions to create change and actively pursue decreasing substance use/abuse and related risk behaviors among local area youth.


  • Laura Pirkey – DFC Program Director


  • USCB Department of Public Health Student
  • Liberty University Student (Summer Intern)