Meet the Staff

Leadership Team

Cathey Brown, M.Ed.

Founder and CEO

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Cathey’s Strengths:
  • Achiever
  • Learner
  • Strategic
  • Input
  • Responsibility
About Cathey:

I am blessed to do work that I love and feel called to with an incredible group of caring professionals. My grandmother taught me that I could never be bored as long as there were books available to read. When she passed away she left all of her books to me.

Tiffany Beaudine

Director of Development

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Tiffany’s Strengths:
  • Developer
  • Harmony
  • Empathy
  • Communication
  • Positivity
About Tiffany:

I love talking about, writing, communicating, and sharing about the mission of Rainbow Days to connect people to our organization. When I’m not chasing my three kids around, I love to eat chocolate and read.

Kelly Wierzbinski, M.S., ATR-BC, LPC, LCDC, APS

Director of Family Connection

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Kelly’s Strengths:
  • Empathy
  • Developer
  • Individualization
  • Achiever
  • Harmony
About Kelly:

I like working with children because they keep me honest and they remind me to live in the present. Time means nothing when I am creating, painting, or making things. Be still and know that I am God. Be still and know… be still… be.

Cindy Wright, ACPS

Director of Community Connection

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Cindy’s Strengths:
  • Relator
  • Intellection
  • Empathy
  • Harmony
  • Input
About Cindy:

I enjoy the partnerships that Community Connection builds with schools and community sites to help children and youth realize their own ability to create positive futures. I dig high-end fast cars.

Administrative

Sandi McFarland

Office Manager & Training Manager for The Trans4m Center

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Sandi’s Strengths:
  • Input
  • Relator
  • Consistency
  • Empathy
  • Belief
About Sandi:

My favorite part of my job is serving people; whether on the phone answering questions about Rainbow Days, or training, or finding some way to make the lives of my co-workers better or easier. I dislike sitting and doing nothing, so I constantly do crafts. I share my mother’s credo: Don’t just sit there, make something!

Cindy Wade

Accounting Coordinator

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Cindy’s Strengths:
  • Harmony
  • Responsibility
  • Includer
  • Positivity
  • Analytical
About Cindy:

I love helping people and playing an integral role that affects all people in all departments of Rainbow Days, and know that by doing so, I’m enabling others to do what they do best. My hobbies include: sign language, reading, crocheting, cross-stitch, music and dancing, watching pro-football, and most recently discovered walking/exercising.

Gene Zhu

Director of Finance

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Gene’s Strengths:
  • Input
  • Learner
  • Connectedness
  • Positivity
  • Activator
About Gene:

Resource Development

Sunni Roaten

Events & Communications Manager

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Sunni’s Strengths:
  • Developer
  • Organizer
  • Positivity
  • Consistency
  • Faithful
About Sunni:

I feel called to serve others and work hard supporting Rainbow Days to give children the tools that they need to make healthy choices in life. I am beyond blessed that my calling and career are unified. My hobbies are exercising, cooking, reading and being close to my loved ones.

Jermaine Slaughter

Volunteer & Development Coordinator

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Jermaine’s Strengths:
  • Coming soon!
About Jermaine:

Coming Soon!

Family Connection

Hannah Donaldson

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Hannah’s Strengths:
  • Supportive
  • Connective
  • Communicative
  • Energetic
  • Faithful
About Hannah:

Working here at Rainbow Days is definitely a calling from the Lord for me. The children I work with here keep me humble and focused on what matters in life. I have learned so much from them! My favorite part of working with these kids is getting to be a consistent encouragement in their lives. When I’m not working with our sweet kiddos, I love spending time with my husband and hanging out with friends and family. Fun fact: I enjoy coloring books and practicing calligraphy!

Words to live by: “Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good. Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.”-Romans 12: 9-10

Stephanie Flores

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Stephanie’s Strengths:
  • Coming soon!
About Stephanie:

Community Connection

Maria Gallegos, APS

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Maria’s Strengths:
  • Responsibility
  • Adaptability
  • Relator
  • Harmony
  • Input
About Maria:

From group to group, I hope to be successfully teaching kids the importance of healthy choices to achieve their goals and dreams. I enjoy music because I can get on beat, dance and sing to help me process feelings and thoughts.

Leo Gutierrez, APS, LCDCI

Children, Youth & Family Services Coordinator

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Leo’s Strengths:
  • Responsibility
  • Individualization
  • Consistency
  • Strategic
  • Futuristic
About Leo:

Robert Lopez, APS

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Robert’s Strengths:
  • Ideation
  • Deliberative
  • Competition
  • Learner
  • Achiever
About Robert:

It’s fascinating to see the children grow.

Carolyn Payne, ACPS

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Carolyn’s Strengths:
  • Strategic
  • Learner
  • Achiever
  • Belief
  • Responsibility
About Carolyn:

I enjoy watching youth discover and grow during the group process. I have flown a small airplane and love to create!

Rocio Rodriguez

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Rocio’s Strengths:
  • Coming soon!
About Rocio:

Coming soon!

Issac Rodriguez

Children, Youth & Family Services Specialist

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Issac’s Strengths:
  • Coming soon!
About Issac:

Coming soon!

The Trans4m Center

Kathy Daley

Trainer

 

Jill Darling

Lead R Time Trainer

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Krystal Skaggs

Trainer

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Karen Williams

Trainer

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