Deputy Secretary for Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

William L. Lassiter

Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Central Office

Mailing Address: 4212 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4212
Physical Address: 3010 Hammond Business Place, Raleigh, NC 27603

Media Contact: Matt Debnam; Communications Officer, DPS Communications Office, 919-436-3026
Juvenile Records Contact: Erin Hickey; DJJDP PREA and Records Manager, 919-324-6065

Community Programs - JCPC

Director: Cindy Porterfield, 919-324-6287 (Raleigh)
Eastern Area Manager: Pamela Stokes, 252-355-9013 (Greenville)
Central Area Manager: Lance Britt, 919-324-6262 (Raleigh)
Piedmont Area Manager: Ronald Tillman, 704-754-8163 (Salisbury)
Western Area Manager: Regina Arrowood, 828-296-4745 (Swannanoa)

Community Programs Consultant Contacts
JCPC Chairperson Directory

Juvenile Court Services

Director: Russell Price; 919-733-3388
Central Area Administrator: David Wall, 919-934-2445 (Smithfield)
Eastern Area Assistant Administrator: Mike Walston, 252-355-9013 (Greenville)
Piedmont Area Administrator: Emily Coltrane, 336-283-8229 (Archdale)
Western Area Administrator: Dianne Whitman, 828-296-4741 (Swannanoa)

Juvenile Chief Court Counselor Directory

Juvenile Facility Operations

Director: Angela Smith, 919-324-6478
Eastern Regional Manager: Tangi Jordan
Western Regional Manager: Charles Dingle 

Youth Development Center 
Cabarrus YDC, Concord: Peter Brown, 704-652-4300
Chatham YDC, Siler City: Fleuretta McDougald, 919-742-6220
Lenoir YDC, Kinston: Tangi Jordan, 252-208-4920
Edgecombe YDC, Rocky Mount: Joseph Payne, 252-544-5730
Rockingham YDC, Reidsville: Jason Grice, 919-742-6220

Juvenile Detention Center
Alexander Juvenile Detention Center, Taylorsville: Kimberly Cowart, 828-632-1141
Cabarrus Juvenile Detention Center, Concord: Peter Brown, 704-720-0807
Cumberland Regional Juvenile Detention Center, Fayetteville: Gene Hallock, 910-486-1399
Dillon Juvenile Detention Center, Butner: Bakari Johnson, 919-575-3166
New Hanover Regional Juvenile Detention Center, Castle Hayne: Devante Hicks, 910-675-0594
Pitt Regional Juvenile Detention Center, Greenville: Tyshanda Brown, 252-830-6590
Richmond-Jenkins Juvenile Detention Center, Hoffman: Possia Sanders, 910-683-3120
Wake Regional Juvenile Detention Center, Raleigh: Jonathan Manley, 919-212-3104 

Nutrition Services
Child Nutrition Program Administrator: Maria Jones

Clinical Services and Programs

Director: Peter Kuhns, Psy.D., 919-733-3388

Education Services
Director of Education Services: Casey Corey
Director of Federal Programs: Kenya Beyah
Director of Accountability: James Futrell
Transition Services Counselor: Dr. Michael Williams
Education Program Specialist: Althea Hrbek
Business Officer: Rona Privette-Frost

Health Services
Director: Stephanie Scott-McDonald, RN, PHN, MSN

Social Work Services
Manager: Gary Skinner, MSW, LCSW


Director - Administrative Services: Catherine Anderson

  • Director - Staff Development and Training: Venecia Carr

Director - Analysis, Research and External Affairs: Kimberly Quintus