Vice-President of Programs
Rev. Meredith Martin serves as Vice President of Programs at Crossnore Communities for Children where she leads the agency’s child welfare service lines, compliance, and learning and development initiatives across western North Carolina. During her tenure with Crossnore, Meredith has also been the project manager on the launch of several new service lines for the organization, and has led the implementation of The Sanctuary Model, Crossnore’s trauma-informed model of care. She has past professional experience working for organizations that serve children and families who are involved with the child welfare and juvenile justice systems, who are experiencing domestic violence and/or sexual assault, and who are struggling with mental illness. Meredith is professionally trained as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She holds master’s degrees from Duke Divinity School and UNC-Chapel Hill School of Social Work and is an ordained deacon in Western NC Conference of The United Methodist Church. Meredith is married to Rev. Duncan Martin, senior pastor of Hawthorne Lane UMC in Charlotte. The couple has twin daughters.