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Amy Vaughn

MATCH/TRPA Program Supervisor

"The M.A.T.C.H. program  takes a unique and holistic approach to health by not only providing access to quality care, but utilizing valuable resources in the community to address the social and economic needs of our clients.  By looking at the bigger picture, and addressing the multiple challenges our clients face, we hope to give more people the opportunity to lead healthier successful lives.  As a life long resident of this community it is truly a privilege to have a role in helping the region become a healthier place to live and work."

Casey Trejo, BS

Enrollment Specialist

Casey serves as an Enrollment Specialist for the MATCH Program. Casey grew up in Marion surrounded by the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains. She followed her dream of helping individuals with special needs and attended Western Carolina University to receive her Bachelors in Communications Sciences and Disorders and Spanish. During her time at WCU, Casey traveled to Costa Rica for 6 months to work with families and children with speech and language disorders. She has played an active role in the National Special Olympics and Farmworker Health Program. Casey says: 

"I would like my community to know that my door is always open, as we are here to alleviate the burden of their challenges, in making linkages to community resources and providing services to live a better quality of life."

Donna Shook, MS, MDiv

MATCH Case Manager

A native of western North Carolina, Donna has lived and worked in McDowell County for over 20 yrs. Donna believes "all people should have the opportunity to live a full and healthy life; MATCH is a wonderful program to help make that happen and I'm excited to be a part of it."

Donna's aim is to support people in reaching their health and wellness goals and to remove obstacles that might hinder them from that achievement.  

"I believe we are here to help each other along this journey we call life."