Denise Coleman has been selected as the administrator of the Evergreen Foundation. Coleman follows Tom McDevitt who has been the administrator of the foundation for the past 30 years. The Evergreen Foundation is a private not for profit foundation which supports programs and services for individuals with behavioral health, substance abuse and intellectual/ developmental disabilities (MH/SA/IDD) in the seven western counties. The foundation provides grant funding, through a competitive grant process, to service providers in WNC.
”The Evergreen Board of Directors is delighted to have Denise as a full time member of the team. For the past year Denise has assisted with public education and social marketing efforts giving the entire Board an opportunity to get to know her and the quality of her work. We are confident that we have selected the right person for job,” states Marty Hydaker, Evergreen Foundation board president.