As Marketing Relationship Specialist for the Triad, Sandy Bowen is a Silver Linings liaison with customer facilities directors. In that role, she is often the first person any of the facilities’ personnel meets. She is responsible for organizing and giving presentations to staff and clients in the facilities as well as meeting and presenting Silver Linings to community and corporate organizations.
Sandy brings over twenty years experience to her role at Silver Linings. For Sandy, customer service is the number one priority, and her dedication will serve Silver Linings customers well. Sandy’s most recent positions involved marketing strategy, team work, and excellent customer service to achieve business goals. She used her leadership and skills to grow a team in her direct sales business. Sandy enjoys volunteering in her local school system and church. She has also held leadership positions through her volunteer experience.
Sandy has a BS in Marketing from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. Sandy has many years of marketing experience from her direct sales business and most recently in a retail environment. Sandy can be reached at 919-348-8130.
Safiyyah Feaster is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with nearly 10 years experience working with individuals, children and families. She utilizes numerous treatment approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness, Motivational Interviewing and Solution-Focused Therapy. Her areas of expertise are trauma, grief/loss, depression and anxiety.
Safiyyah received her Bachelor of Social Work degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master in Social Work degree from Virginia Commonwealth University. She started her work with older adults at Senior Services for Seniors in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and her passion for the elderly population has grown throughout her career. Safiyyah believes that each person is valuable and welcomes the opportunity to walk with individuals towards a life of purpose and fulfillment. Safiyyah can be reached at 919-948-7718.
Fran Truitt is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 25 years experience working with diverse populations in a variety of settings. She utilizes a variety of therapeutic techniques including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Supportive Counseling. She enjoys helping people identify and build on their strengths in order to reach their goals and live life to the fullest extent possible. Her areas of interest include anxiety, depression, spirituality, and grief.
Fran earned her Master of Social Work degree from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary with a concentration in Individuals, Families, and Groups, and her BS degree in Psychology from Barton College. She enjoys working with individuals and families from all walks of life. In addition to her professional training and experience, she has personal experience with her own aging family members. She considers her personal experiences and lessons learned from those she counsels to be her most valuable training. Fran can be reached at 919-948-7718.
Jennifer Cui is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s degree from North Carolina State University. After receiving her BS and then MS in neuroscience from Tulane University in New Orleans, she moved with her family to North Carolina. Jennifer started her social work career in hospice and palliative care, working with clients and their families in their private homes, as well as in skilled nursing, assisted living, and independent living facilities. She also has hospital experience, having worked in the oncology and emergency departments.
Outside work, Jennifer loves to spend her time cooking, traveling, reading extensively, and spending as much time as possible with her husband and two young children. Jennifer can be reached at 919-948-7718.