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Bethany Hanczor, LPC-MHSP, Clinical Program Director

Bethany has dedicated her professional career to empowering people through hope and healing, particularly at-risk populations, and specializing in trauma-focused treatment.  She is also skilled in advanced program development and in fostering community partnerships throughout the city of Memphis.  Bethany’s role at Thistle & Bee is to develop and oversee the daily operations of the residential program and to coordinate the care and services of the residents.  She is there for our women survivors as they undertake their healing journey, helping them become grounded in their newly birthed and powerful identity.

Jessica Harris, Business Support Manager

Jessica joined Thistle and Bee in 2019 as the Administrative Assistant and quickly found her strength/capacity to develop and implement efficient organizational systems pulling her in the direction of the Social Justice Enterprise. Jessica has created processes that have enhanced Thistle & Bee's production quality and capacity.

Jessica is a native of Memphis and a proud mother of an amazing daughter (Kassidy). Reading is one of her favorite hobbies.


Brittany Diaz, Program & Product Support Associate

Brittany is a 2021 graduate of the Thistle and Bee program. She works in beekeeping, product production, and sales. Born and raised in the city, Brittany loves Memphis. She is a graduate of Raleigh Egypt High School. Coming from a background in childcare, Brittany loves working with inner city youth. She is the mother of two children, Haleigh and Landon.  Brittany likes to watch movies based on books and then read the book in her spare time. 


Board of Directors

Susan Lattimore

President

Lacey Mauk

Treasurer

Robert O'Connor

Past President

Brooks Terry

Past President

Rev. Eyleen Farmer, Founder, President Emeritus

Director

Madge Deacon

Director

Martha Boyd

Director

Sudha Ganguli, MD

Director

Teresa Exum

Director

Ashley Haynes

Director

Barbara King

Director

Maria Rindosova

Director