MARC Leadership

Board Leadership


President: Jesse Smathers
Chairman: Michael Maybee
Chairman-Elect: Jamie Brandenburg
Past-Chairman: Neal Bebber
Secretary: Andrew Tye
Treasurer: Audrey Gaddis
MARC Administrator: Carol Schoeff

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Mission Statement

MARC will serve as a catalyst for innovations that improve the economic and social quality of life for people with disabilities and disadvantages.

Diversity Statement

MARC believes that all individuals have the right to be respected, to have equal opportunities, to work and to earn a fair wage. MARC's Board of Directors and staff support the concept that through meaningful, satisfying work, people are able to live more independently, successfully and productively.

Quality Statement

MARC is committed to organizational excellence to its members and stakeholders. We pledge to be honorable stewards of partnerships, resources, and innovation.

MARC Contact Information

Jesse Smathers, MARC President
Carol Schoeff, MARC Administrator
P.O. Box 2122
Hendersonville, NC 28793
Phone: (828) 595-2995

Service Area

MARC members’ service area includes 27 primarily rural counties of North Carolina – an area approximately the size of Maryland. Programs are organized on a county-by-county basis, with several programs supporting multiple counties. To view a list of MARC’s members and the communities they serve, please visit the MARC Members page.

MARC Service Area