Melinda Locklear, MS

Melinda Locklear, MS Portrait Photo

Melinda Locklear has served as the Chief Quality and Information Officer of Carolina Donor Services since 2017. She is responsible for the Quality Improvement and Regulatory Compliance programs and for data reporting and analysis, both internal and external. In addition, Melinda oversees the conceptualization, evaluation, and implementation of Information Systems/Technology strategies, plans and priorities, in […]

Kimberly Koontz, MPH, CTBS

Kimberly Koontz, MPH, CTBS Portrait Photo

Kimberly’s career in donation began at the North Carolina Eye Bank, now Miracles In Sight, as their Communications Center Director. She has been with HonorBridge since 2004 when she was hired as a Tissue Donation Coordinator. Soon after, she was asked to establish the Donor Services Center, HonorBridge’s in-house call center. In 2011, she was […]

Kirk Mizelle

Kirk Mizelle Portrait Photo

Kirk Mizelle has worked in health care finance for more than 22 years. For the past 18 years, Kirk has served as the Chief Financial Officer for HonorBridge, leading the organization’s Finance and Human Resources departments. Kirk is actively engaged in all functions of an OPO as a member of the Executive Team and through […]

Danielle Niedfeldt, RN, JD

Danielle Niedfeldt, RN, JD Portrait Photo

Danielle began her nursing career with the US Air Force where she was deeply touched by her first experience with organ donation. After completing her active-duty commitment in the Air Force, Danielle joined the field of organ and tissue donation in 1999 with Carolina Life Care in Winston-Salem, NC. Danielle held various positions in the […]