Meet Our Board
Board Member - President
Chris Moyer has been a member of Hearts & Ears, Inc. for the last 5 years and before recently becoming a board member, volunteered as a group facilitator at the center. She is currently pursuing a Master of Professional Studies at University of Maryland College Park in Geospatial Information Sciences. Chris loves anything that involves maps: GPS systems, globes, and paper maps that fold incorrectly. Hearts & Ears, Inc. is what she affectionately calls her ‘home away from home’. Chris has been involved in the updating of the computers in the center and is still currently facilitating the music appreciation group
Board Member - H&R
Tyrell D. Moyd, RPS, RCP, began serving in the Behavioral Health profession full-time in June 2014 with the Maryland Community Health Initiatives, Inc. (Penn North). He began in the position of Workforce Develop Coordinator, where, in concert with the Social Enterprise Director, created an intensive workforce development program which taught individuals professional soft skills as well as provided hands on technical skills in various areas.
In June of 2014, Maryland Community Health Initiatives, Inc. opened the Penn North Community Resource Center and Tyrell Moyd assumed the responsibilities of the center’s Director. Under his leadership, Penn North, offered wrap around services to support the recovery process.
Along with direct service to the community, Mr. Moyd also began to facilitate Recovery Support trainings with his mentor, Carroll C. Conquest. Under his mentor’s tutelage, facilitation revealed Tyrell’s gift to coach and cultivate Recovery Support professionals, and in October of 2015 he became the Director of the Baltimore Recovery Corps (BRC) @ Penn North.
Tyrell’s tenure with Maryland Community Health Initiatives, Inc. (Penn North) ended June, 2018, at the end of the BRC grant fiscal year 2018. He will continue his “service to those who serve others,” by joining the Light of Truth Center in August 2018. He will manage the Training Restoration Center as well as build his own brand, the 3C Recovery Support Training Institute.* With these combined forces, the vision is to offer training and support to individuals who care for and provide services to the behavioral health community.
Board Member - Secretary
Having worked in the mental health field for seven years, with a concentration in PRP, her passion to serve those in this population grown to love this field has grown greatly. Her past experiences in the Human Service field includes People Encouraging People and Kennedy Krieger. Currently employed as a Case Manager at The League for People with Disabilities, Chamiah works closely with those individuals in developing job readiness skills, self advocacy, and obtaining employment.
Chamiah possesses a Bachelor's of Science degree from Coppin State University in Rehabilitation Services and is currently pursuing a Master's of Science in Human Service Administration at the University of Baltimore. As a member of The International Honor Society of Social Sciences, Phi Gamma Mu Chapter in Baltimore, Chamiah strives to promote education and self awareness to those in her community.
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