Meet the Team

Name Position Phone Email
Dr. Natasha Scott Executive Director, Student Services 910-678-2433
Zakira Cruz Rich Military Family and Youth Liaison 910-635-0090
  • Military Family and Youth Liaison (MFYL)

    This full-time position was designed to assist military families with needs as they relate to deployment and relocation. The MFYL coordinates and supports efforts to: assess needs, build awareness of resources, and connect those with needs to support solutions. The liaison role provides a connection between families with needs and possible solutions.

    The stress placed on families in the midst of relocation or the deployment of a family member can be overwhelming. Support for these families can come from many places, some military-affiliated as well as non-military sources. The MFYL works with agencies and organizations, military and civilian, in our area to help ensure a network of support is in place when needed. The MFYL works with various departments within the Cumberland County Schools to produce materials and programs targeting military families.


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  • Zakira Cruz Rich
    Military Family and Youth Liaison
    2465 Gillespie Street
    Fayetteville NC 28306