Angela Williams: CEO/Founder
Angela Williams is the CEO/Founder of VOICE Today, Inc. She received a bachelor of arts in journalism from Georgia State University and is pursuing her Masters of Forensic Psychology. Angela is a trained facilitator for Child Sexual Abuse Prevention Programs, author of “From Sorrows To Sapphires,” and co-author of eight workbooks. She is a tireless child advocate, and international speaker on child sexual abuse, prevention and healing. As survivor of 14 years of child sexual abuse, she is passionate about breaking the silence and cycle of child sexual and exploitation abuse and saving the next generation of children. She serves in on the policy committee of the National Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation.
Marlan Wilbanks: Chairman of the Board
Marlan Wilbanks graduated from the University of Georgia School of Law in 1986. He is a founding partner of Wilbanks & Bridges, LLP. Marlan is actively involved in children’s causes such as Prevent Child Abuse and he was active in Big Brother Program for over 12 years in Atlanta. He is a member of Northside United Methodist Church, Waterfall Country Club, and various other community service organizations. He is also a Trustee for Young Harris College.
Dr. Neil Nickelsen
Dr. Neil Nickelsen is a retired pediatrician and practiced in the Atlanta area since 1971. He is board certified in Pediatrics and was elected a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics in 1998 and also a Fellow in the American College of Osteopathic Pediatricians. He served on the active staff for the Department of Pediatrics of Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and other Atlanta area hospitals. Dr. Nickelsen started the practice of BiCounty Pediatrics later becoming BiCounty Gwinnett Pediatrics.
Pamela Schmiedeberg: Secretary
Pamela Schmiedeberg has her Masters of Education from Valdosta State University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from Kennesaw State University. As a founding member of VOICE Today, she has been our Technology Director, focusing on our our technical needs, website design, software and hardware installations. Pamela has been teaching in Cobb County for over 10 years.
Deborah Griggs is CEO of Sharing & Caring Events. She is the coach and leader of Victory World Church’s Active & Enjoy Program. Griggs is also the author of “No Greater Wisdom than Experience.” She has a passion for VOICE Today, not just because she is survivor of child sexual abuse but a victor with unspeakable joy.
Timothy Farrowis a former Army Infantry Officer, police officer, a field training officer for LEO and high profile executive protection specialist. He has provided protection services for International Heads-of-State and other nationally known persons. He is a Georgia State and National certified weapons and classroom instructor with over 25 years of training experience. He planned and Commanded high risk security convoys for Foreign National Treasures and provided personal protection and training in high threat areas overseas. Tim is also the National Director of Security for the “Freedom Congress”.