AVPRIDE | The Association of Village Pride

AVPRIDE Staff Members

  • Pam Reid

  • Pam is the Executive Director for AVPRIDE. She leads the organization in its efforts to groom and develop young people and young adults, as they seek to achieve academic success, career readiness and advancement, and the ability to serve and contribute to their community in a significant way.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 616-7132
  • Email:
    pamreid@avpride.org
  • Dawn Oparah

  • Dawn is one of AVPRIDE’s Co-Founders and currently serves as the organization’s Resource Development & Compliance Consultant, as well as the Program Coordinator for the Alcohol Prevention Project (APP); a five-year project to address underage drinking in Fayette County.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 207-9225
  • Email:
    dawnoparah@avpride.org
  • Linda Metoyer

  • As the Program Director for AVPRIDE’s Youth Workforce Services program, Linda facilitates FREE services to Fayette County youth and young adults between the ages of 16 and 24.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 521-7875
  • Email:
    lindametoyer@avpride.org
  • Tammy Braxton

  • Tammy is an Intake Case Manager and Career Counselor for AVPRIDE’s Youth Workforce Services Program which provides free services to youth and young adults between the ages of 16 and 24.

  • PHONE:
    (336) 404-4769
  • Email:
    tammybraxton@avpride.org
  • Jennifer Vetter

  • Jennifer is AVPRIDE’s Workforce Development Intake / Job Placement Manager for our Youth Workforce Services Program which provides free services to youth and young adults between the ages of 16 and 24.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 982-9559
  • Email:
    jennifervetter@avpride.org
  • Michael Mumper

  • Michael is actively engaged in a five-year strategic effort to address underage drinking in Fayette County as AVPRIDE’s Alcohol Prevention Project (APP) Assistant Program Coordinator.

  • PHONE:
    (404) 444-4029
  • Email:
    michaelmumper@avpride.org
  • Jaquaye Okai

  • As AVPRIDE’s Youth Program Coordinator, Jaquaye develops youth-driven programs and focuses on the implementation of the Fayette Youth Leaders PRIDE (FYLP) program; a program to elevate ‘youth voice’, leadership development and community engagement for our youth.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 373-6764
  • Email:
    jaquayeokai@avpride.org
  • Iris Blevins

  • Iris is the Program Director for AVPRIDE’s After School Enrichment & BRIDGES program. She works to engage families and to improve and increase student achievement.

  • PHONE:
    (770) 757-6739
  • Email:
    irisblevins@avpride.org
  • Latrice Callier

  • Latrice is the manager for AVPRIDE’s After School Enrichment & BRIDGES program. She is responsible for program execution and managing the day-to-day responsibilities.

  • PHONE:
    (678) 787-7174
  • Email:
    latricecallier@avpride.org
  • Koketta Gantt

  • Koketta is the Program Assistant for AVPRIDE’s Afterschool Enrichment & BRIDGES program. She receives our students daily and is responsible for helping students work towards their academic and personal goals.

  • PHONE:
    (404) 553-6352
  • Email:
    kokettagantt@avpride.org