Reach Program
The Reach Team
victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Angela Miller
Angela Miller Bryan

 

Reach Program Director

Angela Miller Bryan has her Master’s Degree in Education and has been a Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) since 2006 in the Charlotte, NC area.  Angela has worked in general pediatrics and then outpatient hematology and oncology, caring for infant to young adult patients. She is also an Adjunct Professor at UNC-Charlotte where she teaches Introduction to Child Life.  As Reach Program Director, she oversees Victory Junction’s outreach program. Reach provides “camp-like” activities to pediatric patients and families in children’s hospitals and Ronald McDonald Houses throughout North and South Carolina. Fun fact – she loves a good challenge. To raise awareness for pediatric patients, Angela hiked 30 miles in one day, on two separate occasions and is eager to do it a third time!

Angela Miller Bryan
Reach Program Director

Angela Miller Bryan has her Master’s Degree in Education and has been a Certified Child Life Specialist (CCLS) since 2006 in the Charlotte, NC area.  Angela has worked in general pediatrics and then outpatient hematology and oncology, caring for infant to young adult patients. She is also an Adjunct Professor at UNC-Charlotte where she teaches Introduction to Child Life.  As Reach Program Director, she oversees Victory Junction’s outreach program. Reach provides “camp-like” activities to pediatric patients and families in children’s hospitals and Ronald McDonald Houses throughout North and South Carolina. Fun fact – she loves a good challenge. To raise awareness for pediatric patients, Angela hiked 30 miles in one day, on two separate occasions and is eager to do it a third time!

victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Angela Miller
victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Melissa Owen
Melissa Owen, CCLS
Reach Manager

Melissa Owen is the North Carolina Reach manager for Victory Junction. She graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelors degree in Child Development and Family Relations with a concentration in Child Life. Melissa is a Certified Child Life Specialist and completed her Child Life internship at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She loves bringing camp magic to the children and families in North Carolina, and value creative expression through the arts. Fun Fact – Melissa also studied abroad in Australia were she was able to snorkel the Great Barrier Reef with Nemo and Dory!

victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Melissa Owen
Melissa Owen, CCLS
Reach Manager

Melissa Owen is the North Carolina Reach manager for Victory Junction. She graduated from East Carolina University with a Bachelors degree in Child Development and Family Relations with a concentration in Child Life. Melissa is a Certified Child Life Specialist and completed her Child Life internship at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She loves bringing camp magic to the children and families in North Carolina, and value creative expression through the arts. Fun Fact – Melissa also studied abroad in Australia were she was able to snorkel the Great Barrier Reef with Nemo and Dory!

victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Michaela Moody
Michaela Moody
Reach Manager

Michaela started at Victory Junction in the Summer of 2017 as a lifeguard in the Water Park, and has since transitioned as the Reach Manager for South Carolina. She will graduate from East Carolina University this coming May with her Bachelors Degree in Public Health Studies. She loves working with kids and the opportunity of bringing camp to children and families in the hospitals and Ronald McDonald houses in South Carolina! Fun Fact – Her favorite ice cream flavor is butter pecan!

Michaela Moody
Reach Manager

Michaela started at Victory Junction in the Summer of 2017 as a lifeguard in the Water Park, and has since transitioned as the Reach Manager for South Carolina. She will graduate from East Carolina University this coming May with her Bachelors Degree in Public Health Studies. She loves working with kids and the opportunity of bringing camp to children and families in the hospitals and Ronald McDonald houses in South Carolina! Fun Fact – Her favorite ice cream flavor is butter pecan!

victory junction team VJ meet the team staff Michaela Moody