LaSandra Williams, RN, is a resident of Wallace (Duplin County) and a member of NAMI Cumberland, Harnett, and Lee. She joined NAMI earlier this year. LaSandra has been a psychiatric nurse since 2016, first at Cherry Hospital in Goldsboro, now at Vidant Duplin Hospital. Prior to that, she was a registered nurse at Wayne UNC Health Care for three years. She has lived experience with mental illness and is the mother of a child who also has mental illness. She refers patients and family members to NAMI and wants to bring NAMI to the underserved, diverse, and rural community in which she resides.