Our Team


Kat Dolan

Founder & Executive Director

Kat Dolan is a performance poet and mental health advocate who has found her passion & purpose in writing and performing original poetry to help increase mental health awareness and understanding. Kat founded Out of Your Mind to foster a creative space to eradicate social isolation and reframe mental illness as a Mental Opportunity.


Ryan Thomas

Board Member

Ryan Thomas is a poet and woodworker based in Winston-Salem.


Jeffrey Scott

Vice Chair

Jeffrey Scott currently runs Metamorphic consulting where he works with companies in fractional CEO and CFO roles providing executive leadership and business development services for early and mid-stage social enterprises to help them grow, scale and reach impact.


Sean Townsend

Board Member

Sean Townsend is a language artist and photographer from Alexandria, Virginia. After graduating from James Madison University with a BA in English, Sean began working as a communications, marketing, and brand guru for associations and non-profits.


Athalia Whitworth


Athalia Whitworth assists and leads numerous community and economic development projects. She holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Georgia, graduate studies in Spanish Translation from Georgia State, and a certificate of Financial Management from Cornell University.



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