Phone: 919-345-5230 Español 919-985-9017 Fax: 1-888-900-7754
1140 Kildaire Farm RD
Cary NC 27511
Gemimah Kerner- Hernandez Fuentes
DWI, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
A Better Choice: Rise Up Counseling
© 2018 | A Better Choice Rise up Counseling
288 East St Ste.1003
Pittsboro, NC 27312
ABOUT OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTION:
Our Executive Director Gemimah Kerner-Hernandez Fuentes, has been working over 20 years as a substance abuse counselor in Wake County and has more than 25-years experience working as parent educator and Christian Family Counselor.
Born and raised in Havana, Cuba, Gemimah received her license in Havana. She worked in Peru as missionary for almost three years as a Christian Family Counselor and educator. She has a master in Theology and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration. She is Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and Parent Educator at the professional level by the State of North Carolina.
Gemimah was full time employed with SAFEchild for more than 17 years, a non-profit child abuse prevention agency as a program coordinator teaching parenting education classes and case management. Also for the last 20 years she has been working around Wake County with cases of DWI and other drug and alcohol problems and as a volunteer in the community and 9 years volunteer at Smart Star Board of Directors and received awards from North Carolina Mental health Association and a Maggy Award as Women of Western County by Cary Magazine.
Our company is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals.
We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry.