J. Iverson Riddle Developmental Center

Welcome to Special Olympics J. Iverson Riddle Development Center!



We welcome Nicki Icard as our new Local Program Coordinator. Nicki works at JIR, as a Licensed Recreational Therapy Aide, where she helps to plan recreational activities and run programs for the students. She has been involved in JIR’s Special Olympics program for the last few years and has also been involved in the State Summer Games a few times.

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Contact Information

Local Program Coordinator

Nicki Icard

300 Enola Road
Morganton, NC  28655
(828) 726-7323

Sherri Barnwell

(828) 244-7521

Community Resource Director – West

Melanie Guntner Black

919-719-7662 x133

VP of Community Resources

Lindsay Waldron

704-358-1935 x161