ALLEN JOINES “I am participating in the Take the Lead because of my strong support of the Big Brothers/Big Sisters Organization. This organization is making a significant, positive impact on the lives of many young people in our community.

SUZY MCCALLEY is an interdisciplinary artist and entrepreneur from Brazil. Her original plays have been performed and produced in Austin, New York City and Winston Salem. She released her music album “Into the Flame” in 2017 and in 2018 completed her starring role in the independent feature film GEM – coming soon!

Suzy founded and is the owner of The Breathing Room yoga and wellness center and also founded Breathing Access 501c3 that provides yoga to underserved schools in Winston Salem. Her online company Inwardbound Girl helps High Achieving Teen Girls overcome stress and anxiety so they can be strong creative leaders.

“I am pleased to be singing for take the lead because I believe positive mentors can change a child’s life.”




    You or your business can SPONSOR a Celebrity/Pro Team or the TAKE THE LEAD 2018 event itself! Sponsors receive many perks, including acknowledgment and thanks in all event publicity and the event program, as well as special VIP PRIORITY SEATING at the event.