Mary Dowens Evernham

Mary Dowens Evernham is a devoted mother and caregiver to her son, a New Jersey native, and someone who is well-versed in how PTSD impacts individuals and their families. Ms. Evernham is a Board Member of The Evernham Family Racing for a Reason Foundation, which has been working to raise funds for the Autism Society of North Carolina. She is also the co-founder of IGNITE, which is a community center for young adults on the Autism Spectrum in North Carolina. IGNITE is a community center that offers activities, skills training, and educational workshops to help autistic young adults gain independence in all areas of their lives. Mary Dowens Evernham retired from the banking industry and left her lifelong Jersey Shore hometown to relocate in North Carolina. She is an asset to Unbroken Warriors because of her diverse background and experiences with nonprofit organizations and their start-ups.