About Us

Sandhills PRIDE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Pinehurst. Sandhills PRIDE stands as the beacon of hope for LGBTQ+ people and their allies right here at home, in Moore County and surrounding areas. It has become the central resource for information and inspiration, and this is especially true for our young people across the region.

2021 Board of Directors

Charles Oldham

Board Chair

Catherine Vrdolyak

Vice Chair

Bo Belton


Michael Edwards


Lesley Berkshire-Bradley

Board Member

Joseph Foster

Board Member

John Zopatti

Board Member

2021 Program Chairs

Angie Averitte

Scholarship Chair

Cody Hyatt

Activities Chair


Michael Bleggi

Executive Director