She has worked as an advertising executive with large national clients and was a bilingual elementary .educator and teacher of English as a second language in Houston and in Charlotte.
Penni is a founding partner of Navarro Group. She enjoys any time with her two college age boys, time at the lake and traveling.
Scottie is married to Danny Trapp, a Presbyterian minister. They have two grown daughters, one happily married in Columbia, SC raising 4 year old triplets and the other working in Washington, D.C. She enjoys reading, running, tennis and all things at the beach!
Crystal currently works with non-profits & national member associations focusing on Project Management, Board and Administrative Support.
Crystal and her husband have two boys, one in college and a senior in high school. She really enjoys traveling and spending time with her family & friends in the NC mountains. Crystal is an active member at her church where she has served as Deacon Chair, Missions Coordinator. Pastor Search Committees and the Youth team.
She enjoys spending time with her husband and dog on Lake Wylie.
Alston Van Dyke, a North Carolina native, grew up in Charlotte and Mount Airy, NC. A graduate of Wake Forest University, she spent several years working in marketing for a trade association in the Washington, DC area before returning home to North Carolina. Upon her return, she started a marketing firm that represents small to medium sized corporations and organizations..Partnering with Navarro Group brings strategy, design, website development, social media and public relations to the firm. Alston is a Leadership Charlotte graduate and an Arts & Science Council Cultural Leadership Training participant. She was a 2021 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Woman of the Year candidate. A mom to 2 young kids and a wife to husband Chris, Alston enjoys hammock-swinging, spending time outdoors and all things Demon Deacon.