We are a small but mighty bunch that is blooming with passion for girls and boys suffering from Rett Syndrome. We are always looking to add to our team. 

Please contact us if you would like to get involved!

Roger Brooks

Chief Operating Officer & Rett University Director

Roger has worked extensively in the retail, restaurant, and franchise arenas designing and developing training for corporations. Roger lives in Irving, Texas, with his wife and two beautiful daughters; Juliana, who has Rett Syndrome, and Olivia.


Kevin Pierce

Director of Development

Kevin joined the GP2C team in February 2018 after a 30 year career with The Boeing Company, including technical development and project management of large scale defense and space systems. Kevin resides in Huntsville, Alabama, with his wife Sonja.  Kevin’s daughter and son-in-law, Brittany and Ben Goodman, and granddaughters Blakely (who has Rett Syndrome), Andi Mac and Emmy Jo, reside in Nashville, Tennessee.

“From the day we received Blakely’s diagnosis in 2014, we have seen GP2C empowering families worldwide with the knowledge and tools needed for our daughters and granddaughters to be successful.  I’m excited to be a part of this team as we not only help families with today’s needs, but also support the exciting journey to tomorrow’s cure.”



Amei Prachthauser

Program Manager

Amei joined our team in 2014. A New Jersey native, she enjoys spending time with her son, Dominic, family and friends. Amei has nine plus years planning and executing events at some of the Southeast's leading resorts and a strong customer service background. Amei brings a genuine passion to raising awareness and helping to raise funds to support families, educate and provide research to cure Rett Syndrome. 


Kristi Henderson

Support Coordinator

Kristi is a lifelong resident of Amelia Island. She is a mother to two wonderful girls, Kenzi and Kaisen. With a strong background in customer service and office management she plans to do her part in helping Girl Power 2 Cure continue to grow and fight for a cure.

“You can’t meet one of our girls or boys without falling in love. The light in their eyes makes coming to work every day a joy. It’s a privilege to spread awareness about Rett Syndrome and to be a tiny part of finding a cure.”


Kristin Hileman

Family Support Team Leader

Kristin is a stay at home mother to two beautiful children in Columbus, OH.

"Brynn has truly made us believe in hope. Hope is a wish in your heart of good things to come. We know her sunshine will come as long as we continue to believe. We ARE believers! We joined Girl Power 2 Cure for support and to help contribute in finding a cure for all of the sweet angels whom suffer from Rett Syndrome."


Bridget MacDonald Coordinator

Bridget MacDonald has served on our Mother’s Advisory Board for several years, and is now our Coordinator. She is passionate about Rett Syndrome and doing everything she can to bring a cure to the thousands of girls and boys affected. A busy mother of four, her second child, Annie, has Rett Syndrome. She home schools Annie and is active in all of her children’s schools and extracurricular activities. 

Bridget graduated from Western Michigan University in 1999 with a B.A. in Nutrition. She worked as a clinical, registered dietitian at William Beaumont Hospital and was a program director at the American Diabetes Association prior to motherhood. She lives in Michigan with her husband, Scott, and children: James, Annie,  Grace, and Jackson.

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I worked with GP2C while running the #Ragnar4Rett with the other ladies from #TeamSparkle. They are AWESOMESAUCE! The money that goes towards Rett Research is extremely valuable and I am honored to have been a part of something so much bigger than myself!

— Carlee McDot