Counselors & Staff of iHope

Our staff and counselors are honored to work with the clients here at iHope and with our churches, pastors, and community members around the city. Each brings a distinctly Christian worldview to their work, and each has professional training to ensure their clients receive the best possible care. Just click on a photo or name to learn more about each counselor.

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Jessica Hayes, MS, LPC, LMFT

Executive Director
Professional Counselor
Marriage and Family Therapist


Reeves Cannon, MA, LPC, BCPCC

Professional Counselor


Joanna Refvem, LPC

Professional Counselor
(bio coming soon)

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Kim Riggs, MBA, MA, LPCA

Professional Counselor Associate


Meryl Nesbit, MA, M.Ed

Pastoral Counselor
Life Coach

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Jennifer Almers, BA

Graduate Student Intern
in the Liberty University Professional Counseling program


Sean Cauley

Administrative Assistant

If you would like to schedule an appointment with any of the above counselors, just give us a call at (843) 702-0323.