Remembering Cheryl Snead 

It is with heavy hearts that we share some profoundly sad news with our community. We lost one of the shining stars of the WBENC family, Cheryl Snead. Cheryl was not only a successful WBE, business and community leader, and supporter of WBENC and our network, but an incredible soul who inspired and impacted so many around her. Our hearts are breaking over this loss and we will continue to keep Cheryl’s family and friends in our thoughts and prayers.

Read our tribute to Cheryl. 


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