Rachel Brummert | CEO
Rachel Brummert is Founder and CEO of Patient Safety Impact and Charlotte Community Impact. She is a Special Government Employee (SGE) at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and serves as Patient Safety Advisor at ION Medical Safety. She is also a Contributor at Drug Watch and Medshadow Foundation.
After being medically harmed by a pharmaceutical drug in 2006, Rachel began advocating on behalf of patients who are harmed by pharmaceutical drugs and medical devices, working to effect change.
Originally from New Jersey, she moved to Charlotte, North Carolina in 2015, where she became active in her community and began advocating for causes she passionately believes in. In 2019, she founded Charlotte Community Impact.
Rachel resides in Charlotte, North Carolina with her husband and two dogs. In her spare time, she is a semi professional coffee drinker, an author, and amateur astronomer.
Benita Mason | Veteran and Family Affairs
Benita Mason attended North Carolina Central University in Durham, North Carolina where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Public Administration. She also attended Pfeiffer University in Charlotte, North Carolina to earn her dual Master of Science in Business and Healthcare Administration (MBA-MHA). In addition, she is also a State of North Carolina licensed Assistant Living Administrator, Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) Case Manager and certified in Intensive in Home (IIH) Certified Lay Health educator in Living with Chronic Illness and Living Healthy with Diabetes.
Her professional goals are to educate and assist adults, seniors and to live their “Best Life” through case management care, housing services, healthcare wellness and consulting. Her background is in adverse reactions from medication, sexual assault and childhood and workplace bullying.
With over two decades professional experience, knowledge and skills working with education services, housing services, human services, adult and adolescent care as a mental health provider case manager, she has gained valuable credentials and expertise in the private and public sector.
Benita resides in Charlotte, North Carolina with her husband, son, and dog “Jeorgie”.