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Meet The Team


Marcya Cain  

Marcya Cain

Community Outreach and Communications Coordinator

Marcya has the distinct honor of being the mother of the other owners of Beyond Defense. She has been a comedian, traveled the world as an employee of a cruise line, and has been in sales for several years. However, she knows her most important job has been the parent and chief security officer of her family. In her free time, she enjoys watching movies and playing with her grandchildren.

Imani Twyman

Imani Twyman

Creative Coordinator and Graphic Design

Imani has always had a flair for creativity, whether that is with cooking, writing, or drawing. She attended culinary school after graduating high school and continues to cook with passion when she can. Imani wanted to create Beyond Defense as a way for younger people to protect themselves especially. She wants to make sure her family, including her son, are always protected.

Nia Twyman

Nia Twyman

Inventory and Quality Assurance Specialist

Nia is 24 years old and a co-founder of Beyond Defense. She attended the University of North Carolina Greensboro for Psychology and is currently working on her Criminal Justice degree online. Nia wanted to create a business that would help her community and protect people she loves the most, especially her children. One of the reasons she is studying criminal justice is to help those in need and support her community.

Cain Twyman

Cain Twyman

Finance and Shipping Specialist

Cain graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and has a strong dedication to social justice. Cain sees Beyond Defense, not only as a way to protect people, but also as means to spread awareness about the safety issues marginalized communities often face. Cain stays active in the community by serving on two affordable housing boards in Orange County, NC and chairing the publicity and marketing committee of her local service league. In her spare time, Cain enjoys listening to podcasts, watching Netflix Original TV shows, and spending time with her dog, Simba.