Board of Directors

Jim Hovis

(Board Chair) Attorney at Law, Moore & Van Allen, PLLC

May Barger


Allan Baucom

President, Baucom Sevice, Inc.

William Blair

Partner, Colmont Group

Len Botkin

Global Corporate Services, Bank of America

Bill Carstarphen

President and COO, Pharr Yarns

Nathan Clark

Partner, Tax - Federal Specialty, Dixon Hughes Goodman LLC

Dan Clodfelter

Commissioner, North Carolina Utilities Commission

Tom Gates

Attorney, Tilman Thomas Gates, PLC

Janet Hanson

Diversity and Inclusion Leader, Deloitte

Kelly Katterhagen

Founder and Managing Director, BlackArch Partners

Phil Kuttner

CEO, Little

Thomas Lee

President, Appian Textiles

Compie Newman

Managing Director, CBRE

Lisa Phocas

Director of Stewardship, Crescent Communities

Steven Scruggs

Director of Research and Senior Portfolio Manager, Bragg Financial Advisors

Chris Thomas

Partner, Childress Klein

Kacey Thompson

Senior Manager for Diversity and Inclusion, TIAA

Chris Walker

Attorney, Alexander Ricks, PLLC

Shawn Wilkerson

President, Wildlands Engineering, Inc.

Photo: The Fork by Debbie Russell