Board of Directors

Kelly Katterhagen

(Board Chair) Founder and Managing Director, BlackArch Partners

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

Tom Gates

Attorney, Tilman Thomas Gates, PLC

Jim Hovis

Attorney at Law, Moore & Van Allen, PLLC

Allan Baucom

President, Baucom Sevice, Inc.

May Barger


William Blair

Partner, Colmont Group

Dan Clodfelter

Commissioner, North Carolina Utilities Commission

Lud Hodges

Commercial Real Estate Consultant

Phil Kuttner

CEO, Little

Thomas Lee

President, Appian Textiles

Compie Newman

Managing Director, CBRE

Lisa Richards

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