Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Rick Woods, Chair
Bruce Stanley, President / CEO
Albert Blackmon, Vice Chair, Review and Research
Chris McClure, Vice Chair, Public Policy and Resource Development
Rick Roeder, Treasurer
Jessica Vickers, Secretary
Erik Ross, Member at Large

      • Albert Blackmon, Cary, Strategic MMIS Advisor, SAS
      • Katie Clayton, Raleigh, Licensed Clinical Social Worker
      • Linda Coleman, Knightdale, Former State Personnel Director; Former Representative, North Carolina General Assembly
      • Anthony Davis, Raleigh, Presiding Elder, Raleigh District / Central North Carolina Conference, AME Zion Church
      • Katherine Edmiston, Raleigh, Assistant District Attorney, Wake County
      • Marcus Green, Raleigh, Compliance Director, GlaxoSmithKline
      • Lilian Hammond (ex-officio), Raleigh, Alumni Association President, Methodist Orphanage | Methodist Home for Children
      • Clarence High Jr., Ahoskie, Retired Chief Court Counselor, N.C. Department of Public Safety
      • Janie Jordan, Raleigh, Real Estate Broker, JanRo Real Estate
      • Paul Leeland, Charlotte, Bishop, Western NC Conference of the United Methodist Church
      • Joe Mann, Raleigh, Former Executive Director, Leadership Education, Duke Divinity School; Former Director, Duke Endowment Rural Church Division
      • Ken Maxwell, Asheville, President, Sign Systems of Asheville LLC
      • Chris McClure, Raleigh, Government Relations Advisor, Brooks Pierce
      • Richard Morrison, Wilmington, Retired Executive, Eli Lilly and Co.; Retired Adjunct, International Business, UNC-Wilmington
      • Julie Murphy, Raleigh, Principal, JPM Strategies
      • Kimrey Rhinehardt, Pittsboro, Principal, Gray Zone Strategies
      • Rick Roeder, Raleigh, Manager, Portfolio Strategist Group, First Citizens Bank
      • Erik Ross, Apex, Sales Director, Accenture
      • Stuart Schantz, Raleigh, Entrepreneurial Small Business Owner
      • Jane Spicer, Wilmington, Physical Therapist and Community Volunteer
      • Kevin Strom, Raleigh, Senior Scientist, RTI International
      • Linda Taylor, Emerald Isle, Sound District Superintendent, NC Conference of the United Methodist Church
      • Cady Thomas, Raleigh, Partner, Focus Public Affairs
      • Paul Thomas, Raleigh, Chief Financial Officer, Newcomb and Company
      • Jessica Vickers, Raleigh, Associate, Manning Fulton
      • Hope Morgan Ward, Raleigh, Bishop, NC Conference of the United Methodist Church
      • Andy Willis, Cary, Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer, University of North Carolina Health Care System
      • Rick Woods, Chapel Hill, President, Hamilton Point Investment Advisors