Board of Trustees

Nigel Alston

Executive Director, N.C. Black Repertory Company

Dr. Lynn Anthony  

Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, Wake Forest

School of Medicine

Steve Berlin 

Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Dana Caudill Jones

Owner/Chief Operating Officer, Caudill’s

Chad Cheek

President & Owner, Elephant In The Room

Iris Cole 

CEO and Co-Founder, She Raises the Bar

Clare Fader

Founder of Fader Real Estate

Rich Geiger

President, Visit Winston-Salem

Drew Gerstmyer

Project Manager, East Coast Capital

John Helmle

SVP, Business Transformation, Inmar

Shannon Henry

Community Volunteer

Jason Kaplan

Associate Vice President, Space & Master Planning, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Michael Kelly 

Dean of School of Design and Production, University of North Carolina School of the Arts

Camille Kluttz-Leach

Vice Chancellor & Chief of Staff, Winston-Salem State University

Lance Latham

Vice President – Communications, Reynolds American Inc.

Mike Lancaster

President/CEO, Frank L. Blum Construction Company

Chase Law
President and CEO Arts Council of Winston-Salem & Forsyth County

Cheryl Lindsay

Director of Global Diversity, Inclusion & Community Engagement, Hanesbrands Inc

Jeff Lindsay

Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Novant Health

Melinda McConnell 

Community Volunteer

Paula McCoy 

Organizational Development Expert

Rick Moss 

Retired CFO, HanesBrands, Inc.

Kenneth Pettigrew

Chief Operating Officer of the Winston-Salem Urban League

Peggy Reingold 

Community Affairs Officer, Triad West Region, Well Fargo

Robert Slappey 

Professional Practice Partner, KPMG LLP

Christina Soriano 

Associate Professor of Dance, Wake Forest University

Michael Suggs 

President, Goler Community Development Corporation

Eric Swaim 

Director of Business Development, Elephant In The Room

Claire Tuttle 

Community Volunteer and Consumer Advocate

Jake Wharton 

Partner, Womble Bond Dickinson

Jacinta White

Chief Operating Officer of Deeper Dive Consulting

Talitha Vickers

Professional Journalist