Board of Directors

Chair: Sara Millard, EVP and General Counsel, Arch Capital Services

Vice Chair: Kevin Gray, President, Weaver Foundation

Treasurer: Phillip H. McCall, Jr.retired Principal Partner, Servant Leadership, LLC

Secretary: Dr. Tawannah Allen, Associate Professor, High Point University

Rev. Dr. Joe Blosser
Director of Service Learning, Associate Professor, High Point University

Rebecca Buffington
Community Volunteer

Patrick W. Chapin
President & CEO, Business High Point, Inc.

Brent Christensen
President & CEO, Greensboro Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Sharon Contreras
Superintendent, Guilford County Schools

Dr. Dereck Deleon
Chief Academic Officer, Cone Health

Nathan Duggins
Partner, Tuggle Duggins, PA

Deena Hayes-Greene
Chair, Guilford County Board of Education

Afi Johnson-Parris
Attorney, Johnson-Parris Law, LLC

Lolita Malave
Broker in Charge/Branch Manager
Allen Tate Real Estate, LLC

David Miller
President, D.S. Miller Inc.

Joel Mills
Regional President, AdaptHealth

Mindy Oakley
Executive Director, Edward M. Armfield Sr. Foundation

Bishop Bryan J. Pierce, Sr.
Senior Pastor/CEO, Mount Zion Baptist Church of Greensboro, LLC

Dr. Cherece Grier Smith
Assistant Professor, Wake Forest School of Medicine

Patrick Tewksbury
Vice-President, VF Corporation

Effie Varitimidis
Community Volunteer

Guilford Education Alliance

Program Leadership Team

Co-chair: Ruthan May, GoFar

Co-chair: Sherry Wyche, American Reading Company

Theresa Byrd, Community Volunteer

Carly Cooke, Community Volunteer

Tod Dalton, CPL

Maria Gonzalez, Club Fitness

Niketa Greene, Greensboro Chamber of Commerce

Lakesha Holiday, Community Volunteer

Emily McCollum, Weaver Foundation

Catherine Niebauer, Communities in Schools of High Point

Blake Odum, The Motivational Foundation

Julia Osborne, A Simple Gesture

Virginia Phelps, Quaintance Weaver

Mildred Poole, Guilford County Council of PTAs

Adrienne Spinner, North Carolina Housing Coalition