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

Natalie Folmar
Director, 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

Patrick Tewksbury
Vice-President, VF Corporation

Effie Varitimidis
Community Volunteer

Guilford Education Alliance

Program Leadership Team

Chair: Sherry Wyche, American Reading Company
Theresa Byrd, Community Volunteer
Ashley Canupp, The Fresh Market
Carly Cooke, County Commissioners (Dist. 5)
Tod Dalton, CPL
Kathleen Derringer, Truliant Federal Credit Union
Maria Gonzalez, Club Fitness
Niketa Greene, Cone Health
Lakesha Holiday, JBL Cleaning and Organizing
Emily McCollum, Weaver Foundation
Blake Odum, The Motivational Foundation/Cross Co.
Julia Osborne, A Simple Gesture
Virginia Phelps, Quaintance Weaver
Mildred Poole, Community Volunteer
Adrienne Spinner, North Carolina Housing Coalition