Board Members

Board of Directors

Christine Craig – Chair
WakeMed Health & Hospitals

Octavia Rainey – Vice Chair
Community Advocate

Erin Byrd – Secretary
Blueprint NC

Michael Sandman – Treasurer
Attorney & Developer

Kristy Breneman
Alamo Drafthouse

Ann Rollins
Poe Center  for Health Education

Daniel B. Coleman
Building Contractors

Adria Jervay
The Carolinian & The Carolina Call

John W. Johnston
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce

Reverend Steven L. Lyons
Steven L. Lyons Funeral Home

Jon Mills
YMCA of the Triangle

Bryan Ryan
Wake Tech Community College

Gordon Smith III
Wood Pile LLC

Rosalene Tanner
Primerica Financial Services

Caroline Willingham
News & Observer

Board of Advisors

Phyllis Barbour
Longview Gardens Resident

Corey Branch
Raleigh City Council Member

Joyce Fitzpatrick
Fitzpatrick Communications

Jim Harrell
Bode & Harrell PLLC

Representative Yvonne Holly
North Carolina General Assembly

Niki Jones
City of Raleigh, Economic Development

Don Munford
Smith Anderson

James Roberson
Town of Knightdale

Dhanya Sandeep, AICP
City of Raleigh

Brad Thompson
Brad Thompson & Associates

Dr. James West
Wake County Government