2014/15 Board of Directors


Board Chair
Ed Willingham
First Citizens Bank

Jill Heath
Mulkey Engineers & Consultants 

Past Chair
Richard Urquhart
Investors Management Corporation

Past Chair
Jim Captain

Credit Suisse 

Past Chair
Jim Beck
TrustAtlantic Bank

Greg Winkler
Wells Fargo

General Counsel
Richard Stevens

Smith Anderson Blount Dorsett
Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP 
Communications Chair
Mike Hughes
Local Government & Community Relations
Duke Energy 

Economic Development Chair
Skip Hill
Highwoods Properties, Inc. 
Education Chair
David Liberatore

Clark Patterson Lee 

Government Affairs Chair
Sheila Ahler
Cherry Bekaert LLP 

Membership Development Chair
Gary Greene
Greene Resources, Inc. 

Small Business and Member Services Chair
Joel Graybeal  
Triangle Rock Club    

At Large
Amy Baker
Ernst & Young LLP 

At Large
Ravila Gupta
Umicore USA, Inc. 

At Large
Terrence Holt
Holt Brothers Construction, LLC 

Tim Giuliani
Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce 

Karen Albritton

DeLisa Alexander 
Red Hat, Inc. 

Young Professionals  
Network Chair
Ginny Allen 
Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog, LLP

Brooks Bell
Brooks Bell 

Randy Brodd
Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP 

Steve Burriss
Rex Healthcare

Leon Cox
Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

Heather Denny
McDonald York Building Company

Jennifer Dunleavy

Jake Fehling, Jr.
KFA Search

Tom Fritsch  

Martha Frye
Nationwide Insurance

Bill Gant
Concord Hospitality Company

Jimmy Goodmon
Capitol Broadcasting Co., Inc.

Alan Hughes
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina

Malay Jindal
The Goddard School 
David Jones
Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston

Lisa Jones
Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines

Christine Kushner
Wake County Board of Education

Sandi MacDonald
North Carolina Symphony

Steven McCarthy
Fidelity Investments
Nancy McFarlane
City of Raleigh

Chris Moore
VantageSouth Bank        

Tesa Oechsle
LORD Corporation

RTA Chair
Ed Paradise

Cisco Systems, Inc. 

Steve Parrott
Wake Education Partnership

Kyle Prairie
Carolina Hurricanes

Bill Roberts
Belk, Inc. 
Jason Smith
18 Seaboard Restaurant 

Juan Torres  
Biogen Idec

President, Leadership
Raleigh Alumni Association
Amy Watkins

York Properties 

Caroline Welch 
ABC-11 Eyewitness News (WTVD)

James West
Wake County Board of Commissioners

Sports Council Chair
Rebecca Quinn-Wolf


Terry Yeargan 
DPR Construction, Inc.


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