Board of Directors


Corrie Piontak
Chair of the Board of Directors
Senior Vice President, Kaufman, Hall and Associates

Lanier McRee
Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors; Chair, Board Development
Assistant State Budget Officer, NC Office of State Budget and Management

Caroline Ives
Treasurer of the Board of Directors

Russell Carter
Secretary of the Board of Directors
Benefits Consultant, Scott Benefits Services

Derrick Thompson
Immediate Past Chair, Board of Directors
Chief Executive Officer, T&T Creative Group

Board Members

Pete Alberse
Partner, One Better Ventures

Michael Bollini
Healthcare Executive, Retired

Barry Cooper
Chair of the Audit Committee
Vice President, Accounting, Bioventus

Kim Freeman
Chair, Human Resources Committee
Kim Freeman Consulting, Owner

Lennie Friedman
Chair, 2022 Annual Campaign
CFO, VP of Engineering/Manufacturing, NuMilk

Jason Grooters
Chair of the Capital Campaign Committee
Chief Finance Officer, New Republic Partners

Hugh Harris
Assistant General Counsel, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services

Kendall Harris
Senior Director, YMCA of the Triangle

Charlie Kennedy
Co-Owner, Kennedy Office

Carman Liuzzo
Senior Vice President of Investments, Highwoods Properties, Inc.

Nina Long
Chair of the Resource Development Committee
Director of Human Resources, Poyner Spruill LLP