Chairman, Barnhill Contracting Company
Retired President, Belk Inc.
Market President for North Carolina & Charlotte, Bank of America
CEO, RTI International
President & CEO, Wells Fargo
President & Director, Truist Leadership Institute
Magna Cum Laude
Director of Community Relations, SAS Institute, Inc.
Anna Spangler Nelson
Chairman, Spangler Foundation
President & CEO, National Gypsum Company
Chairman & CEO, Variety Wholesalers, Inc.
CEO, Coastal Credit Union
Senior VP of Community Relations, NC Electric Cooperatives
Chairman & CEO, Golden Corral Corporation
President, Stephen L. Cornwell Foundation
President & CEO, Martin Marietta
Retired CEO, Coastal Credit Union
President & CEO, Allen Tate Companies
Chairman, Grady-White Boats, Inc.
Student Body President
CEO, Novant Health System
CEO, Flow Automotive
VP & Chief Sustainability Officer, Hanesbrands
Chairman & CEO, Trane Technologies, plc
CEO, One Better Ventures, LLC
Retired CEO, Novant Health System
VP of Application Development, MetLife
President, First Citizens Bank
CEO, Three Ships
Thomas W. Dickson
Chairman, The Dickson Foundation
President & CEO, CPI Security Systems
Chairman & CEO, Hickory Furniture
Chairman, BEST NC
DL McMichael, Jr.
CEO, McMichael Mills
President, Bob Neill Inc.
President, Tencarva Machinery Company
Retired CEO, Samet Corporation
Temple Sloan, Jr.
CEO, The Sloan Family Foundation
President & CEO, Foundation for the Carolinas
Scott C. Sullivan
Retired Co-Founder, Cameron Management
John C. Whitaker, Jr.
Manager, INV, LLC
CEO, Global Contact Services
Marilyn Broyhill Beach
President, James T. and Louise R. Broyhill Foundation
Chester H. Brown
President, Brown Investment Properties, Inc.
Retired CEO, Marsh Furniture Company
CEO, The Budd Group
Retired Business Owner, John W. Burress
Retired Executive VP, Reynolds Tobacco
CEO, Springs Creative
CEO, Curtis Media Group
Managing Director & Principal, Drucker & Falk
Vice President, Global Head of Marketing, TELUS Consumer Goods
Retired CEO, Curi
Managing Partner, Mistdoda Capital
Retired CEO, Truist
James "Chip" Mahan
Chairman & CEO, Live Oak Bank
Chairman, Joseph M. Bryan Foundation
Julian "Bubba" Rawl
Owner, Preston Development
Vice President, Real Estate Development & Innovation, Walmart
CEO, ChannelAdvisor Corp.
Founder & Chairman, Teall Capital
J. Bradley Wilson
Retired CEO, BCBSNC
Friends of BEST NC
President & CEO, Marand Builders
CEO, Colliers International
CEO, O'Brien Atkins
Managing Director, Double Time Capital
Executive Vice President & COO, Vaughan-Bassett Furniture
CEO, Quality Oil Company
Vice Chairman, Amarr
CEO, Walk West
Founder & CEO, Sift Media
Rountree Collett, Jr.
President & COO, Bernhardt Furniture
Chairman, Bassett Furniture Industries
Founding Partner, CoFounders Capital
President, Grubb Properties
Partner, Windsor Investments, LLC
VP of Operations, Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce
Retired CEO, Wells Fargo
Retired President, NC Chamber of Commerce
President, Cary Chamber of Commerce
Al Lineberry, Jr.
President, Gainesberry, LLC
Murphy Family Ventures
Retired CEO, Pleasants Hardware
Triangle President, TowneBank
Community Relations Leader, Vaco
CEO, President & Co-Founder, MetaMetrics
President & CEO, Snider Fleet Solutions
CEO, Aten, Inc.
VP of Regional Public Affairs, Fidelity Investments
Retired Executive, Lowes Companies
Richard "Stick" Williams
Retired President, Duke Energy Foundation
Chairman, York Properties