Board of Advisors

Tracy Ahrens Business Process Optimization, Biogen
Joni Allison Assistant Principal, West Henderson High School, 2013-14 Kenan Fellow
Brenda Berg President & CEO of BEST NC
Tia McLaurin Bethea Community Engagement Manager, Google
Creighton Blackwell Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Coastal Federal Credit Union
Ret Boney  Executive Director, NC Network of Grantmakers
Dr. Alisa Chapman Education Policy Consultant
Dr. Jenifer Corn Director of Evaluation, RTI
Eric Davis Chair, NC State Board of Education
Arthina Dumas Teacher at Middle Creek High School and 2014-15 Kenan Fellow
Aaron Fleming Superintendent, Harnett County Schools
Kendall Hageman-Mays Director of Distance Education and Extended Programs, NC School of Science and Mathematics
Dr. John Hardin  Executive Director, NC Board of Science and Technology, NC Dept. of Commerce
Charles Hayes  Managing Director, Hayes Group Consulting
Dr. Steve Hill Superintendent, Pender County Schools
Dr. Ethan Lenker Superintendent, Pitt County Schools
Dr. Matthew Meyer Associate VP for STEM Innovations, NC Community Colleges
Keith Poston President and Executive Director, Public School Forum of NC
Lisa Rhoades Senior Program Associate, NC Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center
Stephen Saucier President, Carolinas Aviation Museum
Dr. Hiller Spires  Professor, Sr. Research Fellow, Friday Institute, NC State University
Tom White Director of Economic Development Partnerships, NC State University