Board of Directors

Executive Committee

President
Melissa Raphael
Community Volunteer

Past President
Jim Furr
Community Volunteer

VP of High School Programs
Gillian Small
Communities in Schools of Charlotte-Mecklenburg

VP of Mentoring
George Metz
Synergy Emerge

VP of Middle School Programs
Reed Griffith
Flagship Healthcare Properties LLC

VP of Planning & Finance
Andrew Lopez
Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP

Treasurer
Kenneth Doty
Elliott Davis PLLC

Secretary
Stacy Levinson
MyEyeDr.

Board Member Emeritus
Gary Ferraro
Community Volunteer

Board Members

Spencer Blythe
Community Volunteer

Matt Chapman, MD
OrthoCarolina Spine Center

Fred Dumas
Dark Cubed

Adam S. Farber
Colliers International

Vince Hindman
Wells Fargo

Claudette Houston
INLIVIAN

Edward Kuehlne
Red Ventures

Jason Mayer
Wells Fargo Advisors

Emily Mullinix
Community Volunteer

Maria Parker
Haynes and Boone LLP

Justin Perry
Perry Counseling Healing and Recovery PLLC

Steve Raphael
Community Volunteer

Kristin Smith
Community Volunteer

Quiana Smith
Atrium Health

Ayanna Wakefield
Foundation for the Carolinas

Marty Williams
Community Volunteer