2019-20 National Advisory Board

Jack Cecil (Chair)

Biltmore Farms LLC
President and CEO

Abdul Rasheed

FVW Opportunities
Senior Advisor to Board of Directors

Brad Wilson

BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina
CEO Emeritus

Carol Mattocks

Coastal Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention
Founding Chair

Hope Williams

North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities
President

Honorable James B. Hunt, Jr. (Emeritus)

Governor, North Carolina (1977-1985, 1993-2001)

John Chaffee

NCEast Alliance
President/CEO

Juvencio Rocha-Peralta

Association of Mexicans in North Carolina, Inc. (AMEXCAN)
Executive Director/Founder

Louis Martin-Vega

North Carolina State University
Dean of Engineering

Mark Fleming

Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Vice President of Government Affairs

Maurice Smith

Local Government Federal Credit Union
CEO

Peter Brunstetter

University of North Carolina
Acting Chief Operating Officer

Peter Hans

Ex-Officio
University of North Carolina System
President

Peter Harries

North Carolina State University
Dean, Graduate School

Randy Woodson

Ex-Officio
North Carolina State University
Chancellor

Reginald B. Henderson

Lowe’s
Vice President, Government Affairs

Robin Cummings

University of North Carolina- Pembroke
Chancellor

Ruben Carbonell

North Carolina State University
Frank Hawkins Kenan Distinguished Professor

Sandy Merkel DeJames

Harmonize Strategy
CEO

Stephen G. De May

Duke Energy
State President - North Carolina

Tony Brown

Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG)
Director of Strategic Investments

Warwick Arden

Ex-Officio
North Carolina State University
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost