The Partnership's Board of Directors is responsible for developing the policies that guide daily operations of the organization. The full board meets quarterly. It is divided into committees that meet about every four to six weeks.

Board members are listed below. Their decisions are governed by the organization's by-laws.

2013-2014 Board of Directors

G. Brown
Chair, Gary Greene
Greene Resources


Jeffrey Bane, The Chef's Academy
Chris Bell, SunTrust Bank
Mathias Bishop, Community Leader
Gordon Brown, Alfred Williams & Company
Jim Brown, NC Independent Colleges and Universities
Rob Buhler, MMI Public Relations
Melissa Buscher, Time Warner Cable
Marty Clayton, Duke Energy
Robin Costello, NC Prevention Partners
Damon Dishman, Wells Fargo Bank, NA
Scott Duda, Cherry Bekaert LLP
Don Esposito, Rex Healthcare
Sandy Fain, News & Observer, retired
Paula Fryland, PNC Bank
Art Glasgow, Optum
Sharon Gupton, Fonville Morisey
Angela Hampton, WTVD ABC11
Doug Hornberger, Merrill Lynch
Rita Jerman, Wake Technical Community College
Sean Kerns, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of NC
Russell Killen, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP
Andrew Krieman, Allscripts
Jason Lemons, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Mitch Lower, Biogen Idec
Caroline McCullen, SAS
Katherine Peele, LS3P Associates, Ltd
Jason Mooneyham, Lenovo
Gray Reed, Branch Banking & Trust Co
Marion Robinson, State Employees' Credit Union
Steven Slee, Fifth Third Bank
Doug Sprecher, First Citizens Bank
Walt Tippett, Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard, LLP
Richard Urquhart, Investors Management Corporation
Rod Webb, NewBridge Bank
Jay Wisse, French/West/Vaughn
Dana Yeganian, Capstrat
Pamela Young, WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Ex-Officio Directors
Luke Miles, WCPSS Teacher of the Year
Jim Merrill, WCPSS Superintendent
Drew Cook, WCPSS Principal of the Year
David Cooke, Wake County Government
Steve Parrott, Wake Education Partnership President
Gary Lewis, Wake County PTA Council