Our Board.

Our Officers


Ty Niess, Chair

Senior Advisor, Dart Interests, LLC

Glen Wright, Chair-elect

CEO, Worth Financial Advisory Group

Kieth Cockrell, Past Chair

Bank President, Charlotte
Bank of America

Jimmy Kmetz, Treasurer

Assurance Partner, Pricewaterhouse Coopers

Kevin Malcom, Secretary

Executive Director, Human Resources, Ally Bank

Denise Coleman, Secretary

Strategic Marketing & Strategic Affairs Manager,
Norsan Media

Michael Smith, facilities 

Partner, Collett

Claye Stokes, Programs

VP of Audience, Insurify

Rhondale Haywood, development/marketing

SVP, Market Investment Executive
Bank of America

Kate Maynard, Governance

Partner, Robinson Bradshaw


Joni Adams

Bank of America

Kelly Alexander

State Representative, North Carolina General Assembly

Judy August

Client Advisor, Queens Oaks Advisors

Gris bailey

Latin American Chamber of Commerce

Keith Clark

Treasury Management, PNC

Denise Coleman

Chief of Staff, Community Affairs Norsan Media

Lucia Zapata Griffith

Architect, Metro Landmarks

David jacobs, md

Atrium Health

Marcus Jones

City Manager, City of Charlotte

Staci mclean

TIAA

CG Newsome

Civic Leader

Scott Poole

Ridgemont Equity Partners

Hunter Priester

SVP, Associate Design Director, Bank of America

Ryan Rich

Attorney, Hunton Andrews Kurth

Cynthia Wallace

Co-Founder, New Rural Project

Brian white, phd

University of North Carolina Charlotte


Linda Dalton (Ex Officio)

President, Mecklenburg Historical Association

Sally Robinson (Ex Officio)

Civic Leader

Liz Simmons (Ex Officio)

Civic Leader

Kathryn Hill

Levine Museum President/CEO