Board Members

Board Members

Executive Committee

Chair
Anita Hughes Bachmann
UnitedHealthcare Community & State, NC, CEO

Cantey Alexander (chair elect)
Truist, Triad Regional President

Scott Baxter
Kontoor Brands, President & CEO

Ivan Canada
NCCJ of the Piedmont Triad, Executive Director

Kelli Fraizer (vice chair, Launch Greensboro)
Avenue 42, Founder and Owner

Jarvis T. Harris
R. Steve Bowden & Associates, Attorney

Rhonda Joyce
American National Bank & Trust Co, EVP/Regional President

Nancy King Quaintance (vice chair, Member Engagement)
Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels

C.C. Lamberth
C2Contractors, President

Susan Shumaker (vice chair, Action Greensboro)
Cone Health Foundation, President

Sherri Thomas (secretary-treasurer)
Truliant Federal Credit Union, Chief Human Resources and Organizational Development Officer

Clifford Thompson (vice chair, Economic Development)
Thompson Traders, Inc., President

Ex Officio

Michael Halford
Guilford County Manager

Tai Jaiyeoba
Greensboro City Manager

2022 Board of Directors

Chair
Anita Bachmann
UnitedHealthcare Community Plan North Carolina, CEO

Suzy Adkins, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Honda Aircraft Company, Division Director, Human Resources

Cantey Alexander
Truist, Triad Regional President

Allen Atchley
Volvo Financial Services, Vice President Global Strategy, Head of VFS Innovation Lab

Scott Baxter
Kontoor Brands, President & CEO

Danny Brown
United Maintenance Group, President and Owner

Pete Callahan
J.P. Morgan Chase, Market Executive

Ivan Canada
NCCJ of the Piedmont Triad, Executive Director

Dawn Chaney
Chaney Properties, Owner

Bill Collins
HAECO Americas, President, HAECO Americas

Greg Cox
Bank of America, Triad President

Adam Currie
First Bank, Regional President, EVP

Dr. Larry Czarda
Greensboro College, President

Abby Donnelly
The Leadership & Legacy Group, Founder

Jada Monica Drew
Social Designs LLC, CEO

Ursula Dudley Oglesby
Dudley Beauty Corp, LLC, CEO

Adam Duggins
New Page Capital, Managing Partner

Nathan Duggins
Tuggle Duggins P.A., Director

David Edwards
First National Bank, Regional Market Executive, President Piedmont Region

Beth Fischer
UNC Greensboro, Vice Chancellor of University Advancement

Geoff Foster
Core Technology Molding Corporation, President & CEO

Kelli Frazier
Avenue 42, Founder & Owner

David Gansberg
Arch Capital Group Ltd., CEO

Ashleigh Greene
Nexsen Pruet LLC, Associate

Preston Hammock
Cone Health, President, Moses Cone Hospital

Jarvis T. Harris
R. Steve Bowden & Associates, Attorney

Doug Hassman
VF Corporation, Vice President, Global Tax

Vern Hawkins
Syngenta Crop Protection, PLLC, President

Rhonda Joyce
American National Bank & Trust Co., EVP/Regional President

Nancy King Quaintance
Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels, Vice President

Curt Ladig
Delta Dental of North Carolina, President and CEO

CC Lamberth
C2Contractors LLC, President

Wanda Lea
The P&G Manufacturing Co.
Director of Supply Network Operations-Oral Care

John Martin
Fourth Elm Construction
Partner and Co-Founder

Phil Petros
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Assurance Partner

Kim Reed
ITG Brands, President & CEO

Karl Robinson
R&R Transportation, President & CEO

Susan Schwartz
The Cemala Foundation, Executive Director

Susan Shumaker
Cone Health Foundation, President

Tammy Simmons
Machine Specialties, Inc., Vice President Marketing & Culture

Sherri Thomas
Truliant Federal Credit Union, Chief Administrative Officer

Clifford Thompson
Thompson Traders, Inc., President

Stafford Thompson
Lincoln Financial Group, SVP Life Product Management

Brian Vannoy
Allegacy Federal Credit Union, EVP/ Chief Credit & Risk Officer

Suzanne Walsh
Bennett College, President

Andy Zimmerman
AZ Development. Owner

Ex-Officio

The Honorable Skip Alston
Chair, Guilford County Board of Commissioners

Michael Halford 
Guilford County Manager

The Honorable Nancy Vaughan
Mayor, City of Greensboro

Tai Jaiyeoba 
Greensboro City Manager

Libby Schinnow
synerG Young Professionals

Action Greensboro Advisory Board

Chair
Susan Shumaker
Cone Health Foundation, President

Catherine Burnett
The Phillips Foundation, Chief Operating Officer

J. Edward Kitchen (Ed)
Joseph M. Bryan Foundation of Greater GSO, VP & COO

Robert O. Klepfer, Jr. (Bob)
Tannenbaum-Sternberger Foundation, Executive Director

Jim Melvin
Joseph M. Bryan Foundation of Greater GSO, President

Elizabeth C. Phillips
The Phillips Foundation, Executive Director

H. Walker Sanders
Community Foundation of Greater GSO, President

Susan Schwartz
The Cemala Foundation, Executive Director

Finance Committee

Chair, Treasurer
Sherri Thomas
Truliant Federal Credit Union, Chief Administrative Officer

Ashleigh Greene
Nexsen Pruet, PLLC

Clarence McDonald
Wells Fargo, Senior Vice President

David Miller
Ernst & Young LLP, Senior Manager Assurance Services

Michael Paduano
UnitedHealthcare Community & State, Chief Financial Officer

Phillip Petros
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Partner

Diane Rumley
Leeper, Kean & Rumley, LLP, Partner

José Sandoval
American National Bank & Trust, Customer Support Manager/Banking Officer

Stafford Thompson
Lincoln Financial Group, SVP Life Product Management

Chamber Staff

Brent Christensen
President & CEO

Deborah Hooper
COO

Sandy Post
Controller

Government Affairs Committee

Chair
Ryan Blackledge 
Cone Health, Director of Governmental Affairs

Andrew Cagle (ex-officio)
University of North Carolina Greensboro, Director of State and External Affairs

Dr. Tony Clarke (ex-officio)
Guilford Technical Community College, President

Doug Copeland (past chair)

Bill Collins
HAECO Americas, President

Jon Decker (ex-officio)
City of Greensboro, Director, Budget & Evaluation

Eric Eley
Johnson Controls, Inc., Regional Strategic Account Executive

Jason Jones (ex-officio)
Guilford County, Assistant County Manager

 

Dr. Rebecca Kaye (ex-officio)
Guilford County Schools, Chief of Staff

Mark Prince
Guilford Merchants Association/ FirstPoint, President & CEO

Atticus Simpson
Truliant Federal Credit Union, Director of Community Engagement & Government Affairs

Dr. Oliver Thomas (ex-officio)
NC A&T State University, Interim Director of External Affairs

Michael Walker
AT&T North Carolina, Regional Director – External Affairs

Jon Lowder (Governmental Affairs Liaison)
TREBIC, President

Chamber Staff

Brent Christensen 
President & CEO

Deborah Hooper
COO

GROW Oversight Committee

Clifford Thompson (chair)
Thompson Traders

Larry Audas
WFMY News 2

Jenni Broyles
Kontoor Brands

Pete Callahan
JP Morgan Chase

Dawn Chaney
Chaney Properties

Brett Danby
LabCorp

Larry Davis (ex-officio)
City of Greensboro

Heather Deichler
Lincoln Financial

Chris Dunbar
Blue Ridge Properties

Will Graham
Graham Personnel Services

Alex Hale
Windsor Commercial Development

Michael Halford (ex-officio)
Guilford County

Doug Hassman
VF Corporation

Rhonda Joyce
American National Bank

Jeff Lail
Syngenta

CC Lamberth
C2Contractors

John Martin
Fourth Elm Construction

Zack Matheny (ex-officio)
Downtown Greensboro, Inc.

Philip Mohr 
Womble Bond Dickinson

Brian Pearce
Nexsen Pruet

Laura Pratt
First Citizens Bank

Nancy King Quaintance
Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels

Mac Sims
East Greensboro NOW

Robert Smith
Allen Tate Realtors

John Vestal
First Bank

Chamber Staff

Brent Christensen
President & CEO

Marvin J. Price
EVP, Economic Development

Deborah Hooper
COO

Makayla Shaw
Member & Investor Relations

Launch Greensboro Advisory Board

Tara Darnley
Darlyng & Co., CEO

Adam Duggins
New Page Capital

Kelli Frazier
Avenue 42

Glenn Gonzales
Jet It

T.J. Jones
Ember Tribe

Jonathan Lee Kelly
Asymmetric Holdings

Alyssa Martina
Elon University Doherty Center for CreativityChair

Chad Oakley
Charles Aris

Niral Patel
Solus LED

David Sar 
Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard, LLP

Sam Seyedin
Launch UNCG

Todd Starcevich
GM Reima – North America
BrightStar Care of Greensboro

Sapna Tejpal
Bank of America

Clifford Thompson
Thompson Traders

Chamber Staff

Brent Christensen
President & CEO

Deborah Hooper
COO

Lou Anne Flanders-Stec
EVP, Entrepreneurship

Megan Mabry
VP, Marketing & Communications

Kaitlin Conover
Assistant Director, Launch Greensboro

Member Engagement Advisory Board

Nancy King Quaintance (chair)
Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels, Vice President

David Allen
Pinnacle Financial Partners, Regional President

Jennifer Bowden
R. Steve Bowden & Associates, Attorney

Taylor Butler
CT Wilson Construction Co., Inc., Business Development Director

Teresa Davis (Leadership Greensboro Chair)
NC A&T State University, Associate Vice Chancellor for Alumni Relations

Jada Monica Drew 
Social Designs LLC, CEO

Kathy Eichlin
Syngenta North America Crop Protection, Head, Internal Communications

Larry Fairley
Marketing Resource Solutions, President/CEO

Lynn Fick-Cooper
Center for Creative Leadership, VP & Managing Director, Societal Advancement

Damien Gorham
M&F Bank, VP Senior Commercial Loan Officer

Nancy Hoffman (ex-officio)
City of Greensboro, District 4 Council Member

Courtney Payne
Bank of America/Merrill Lynch, SVP Triad NC Market Manager

 

Michelle Schneider
Cone Health, VP & Chief Philanthropy Officer

Steve Swetoha
Greensboro Swarm, Team President

Gerald Walden, Jr. 
The Fresh Market, VP & Head of Legal

Chamber Staff

Brent Christensen
President & CEO

Joyce Gorham-Worsley
VP, Other Voices

Ainsley Heffinger
Event Manager

Deborah Hooper
COO

Laura Lorenz
Director, Leadership Greensboro

Megan Mabry
VP, Marketing & Communications

India Murrain
Database Manager

Tracy Myers
EVP, Member Engagement

Russell Parmele
Member Engagement Specialist

Katrina Ross
Member Engagement Specialist

Seny Tatum
Member Engagement Specialist

 

Circle of Champions

Platinum
Gold
Silver

Kelly Office Solutions

Staunton Capital, Inc.

Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist

Ralph Lauren

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