BOV Members

Advisors, Advocates, Ambassadors

The North Carolina A&T State University Board of Visitors is an unincorporated advisory association whose primary functions are to advise the chancellor on matters related to maintaining and enhancing the University's quality and excellence, assist the University in achieving its mission, provide feedback to the chancellor and senior administrators, assist the University in obtaining resources for the continued enhancement of the University and serve as advocates for the University.

revised 2/1/2016

Timothy Atwell ‘95
Senior Vice President
Bank of America

Juan Austin
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo Community Relation

David P. Barksdale
Chief Executive Officer
Carolina Premier Bank

Matthew C. Barnhill, Jr. ‘92
Executive Vice President of Market Research
BET Networks

Isaiah Blankson
Senior Scientist/Technologist
NASA Glenn Research Center

Natalie Brown ‘ 94
Senior Vice President
Human Resources Manager Bank of America

Kenneth Burton ‘91
Sales Performance & Support Executive Specialized Industries - Global Commercial Banking Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Manwell Bynum ‘90
President and CEO Connectivity Concepts

George Clopton
Vice President of Operations
Polo Ralph Lauren

Joseph Crocker
Poor and Needy Division
Kate B. Reynolds Foundation

Henry Debnam ‘75
Senior Consultant
The Thrower Group, LLC

Derek Ford ‘96
Senior Vice President
Emerging Neighborhoods

Joel D. Ford ‘92 
NC Senate
District 38
Mecklenberg County

James Garrett ‘64
Founder and Former CEO Sentel Corporation

Kimberly Gatling ‘96
Smith Moore Leatherwood, LLP

Herb Gray, III ‘90
Life Enhancement Services

Kevin Gray
Program Associate
Weaver Foundation

Kevin Gray ‘93
GFS Investments

Jackie Greenlee ‘80
Director, Organizational Development Guilford Technical Community College

Latisha Hamilton-Williams ‘96
Senior Vice President, Total Rewards Amedisys, Inc

Michael Hardison ‘86
Software Engineering Consultant

April Harris
New City Ventures

Charisse Hart
Chief Operating Officer YWCA Greensboro

Sonja Hines ‘92
President and CEO
H&S Resources Corporation

John Houston ‘74
Judge, US District Court
Southern District of California

Anthony Humphrey ‘93

Ernest “Ernie” James, Jr.
Director, Employee Relations
Sonoco Products

Steve Johnston
Vice President, Administration
Honda Aircraft Company, Inc.

Byron Kearney ‘77
VP, Product Development (Retired)

J. Edward (Ed) Kitchen
VP and COO
Joseph M. Bryan Foundation

Mitchell Martin ‘75
Managing Partner
Martin, Murphy, Harps, Syphoe & Co. (Owner, Global Concessions Inc. & Global Concessions II)

Raymond McGregor ‘98
Vice President, Technology & Business Solutions Independence BCBS

Karla D. Munden
Senior Vice President, Chief Audit Executive
Lincoln Financial Group

Ryan Newkirk
Senior Vice President, Product Client Advisor U.S. Trust

Amos Otis
President and CEO
SoBran Bioscience

Annette Osborne
Vice President
Nursing/Patient Services Wesley Long Hospital

Mark Prince
Greensboro Merchants Association

Leroy Roberts ‘69
Valley Radiology, PA

Hope Rush
Director, Human Resources Volvo America

Susan Schwartz
Executive Director
The Cemala Foundation

Eleanor Shaffner-Mosh
Small Business Owner
Red Mango

Subu Musti ‘96
VP, Mobile Solutions

Darryl Towns ‘90
Housing Commissioner
New York State Government

Edolphus Towns ‘56
Former US Congressman
US House of Representatives

Nancy Vaughan
Mayor, City of Greensboro

Tony Watlington, Sr. ‘92
Strategic Planning Officer Guilford County Schools

Kimberly Welch ‘90
Department of Defense

Wallas E. Wiggins
Global Manager, Supply Management and Quality Intelligent Solutions Group; Deere & Co.

Acquenetta Wheeler
Medical Director, Clinical Services
United Healthcare

Alma S. Adams
22 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
(202) 225-1510
*U.S. States House of Representatives (NC-12)