Board of Visitors

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.

Seth J. Bennett ‘93
Term: 2016-19
SVP Marketing, Entertainment and Interactive Media
Charlotte Hornets

J. David Branch
Term: 2017-20
James D. Branch Ophthalmology

Chris Brooks ‘93
Term: 2017-20
General Manager, Corporate Vice President

Manwell Bynum ‘90
Term: 2013-19
President and CEO
Connectivity Concepts, LLC

Brent Christensen
Term: 2016-19
President & CEO
Greensboro Chamber of Commerce

Felicia Cooper ‘93
Term: 2017-20
Senior Employee Relations Consultant
Lincoln Financial Group 

Joseph Crocker
Term: 2014-20
Director, Poor and Needy Division
Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

Ron Davidson
Term: 2017-20
Davidson Financial Group

Daniel Ford ‘90
Term: 2017-20
Online Business Project Manager
The Home Depot

Joel D. Ford ‘92
Term: 2014-20
NC Senate – District 38
Mecklenburg County

Geoff Foster ‘90
Term: 2016-19
CEO and President
Core Technology Molding Corp

Terry Gordon ‘69
Term: 2017-20
Chief Medical Officer
NEMO Health

 Maurice “Mo” Green
Term: 2016-19
Executive Director
Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation

Kirkland L. Hicks ‘93
Term: 2016-19
Executive Vice President & General Counsel
Lincoln National Corporation

Jeffrey L. Henderson ‘89
Term: 2016-19
Vice President, Project Executive
Construction Land Lease

Patrice Hinnant
Term: 2016-19
N.C. Superior Court

Angela Spencer-James
Term: 2016-19
Principal Tax Practice Leadership and National Meals & Entertainment Practice Leader 
Ernst & Young 

Ernest James, Jr. 
Term: 2013-19
Director, Employee Relations
Sonoco Products

Pamela Johnson ‘91
Term: 2017-20
Branch Head & Technical Advisor
Naval Center for Cost Analysis

Timothy Lake ‘85
Term: 2016-19
(Ret) Brigadier General

Stewart Leeth
Term: 2016-2019
Vice President, Regulatory Affairs and Chief Sustainability Officer 
Smithfield Foods, Inc.

Mitchell Martin ‘75
Term: 2014-20
Managing Partner
Martin, Murphy, Harps, Syphoe & Co.
(Owner, Global Concessions Inc. & Global Concessions II)

 Jillian Davis Morgan, Ph.D. ‘99
Term: 2016-19
Medical Science Liaison
Therakos, Inc. and Veridex, LLC

Subu Musti ‘96
Term: 2014-20
Vice President, Mobile Applications

Therence O. Pickett
Term: 2017-20
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Volvo Group North America

Mark Prince
Term: 2017-20
FirstPoint, Inc./ Guilford Merchants Association

Leroy Roberts ‘69
Term: 2014-20
Valley Radiology, PA

Hope Rush
Term 2013-19
Director, Human Resources
Volvo America

James H. Sills, III
Term: 2016-19
M&F Bank

Corey L. Staten ‘95
Term: 2017-20
SVP Client Service & Support
Charles Schwab

Calvin Stevens ‘01
Term: 2016-19
Director of Business Development & Diversity
Balfour Construction 

Marcus J. Tyrance ‘06
Term: 2017-20
Senior Director – Marketing & Sales
Streamline – A Union Pacific Company

Wallas E. Wiggins
Term: 2014-20
Global Manager, Supply Management and Quality
Deere & Company

Tobin Williams
Term: 2016-19
Executive Director, Human Resources Corporate Staffs 
General Motors

Youland Williams ‘92 
Term: 2016-19 
Vice President, Nursing and Patient Services
Cone Health Wesley Long