The board of directors is the governing body for Wake Education Partnership. It is primarily made up of members who are often deeply involved in public education and leaders in the business community and community at-large.
The Board of Directors meets semi-annually. Its formal role is defined in the Partnership’s bylaws.
Chair, Caroline McCullen
Director of Education Initiatives, SAS
Members (Listed alphabetically)
Jeffrey Bane, The Chef’s Academy
Monica Barnes, ABC-11 WTVD
Chris Bell, SunTrust Bank
Mathias Bishop, Community Leader
Gordon Brown, Alfred Williams & Company
Jim Brown, NC Independent Colleges & Universities
Rob Buhler, MMI Public Relations
Melissa Buscher, Time Warner Cable
Sharon Chavis, Nomacorc
Robin Costello, CED
Damon Dishman, Wells Fargo Bank, N.A.
Andrew Krieman, Allscripts
Jason Lemons, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Gary Lewis, Wake County PTA Council
Mitch Lower, Biogen Idec
Jim Merrill, Wake County Public School System
Jason Mooneyham, Lenovo
Katherine Peele, LS3P ASSOCIATES LTD.
Natalie Perkins, Clean Design
Jennifer Pittman, Duke Energy
Christina O’Neill, Cisco
Allison Reid, Heritage High School
Marion Robinson, State Employees’ Credit Union
Steven Slee, Fifth Third Bank
Doug Sprecher, First Citizens Bank
Walt Tippett, Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard, LLP
Jay Wisse, Elevation Franchise Ventures, LLC
Dana Yeganian, Capstrat