Who we are

Board of Directors

Executive Committee Members

President
Ms. Lisa Howell
Community Volunteer

Vice President
Mr. José Vega 
Wells Fargo Bank

Secretary
Ms. Angela H. Zimmern
McGuireWoods LLP

Treasurer
Mr. John Grupp
Husqvarna Group

Ms. Gwendolyn Lewis
Lincoln Derr PLLC

Ms. Lisa Miller
Community Volunteer

Mr. Edward P. O’Keefe
Moore & Van Allen PLLC

Board Members

Ms. Carolyn Allison
Charlotte Community Health Clinic

Ms. Julia Burgess
Community Volunteer

Mr. Alex Castle
Duke Energy

Mr. Steven Cohen
Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP (Retired)

Ms. DeCora Cooper
Community Volunteer

Mr. Robert A. Cox, Jr.
Bradley

Mr. J. Porter Durham, Jr.
Global Endowment Management, LP

Ms. Angelica Acosta Garnett
Community Volunteer

Mr. Nicholas Harris
GreerWalker

Mr. Sean Jones
K&L Gates LLP

Mr. Alan Kronovet
Wells Fargo & Company

Ms. Georgia Krueger
Ada Jenkins Center (Retired)

Ms. Allie Lin
Brighthouse Financial

Mr. Andrés López
The Lopez Law Firm, PLLC

Mr. Luther T. Moore
Mecklenburg County Bar appointee

Ms. Gena Graham Morris
James, McElroy, & Diehl, P.A.

Ms. Erica R. Nesmith
The Nesmith Firm PLLC

Ms. Jane Ratteree
Robinson Bradshaw

Mr. Matthew Robertson
Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP

Ms. Julie Christine Spahn
Spahn Law Firm, PLLC

Ms. Alexandra Villarreal O’Rourke
Bank of America

Ex Officio Board Members
Mr. W. Todd Stillerman
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Assistant Secretary
Kenneth Schorr
Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy

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