Get To Know Our Board

The Board is made up of leaders that represent NCNG's diverse membership. These committed professionals help guide NCNG's programming, services and benefits, and provide leadership for the state's philanthropic sector.

Board of Directors

Board Chair

Andrea Hulighan,The Winston-Salem Foundation

Board Vice-Chair

David Snider, Foundation For The Carolinas 

Board Secretary-treasurer

Jana Barrett, Lincoln Financial Foundation

Debbie Aiken (Raleigh)
Executive Director, Anonymous Trust 

Elizabeth Brazas (Asheville)
President, The Community Foundation of Western North Carolina

Angie Brewer (Wilmington)
Sr. Manager CSR, Thermo Fisher Scientific

Russ Campbell (RTP)
Senior Communications Officer, Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Marilyn Chism (Rocky Mount)
Director of Programs, Golden LEAF Foundation

Laura Gerald (Winston-Salem)
President, Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

Gladys Hairston (Raleigh)
Director of Learning, Research and Evaluation, John Rex Endowment

Curtis Holloman (High Point) 
Executive Director, Foundation for A Healthy High Point

Mimi O'Brien (Durham)
Executive Director, Mary Duke Biddle Foundation

Susan Mims (Asheville)
CEO, Dogwood Health Trust

Shelia Reich (Durham)
Director of Racial Equity and Healthy Communities, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation

Tamika Williams (Charlotte)
Assoc. Director, Child and Family Well-Being, The Duke Endowment