Our Team


Sarah wilcox NC GrantmakersSarah Mann Willcox, Executive Director


Sarah Mann Willcox joined NCNG in 2014, and was named executive director in 2022. Prior to joining NCNG, Sarah served as the director of sustainability - primarily a development role - at the N.C. Center for Nonprofits. She is a graphic facilitator and spends a lot of time studying and thinking about how adults learn best. Sarah has served on several nonprofit boards including the Durham Symphony Orchestra and the Triangle Youth Philharmonic. She has a master’s degree in public administration from N.C. State and has a B.S. from Appalachian State. Sarah is a classically trained violinist and Irish fiddle player and is something of a hobby collector. Lately, she's been into tap dancing and sewing.

Here’s what I can help you with:

  • Understanding NCNG - who we are, what we do
  • Becoming a member of NCNG
  • Connections to other grantmakers, in North Carolina and beyond
  • Information about NCNG's funder collaboratives
  • Understanding the the philanthropic landscape in North Carolina
  • Locating sample templates, communications and resource documents

Get to know Sarah

IMG_9790.jpgMegan Bostic, Program Director

Megan Bostic joined the North Carolina Network of Grantmakers as Program Director in June 2022. Prior to joining NCNG, Megan served as Program Manager at Arts Access, Inc, working to make the arts accessible to kids and adults with disabilities. She has a master's degree in Art & Design from NC State University and a B.F.A. in Art Education from East Carolina University. Megan enjoys reading with her neighborhood book club, attempting to garden, and doing jigsaw puzzles.

Get to know Megan
Here's what I can help you with:

  • NCNG event details
  • Annual Meeting and Conference Planning information
  • Learning Communities and other NCNG programming



Chelsie China joined the North Carolina Network of Grantmakers as the Member Service Coordinator in June of 2021. Prior to her commitment to NCNG, she worked as an elementary teacher for North Carolina Public Schools. She has a B.S. degree in Psychology from Auburn University at Montgomery, where she also played collegiate soccer. In addition to serving her community for over ten years through her local food bank, Chelsie enjoys completing DIY projects, working out, and spending time with family and friends.  

Get to know Chelsie
Here’s what I can help you with:

  • Questions about logging on to the NCNG Website
  • Information about registering for events
  • Jobs board and news postings

NCNG Staff

Sarah Mann Willcox, Executive Director

Megan Bostic, Program Director

Chelsie China, Member Services Coordinator

North Carolina Network of Grantmakers 
3737 Glenwood Ave, Suite 460
Raleigh, NC 27612

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