Board of Directors

Beacon Street Development Co., Inc.

Jim Wiley is President of Beacon Street Development, a real estate development company focused on building walkable neighborhoods and infill residential housing. He was born and...

Vice Chairman
CEO, Trackur

Andy Beal is the CEO of Trackur, a leading social media monitoring software company. The bestselling author of Repped: 30 Days to a Better Online Reputation, Andy has spent 15 years
in the internet...

Partner, Madison & Caison, LLP

Larry graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in Business Administration in 1978.  After spending four years with Northwestern Mutual Life and earning the Chartered Life...

Transportation Engineer,
NCDOT, Transportation Planning Branch

Frances Bisby is currently a Transportation Engineer and Coordinator for the Fayetteville Area Metropolitan Planning Organization within NCDOT's Transportation Planning Branch. She...

Assistant Secretary
Community Consultant
Community Development Banking for PNC Bank

Tameka A. Reed is a Community Consultant with Community Development Banking for PNC Bank, Raleigh NC. As a Community Consultant, she works with organizations that are engaged in affordable housing, economic...

Owner, Char-Grill Companies

Mahlon Aycock has been a Co-Owner and Operator of Char-Grill Restaurants, Inc for 38 years. He’s lived in the Raleigh Area since 1975 and graduated from Atlantic Christian College...

Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual Financial Network

Smith Andrews is a Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network in Raleigh. He was born and raised in Raleigh and graduated from NC State University with a B.A. degree in Political Science...

Vice President
Major Accounts for Wolters Kluwer Financial Services

Bill Kaack heads the Major Accounts direct sales organization and the Alliance (partner) organization, for Wolters Kluwer Financial Services (formerly Bankers Systems, Inc.), the Financial and Compliance...

Risk Mitigation Services Manager
State of North Carolina - Office of the State Controller, Raleigh, North Carolina

Ben McLawhorn works for the North Carolina Office of the State Controller and currently holds the position of Risk Mitigation Services Manager.  Born in eastern North Carolina, Ben completed his...

Chief Operating Officer, Fred Smith Company