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NCCEE At-Large Board Members

Dr. James Bearden  BB&T Center for Leadership Development at ECU
Dr. Abdoul Wane Director, FSU Center for Economic Education
Dan Soto Chief Compliance Officer, Ally Financial, Inc.
Sarah Place CEO, Place Trade Financial
Leigh Brady SVP Education Services, NC SECU
Dr. Kimberly Moore Dir. Public Affairs, North Carolina Mutual Life
Kris Carroll Chief Investment Officer, Carroll Financial
Joanna Leclair Community Development Manager - Carolinas Region
Government & Community Relations,  Wells Fargo
Fay Gore Section Chief, Social Studies, NC DPI
Linda Lay CTE Consultant, NC DPI
John Schobel CEO, RegEd
Dr. Vereda Williams Center Director, NC A&T SU, Interim Econ Dept. Chair
Judy Tharp President & CEO, Piedmont Advantage Credit Union
Steve Fordham Financial Advisor, Edward Jones
Christian Kubista Branch Manager, Wells Fargo Advisors
Jill Davis Agency Field Executive, State Farm
Donna Cameron SVP, Private Banking, South State Bank
Blaine Wiles Director of Community Outreach, NCBA
Amber Colley Thomas Economics Instructor, CCCC
Shenell Thompson Division Director, Financial Literacy, Financial Pathways of the Piedmont
Evelyn Hawthorne Director of Governmental Affairs - NC Carolinas Credit Union League
Steve Pearson Manager - IBM Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs NC, SC, WV
Dr. Wanda Lester Interim Dean, School of Business, NCCU


Honorary Board Members

Hon. Dr. June S. Atkinson - Former Superintendent of Public Instruction
Hon. Elaine F. Marshall - Secretary of State
Hon. James G. Martin - Former Governor
Mr. Thad Woodard - Former NC Bankers Association