The North Carolina Community College System Conference

Conference Committees

The Conference has moved online and will be held
February 1 - March 12, 2021.



System Office Conference Program Planning Committee

Name Title
Dr. Kim Gold Senior Vice President /Chief Academic Officer
Chreatha Alston Former Director - Foundation & Engagement Services
Anne Bacon Director - Strategic Planning and Policy
Susan Barbitta Executive Director - Student Success
Wesley Beddard Associate Vice President - Programs
Dr. Lisa Chapman Former Senior Vice President /Chief Academic Officer
Dr. Lisa Eads Associate Vice President - Programs
Nate Humphrey Associate Vice President - Workforce Continuing Education
Dr. J. W. Kelley Associate Vice President - Student Services
Dr. Hilmi A. Lahoud Senior Program Administrator - Business Technologies
Dr. Matt Meyer Associate Vice President - Business Engagement, National & International Partnerships
Margaret Roberton Former Associate Vice President - Workforce Continuing Education
Gilda Rubio-Festa Associate Vice President - College and Career Readiness
Bill Schneider Associate Vice President - Research and Performance Management

Continuing and Professional Education and Marketing Services, NC State University

Chip Futrell, Director Sevante' Bishop John Grant Randy Schiener
Dr. Janice Sitzes, Assoc. Dir. Carrie Bjorkquist Aimee Hepler Jones Ashley Schwed
Greg Emma, Asst. Dir. Rob Chapman Carolyn Howard Sandy Slezak
Jennifer Lawson, Asst. Dir. Amanda Dillman Natalie Ledden
Jeffrey Barnes Carmen Dunn Shedrick Samuels
Cory Beefus Brad Eargle Ryan Savin

NC Community Colleges Foundation, Inc.

The North Carolina Community Colleges Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit foundation working to enhance the capacity of the North Carolina Community College System and its community colleges to increase public advocacy, encourage innovation, recognize excellence and build capacity for leadership.

Michael Almond Herb Crenshaw Frank Johnson Alice Schenall
Lyn Austin Grant Godwin Stephanie Lake Sheri Shaw
Brenda Berg Javier Gonzalez Michelle Logan Barry Sink
Breeden Blackwell, Ed.D. Scott Hamilton Henry McKoy C. Michael Smith
Kirk Bradley Peter Hans, Secretary Crystal Morphis, CEcD Dr. Carol Spalding
Jim Bryan, Chair Donny Hicks, Treasurer Raul Peralta Gwen Vass
Nimasheena Burns Richard Hurley E. Stuart Powell Weyling White
Korey Coon Susan Jackson, Vice-Chair Gary Salamido