Economic Transformation Council Members

Dr. Barry Burks
Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development | NC A&T State University
Phone: 336-334-7314; Fax 336-334-2240
Alt. Wayne Szafranski

Dr. Curtis Charles
Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs | Fayetteville State University
Phone: 910-672-2247
Alt. Dr. Assad Tavakoli  

Ms. RaVonda Dalton-Rann
Secretary to the University | Winston-Salem State University
Phone: 336-750-2041
Alt: Cornelius Graves and Notis Pagiavlas

Mr. Jim DeCristo
Director of Economic Development and External Affairs | UNC School of The Arts
Phone: 336-734-2862

Dr. Randy Edwards
Chief of Staff | Appalachian State University
Phone: 929-262-2040

Mr. Don Hobart
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research | UNC-Chapel Hill
Phone: 919-843-0052

Dr. Cammie Hunt
AVC, Engaged Outreach | UNC Pembroke
Phone: 910-521-6515

Dr. Tony Johnson
Executive Director, Millennial Iniatives | Western Carolina University
Phone: 828-227-7495
Alt. Frank Lockwood

Dr. Ed Katz
Dean, University Programs and Associate Provost | UNC Asheville
Phone: 828-250-3872

Mr. Mark Lanier
Assistant to the Chancellor | UNC Wilmington
Phone: 910-962-3030; Fax: 910-962-4050
Alt: Steve McFarland

Dr. Ted Morris
AVC, Engagement, Innovation and Economic Development | East Carolina University
Phone: 252-328-9471
Alt: Dr. Rick Niswander:  

Dr. Hazell Reed
Vice Chancellor for Graduate Education and Research | NC Central University
Phone: 919-530-6931
Alt. Dehavlyn Black

Mr. Bryan Toney
Associate Vice Chancellor for Economic Development | UNC Greensboro
Phone: 336-256-1298

Mr. Michael Twiddy,
Director, SBTDC | Elizabeth City State University
Phone: 252-335-3529

Mr. Tom White
Director, NC State Economic Development Partnership | NC State University
Phone: 919-515-5353
Alt: Scott Daugherty | Executive Director, SBTDC

Dr. Bob Wilhelm
Executive Director Charlotte  Research Institutes | UNC Charlotte
Phone: 704-687-8428
Alt: Chip Yensan

Constituent High School

Mr. Tom Clayton
Director Academic Programs | NC School of Science and Mathematics
Phone:  919-416-2888
Alt: Brock Winslow and Geoff Coltrane

UNC General Administration

Mr. Leslie Boney
Vice President for International, Community and Economic Engagement | University of North Carolina General Administration
Phone: 919-843-7338