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

Mr. Jim DeCristo
Chief of Staff | UNC School of The Arts
Phone: 336-734-2862

Cornelius Graves
Director of External Relations | Winston-Salem State University
Phone: 336-750-2041
Alt: Notis Pagiavlas

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

Dr. Undi Hoffler
Interim Vice Chancellor, Research & Economic Development I NC Central University
Phone: 919-530-5140

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

Dr. Tony Johnson
Executive Director, Millennial Initiatives | WesternCarolina 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: Ron Vetter

Dr. Susan McCracken
Director, Career Development & Economic Engagement | Appalachian State University
Phone: 828-262-2180
Alt. Dr. Randy Edwards

Dr. Greg McElveen
Assistant Dean for Strategic Initiatives | Fayetteville State University
Phone: 910-672-1994

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

Mr. Bryan Toney
Associate Vice Chancellor for Economic Engagement| 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
Vice Chancellor for Research and Economic Development; and, Executive Director, Charlotte Research Institute | UNC Charlotte
Phone: 704-687-8428
Alt: Lesley Brown | Director, Proposal Development

Constituent High School

Brock Winslow
Vice Chancellor for Institutional Advancement | NC School of Science and Mathematics
Phone: 919-416-2864
Alt: 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