Board of Directors

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Robyn Massey

Retired from IBM

Collaborative relationship manager inspiring teams to operational excellence. Thought leader skilled at transforming businesses through process optimization. Influential executive known for coalition building. Adept at balanced decision-making in rapidly changing business environments.

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CHARLES H. CURL

Retired Executive

As a consultant, corporate officer, entrepreneur, and board member, Charles Curl has played a leadership role in the development and implementation of business strategy in a wide range of industries, domestically and internationally.

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BRIAN S. LYGHT

COO
The Center for Urban Families

Brian Lyght is a business development and strategy professional with over 30 years of combined public, private and nonprofit sector experience helping organizations improve their operational performance and achieve their mission.

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SONDRA HINES YATES

Career Coach/Work-Based Learning Manager, College & Career Readiness Department, Central Piedmont Community College – Charlotte, NC

Sondra Hines Yates is a multitalented educator, journalist, entrepreneur, fitness coach, research analyst, writer as well as a marketing and communications professional.

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NIA ROCK

Senior Community Banking Executive
Customers Bank

Nia Rock is a Community Development Banking professional and founder of BlueSuite Solutions, Inc., a business consultancy promoting sustainable strategies for triple-bottom-line results.

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LIZ THOMAS-HOLLIER

Business Program Manager
Mecklenburg County

Elizabeth (Liz) Thomas-Hollier is an accomplished financial leader, business strategist, and entrepreneur. Her insightful, candid perspective is the hallmark of her leadership style, setting apart her collaborative consulting and creative thinking skills.