Executive Director

Mary Gail Frawley-O’Dea, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Counseling Center
Licensed Psychologist

2017 Board of Directors


Sam Thompson
Partner, ECM Solutions

Past President

Mr. Sandy Welton
Former founder and CEO, Morehead Associates

Board Members

Ms. Julie Adams, Esq.
Attorney, Ford Harrison

Dreema Clarke Brunnemer
Retired Vice President, BB&T/Puckett, Scheetz & Hogan

Florence Bryan
Manager, Atlantic Trading Co. LLC

The Rev. John Cleghorn
Pastor, Caldwell Presbyterian Church

Faith Fickling
Supervising Attorney, Legal Aid of North Carolina, Inc.

Patricia Franks
Retired, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Community Advocate

Mr. Doug Hoy
Retired Partner, Ernst & Young LLP

Natalie Potter, Esq.
Attorney, Essex-Richards

Sara Pressly
Retired, Attorney representing Mecklenburg County, NC

C. Michael Smith

Eric Strauss, Ph.D.
Licensed Psychologist, Private Practice