Leadership & Staff

Our Board

Roberts Bass

Financial Consultant

Dawn Booker


Pack Light Global

Bonnie Bowen

Financial Consultant

Margaret Collins

Founding Executive Director

Center for Creative Economy

Alyson Francisco

Financial Advisor

The Porch

Michael Fulks


Akerman, LLP

Hayden Holliman


Womble Bond Dickinson

Chris Jones

Board Chair

Founder Partner at Five Points Capital

Bill Knowles


Rick Leander

LFB Holdings

Shuyi Mo

President, Business Development

Infinite Film Studios

Alise Raak

Retail E-Commerce Marketing Manager

The Variable

Daryl Shaw

Chief Creative Strategist

Royalty Marketing

Lee Thompson


LNT Consulting

Julia Townsend

SVP & General Manager

Lamour Group

Jay Turner

CCE Development Committee

Retired, Hanesbrands

Frederick (Fritz) Vaughan

Managing Director

KTS Strategies, Kilpatrick Townsend

Our Staff

Margaret Collins

Founding Executive Director

Angela Huntley

Marketing & Communications Manager

Ashley Morgan

Program & Operations Coordinator