Board of Advisors

Board Members

  • General H. Hugh Shelton, USA, (Ret.), Executive Director,1963 NC State University Alumnus
  • Mrs. Carolyn Shelton
  • Mrs. Marie C. Allen, XVIII Airborne Corps, Fort Bragg, NC, retired, Lillington, NC
  • Mr. Joe Anglim, Red Hat, Inc., Raleigh, NC
  • Mrs. Sarah Shelton Balkcum, International Baccalaureate, Cary, NC
  • Mr. Edward T. Carney, MCNC (Board Chair), Raleigh-Durham, NC,
  • Mr. Bill Cecil, Jr., The Biltmore Company, Asheville, NC
  • Col. J. Quincy Collins, Jr., USAF (Ret.), NAI Southern Real Estate; Charlotte, NC
  • The Honorable Bob Etheridge, State Executive Director, NCFSA, Lillington, NC
  • Mr. Marc Fath, HERE Technologies, Raleigh-Durham, NC
  • Mr. David Hays, Legacy Solutions, LLC, Fayetteville, NC
  • Mr. Kevin Howell, The University of North Carolina System, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Mr. Jack P. Jordan, Jordan Lumber, Mt. Gilead, NC; NC State University Alumnus
  • Mr. Mel King, Highmark Companies, Cary, NC
  • Ms. Gayle Lanier, Duke Energy (Ret.), Raleigh, NC
  • Dr. Mary Patton, Department of Defense Educational Activity (DODEA), retired, New Smyrna Beach, FL
  • Miss Samantha Casey, NC State Student, National Shelton Scholar
  • Mr. Jon Rufty, Rufty Homes, Cary, NC
  • Mr. Woody Sessoms, Cisco, Cary NC
  • Mr. Jeff Shelton, The Boeing Company; Mesa, AZ;  NC State University Alumnus
  • Mrs. Crystal W. Sides, Landvision Designs, Raleigh, NC; NC State University Alumna  
  • Col. Gary Steimle, USA, (Ret.), Anderson Creek Golf Club; Spring Lake, NC
  • Mr. Peter B. Stewart, Peter Stewart Enterprises, Fayetteville, NC; NC State University Alumnus
  • Rear Admiral Ralph E. Suggs, USN, (Ret.), Alumni Affairs, NC State University; Raleigh, NC, NC State University Alumnus
  • Mr. Kenneth Walker, Driven Brands, Inc., retired, Charlotte, NC

Ex-Officio Members

  • Barbara Mulkey, PE, FASCE, Director, Shelton Leadership Center; Raleigh, NC; NC State University Alumna
  • Dr. Debbie Reno Acker, Associate Director, Shelton Leadership Center; Raleigh, NC; NC State University Alumna
  • Dr. Brad Kirkman, Department Head, Management, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Department, Poole College of Management & General H. Hugh Shelton Distinguished Professor of Leadership; Raleigh, NC,
  • Dr. Myra Moses, Associate Director, Shelton Leadership Center; Raleigh, NC; NC State University Alumna

Honorary Lifetime Members

  • Ms. Connie Stevens, CEO, Forever Spring; Los Angeles, CA
  • Mr. Fred Thomas, Pinch a Penny Pools and Spas; Clearwater, FL