Bennett College Board of Trustees Directory, 2016-2017
Honorable Gladys Ashe Robinson, Ph.D, Chair
Deputy Minority Leader of the North Carolina Senate
Mrs. Carolynn Johnson, Vice-Chair
Executive Vice President, Product Development & Operations, DiversityInc.
Ms. Susie Johnson, Secretary
Executive Secretary for Public Policy, Women’s Division, United Methodist General Board of Global Ministries
Dr. Phyllis Dawkins
Interim President, Bennett College
Members of the Board of Trustees
Mr. Rick Anicetti
President & CEO, The Fresh Market, Inc.
Ms. Yahnick Barclay
President, Bennett College Student Government Association
Reverend Arnetta Beverly
Retired Pastor, St. Matthews United Methodist Church
Ms. Deidre Boulware
Senior Director & Human Resources Consultant, Capital One Financial Corporation
Dr. John C. Brunson, Jr.
Mr. Charles E. Coote, Jr.
Director, Perry J. Brown Funeral Home
Ms. Andrea Harris
Founder and Senior Fellow, Institute of Minority Economic Development
Dr. James Johnson
Professor, Kenan-Flagler School of Business & Kenan Institute for Private Enterprise
Ms. Chekesha Kidd
Vice President, Group Life and Voluntary Products, The Hartford
Mrs. Deborah T. Love
President, National Alumnae Association
Professor Tammy McNeil
President, Bennett College Faculty Senate
Mr. Eric Watson
President & CEO, Carolinas Minority Supplier Development Council (MSDC)
Ms. Jacqueline (Jackie) T. Wieland
First Vice President/Investments, Stifel, Nicolaus and Company, Inc.
Dr. Dorothy Cowser Yancy
Retired Former President, Shaw University