2022 State Advisory Committee

The SECC State Chair is appointed by the Governor to lead and direct the annual campaign with active input and involvement of the SECC Advisory Committee. This committee sets the campaign’s strategic direction.

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Jonathan Kappler, Chief of Staff, Health & Human Services
Betty Marrow-Taylor, Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer for the NC Department of Commerce.

Committee Members

Donya Strong - Department of Administration

Barry Bridges - Transportation

Kathy Bryant - The UNC System

Mark Edwards - Administration

LaToya Gardner - Revenue

Bridgett Herring Williams - NC A&T State University

Doug Holbrook - Public Safety

Kelli Holloway - State Employees' Credit Union

Sherene Jenkins - UNC Chapel Hill

Lee Ball - Appalachian State University

Sherri MacCheyne - UNC Greensboro

Staci Meyer - Nautral & Cultural Resources

Kimrey Miko - East Carolina University

Latha Pamarthi - Judicial Branch NC AOC

Jacki Russell - Health & Human Services

Michael Silver - Judicial Branch

Srinivas Sunkara - Information Technology

Leslie Winbush - Winston-Salem State University