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Board of Directors

The strength of our board lies in the diverse backgrounds, experiences and expertise of its members. They unite in their commitment to improving the health and wellbeing of all people who, like them, call Western North Carolina home.

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Janice W. Brumit, Chair

John F. A. V. Cecil, Vice Chair

George D. Renfro, Secretary/Treasurer

Vivian A. Bolaños

Casey Cooper

Jacqueline L. Godlock

Dawna D. Goode-Ledbetter

Richard Houck

Fred Jones

Samuel D. Lupas

José A. McLoughlin

Jacquelyn S. Simms

Donna Tipton-Rogers, Ed.D

Martha C. Tyner

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Nominate a Board Member

Dogwood’s Board of Directors welcomes nominations of potential board candidates who represent a diversity of geography, ethnicity, gender and thought. We look for individuals who share the common core values essential to the foundation’s purpose and who bring qualifications, characteristics and life experiences that are complementary to one another and collectively reflective of Western North Carolina.

We accept board nominations on an ongoing basis and hold all nominations for consideration when board vacancies arise.