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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

Jaqueline L. Godlock

Dawna D. Goode-Ledbetter

Richard Houck

Fred Jones

Samuel D. Lupas

José A. McLoughlin

Jacquelyn S. Simms

Sarah Thompson

Donna Tipton-Rogers, Ed.D

Martha C. Tyner

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Nominate a Board Member

Since diversity is far more nuanced than geography, ethnicity and gender alone, Dogwood directors also should share common core values essential to the foundation’s mission, and bring qualifications, characteristics and life experiences that are complementary to one another and collectively reflective of Western North Carolina.