Foundation Board

The following dedicated volunteers provide oversight and set strategic direction for the UNC Asheville Foundation.

Leslie McCullough Casse, Foundation Board Chair

Himanshu Karvir, Foundation Board Vice Chair                                          
General Manager, Holiday Inn Asheville Biltmore West

Derek J Allen, Alumni Representative
Attorney, Ward & Smith, P.A.

Tiffany Armstrong, Alumni Representative
Vice President of Campaign Development
Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation

Donna Bailey

Amy Bibby                                                                                                        
CPA, Dixon Hughes Goodman, LLP

Brad Blackburn
Private Advisors Team Director, BB&T Wealth

Courtney Blossman                                                                                             

Brion “Jack” Bolton, Alumni Representative                                           
Director of Business Development
Snelson Companies, Inc.                

Brian Gompers                                                                                     
Sr. Vice President, HomeTrust Bank

Michael E. Greene, Family Business Forum Representative                             
Spicer & Greene

Tim Hussey, Student Government President        

Maryann Jones

Catherine Jordan, OLLI Representative                  

Vijay Kapoor                                                                                                        
President, The Kapoor Company

Sue McClinton                                                                                             

Lakesha McDay, Alumni Representative                                                        
Director, Diversity, Inclusion & Health Equity

George Morosani                                                                                              
Morosani & Associates

Bill Newman, Bulldog Athletic Association Representative

Thomas A. Oreck                                                                                                 

William Sederburg                                                                                              

William Smith                                                                                                     

Jane Swafford                                                                                                         

Brandon Wallace, Alumni Representative                                               
Senior VP Wells Fargo

Kevin Westmoreland, Alumni Representative                                                   

David Worley                                                                                                         
CPA, Worley Woodbery & Melton, PA

Ex-Officio

Mary K. Grant
Chancellor
UNC Asheville

John Pierce
Treasurer
Vice Chancellor for Finance & Campus Operations
UNC Asheville
 
Carla Willis
Executive Director 
Vice Chancellor for University Advancement
UNC Asheville

UNC Asheville Faculty

Patrick Bahls, Honors Director/Associate Professor
Mathematics

Dr. Susan Clark Muntean, Assistant Professor
Management and Accountancy

Dr. Gretchen Trautmann, Associate Professor
Modern Languages and Literatures