Board of Advisors

  • Lori Alala, Broome & Associates, Hickory, NC

  • Aaron Ammar, Y-Risk, Hartford, CT

  • Josh Ammons, AmWINS, Charlotte, NC

  • Neil Annas, Granite Insurance, Granite Falls, NC

  • Gary Bolt, BCBS, Durham, NC

  • Barbara Carr, State Farm, South Florida

  • Christopher Duncan, Decisely, Alpharetta, GA

  • Steve Grabek, AIG Commercial, Chicago, IL

  • Jeff Haney, ECM Solutions, Charlotte, NC

  • Bernie Heinze, AAMGA, King of Prussia, PA

  • Melanie Hudson, Travelers Insurance, Charlotte, NC

  • Joe Hutelmyer, AmWINS Transportation, Burlington, NC

  • Greg King, State Farm Insurance (retired), Blowing Rock, NC

  • Aubie Knight, Independent Insurance Agents of NC, Cary, NC

  • David Marlett, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Rumbi Masamvu, XL Catlin, Hartford, CT

  • Brad Moock, Builders Mutual Insurance, Raleigh, NC

  • Lynn Moretti, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Boston, MA

  • Michelle Osbourne, NCDOI, Raleigh, NC

  • Andy Patton, Patton Insurance Agency, West Jefferson, NC

  • Bryan Sanders, Markel, Glen Allen, VA

  • Ray Tedder, Jr., BB&T Insurance Services, Charlotte, NC

  • Danielle Wade, Jackson Sumner Associates, Boone, NC

         Ex-Officio Members:

  • Dr. Karen Epermanis, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Dr. Delbert Goff, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Greg Langdon, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Dr. Lori Medders, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Dr. Heather Norris, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Dr. Jamie Parson, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC

  • Will Sears, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC 


  • Some Board Members at the 2017 Golf Tournament

Some Board Members at the 2017 Brantley Center Golf Tournament