Our Compact is guided by an Executive Board of member presidents and chancellors as well as an Advisory Council of civic and community engagement administrators from member institutions.

Executive Board (2021-22)

Dr. Thomas A. Walker,  Jr., President, Wayne Community College (Board Chair)

Dr. Connie Book, President, Elon University

Dr. Kelli Brown, Chancellor, Western Carolina University

Dr. Kandi Deitemeyer, President, Central Piedmont Community College

Dr. Algie Gatewood, President, Alamance Community College

Dr. Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr., Chancellor, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Dr. Daniel G. Lugo, President, Queens University of Charlotte

Dr. Lynn Morton, President, Warren Wilson College

Dr. Jose V. Sartarelli, Chancellor, The University of North Carolina at Wilmington


Dr. Jon Dooley, Vice President for Student Life, Elon University (Ex Officio)

Leslie Garvin, Executive Director, North Carolina Campus Compact (Ex Officio)


Advisory Council (2020-21)

Dr. Jennifer Brown, Elizabeth City State University *
Ms. Emily Buchanan, Piedmont Community College **
Dr. Joan Clifford, Duke University (Board Chair) *
Mr. David Crane, Alamance Community College **
Mr. Bob Frigo, Elon University *
Ms. Kristina Gage, UNC Greensboro **
Ms. Jerry Guido, Central Piedmont Community College **
Dr. Cara Kozma, High Point University **
Dr. Marianne Magjuka, Wake Forest University *
Dr. Jenn Marts, Queens University of Charlotte *
Mr. Ryan Nilsen, UNC-Chapel Hill *
Dr. Jaime Russell, UNC Wilmington *
Dr. Marty Schoenhals, Appalachian State University **

  * Returning for a third and final year

** Started their 2-year term in August 2020

Engaged Leader Video Series

Since 2015 we have invited members of the Executive Board to share their reflections on the importance of higher education civic and community engagement and the value of NC Campus Compact membership.

Dr. Lynn Morton, President, Warren Wilson College (2020)
Dr. Mary Rittling, former President, Davidson County Community College (2019)
15th Anniversary video featuring: Dr. Leo Lambert, President Emeritus, Elon University and Dr. Mary Grant, former Chancellor, UNC Asheville (2017)
Dr. Harold L. Martin, Chancellor, North Carolina A & T State University (2016)
Dr. Nido Qubein, President, High Point University (2015)

Full playlist