Board and Staff

NC CAP Board of Directors



Donna Brown, Board Chair
Director, Federal Program Monitoring and Support Division
NC Department of Public Instruction




Lynda Anderson - Emeritus Board Member




Tom Bradshaw
Public School Forum of NC Board Member



Geoff Coltrane
Director of Institutional Research and Engagement
NC School of Science and Mathematics




Jamey Faulkenbury
Director of Operations
Office of the Lt. Governor




Kelly Gaines, Executive Director
USTA North Carolina (NC Tennis Association)
NC Tennis Foundation


Dr. Patrick C. Miller
Greene County Schools


Keith Poston
President & Executive Director
Public School Forum of NC


Stephen Saucier
Executive Director
NC Grassroots Science Museums Collaborative



Cal Shepard
State Librarian of North Carolina




Maria Spaulding
Retired Deputy Secretary NC Department Health & Human Services


Barbara Vandenbergh
Retired 4-H Youth Development NC State University





Shannon Weatherly
National Director for Youth Programs
National Children's Oral Health Foundations



NC CAP Staff 

James E. Ford

Interim Executive Director