Leading Us in the Right Direction

The Board of Directors at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas provides financial and strategic support and guidance to further the organization’s mission and vision. The board is a diverse, compassionate and dedicated group of individuals willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better, forever. Many board members currently volunteer or have previously volunteered as Bigs.


Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Carolinas
2019 – 2020 Board of Directors

Hane Tarris, Chair
Bank of America

Donna Julian, Vice Chair
Hornets Sports & Entertainment

Rich Jones, Treasurer
The Zabel Companies

Ghazale Johnson, Secretary

Kelly Adkisson

Molly Aiken

Kevin Bailey
UNC Charlotte

Jennifer Flynn
Ally Bank

Karyn Godsman

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

April Harley
Nurse-Family Partnership

Liz Jordan

Cheslie Kryst
Poyner Spruill, LLP, Miss USA 2019

Ruth Krystopolski
Atrium Health

Carolyn Loudenslager

Doug Smith
First Bank

Kenneth Oglesby
Fifth Third Bank

Gene Parker
Premier Healthcare Solutions, Inc.

Eric Reichard
Rodgers Builders, Inc.

Rochelle Rivas

Gail Rosenberg McHugh
Forge Communications

David Yochum
Business Day & Cornelius Today