Board of Advisors

The Board of Advisors is a group of accomplished business and civic leaders who work closely with the Belk College to ensure our relevance to the business community. Through its insightful recommendations, the Board helps us constantly refine and improve our curriculum and programming. With the wise guidance of today’s business leaders, the Belk College of Business remains at the forefront of educating the business leaders of tomorrow.

W. Henry Atkins 

Principal Atkins Properties

Wes Beckner 

Regional Group President, Charlotte Metro
BB&T Corp.

Chuck Bolliger '97 

Assurance Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

James Boylan 

Vice President - Retired 
Human Resources MetLife/Brighthouse Financial

Elliott Bryant 

VP, Services Solutions
McKesson Technology Solutions

Ramesh Chikkala 

SVP, International Supply Chain/Logistics
Walmart Stores, Inc.

Tom Clark 

Learning and Leadership Development Manager
Corning, Inc.

Malcomb Coley 

Carolina's Market Leader and Charlotte Managing Partner

Tim Craven 

Executive Vice President, Human Resources

Susan Edwards 

VP of Human Resources
Sealed Air Corporation

Tim Flanagan, Jr. 

MassMutual Carolinas

Julie S. Harris '00 (Chair) 

Head of GTS Business Banking and Global Banking Mobile Strategy in Global Transaction Services (GTS) 
Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Dan Hawkins 

Summit Leadership Partners

Reg Henderson 

SVP, Talent Management

David Houston 

SVP, Commercial Banking
Fifth Third Bank

Omar Jorge 

Fransula Foods LLC

Christine Katziff 

Corporate General Auditor
Bank of America

Brian T. Marley 

Founder & Managing Partner
Marley Associates LLC

Matthew Martin 

Regional Executive Federal Reserve
Bank of Richmond, Charlotte Branch

Tom Mathews 

TMathewsHR LLC

Kelly McPhilliamy '89 

Managing Director & Co-Head of Consumer Investment Banking
Wells Fargo Securities

Craig Mundy

VP, Talent & Organization Capability
Ingersoll Rand

Kaki Murphy '94 

Advisory Retail Industry Partner

Joe Paradise 

Office Managing Partner

David Parker 

Family Advisor
Colony Family Offices

Craig Parkin 

Managing Director, Institutional Retirement

Jennifer Pollino (Vice Chair) 

Executive Coach and Consultant
JMPollino LLC

Joe L. Price '83 

UNC Charlotte Trustee

Bob Qutub '88 

Chief Financial Officer
RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.

Robert Rucho, DDS, MBA '94 

Senator North Carolina Senate

Brian Savoy

SVP, Business Transformation & Technology
Duke Energy

Michael J. Smith 

Charlotte Center City Partners

Dave Wedding '80 

Managing Partner, Carolina Offices
Grant Thornton, LLP

Brian Whelan 

Managing Director, Head of Corporate Communications

Manuel Zapata MBA '72 

Zapata Engineering