Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. is pleased to welcome incoming board members and announce leadership positions on the Board of Directors for 2024. Greater Winston-Salem, Inc.’s board provides oversight and strategic direction for the organization’s initiatives and progress towards the 2030 Vision: to be the top mid-sized city in the Southeast, to be a more equitable community, and to be the best place to raise a family.

Incoming Board Members

  • Jeremy Bjork, Hanesbrands
  • Steve Brewer, John Deere Kernersville
  • Mike Fox, Piedmont Triad Partnership
  • Dr. Anthony Graham, Winston-Salem State University
  • Chad Setliff, Novant Health
  • Quintin Williams, Debbie’s Staffing
  • Dr. David Zaas, Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist

“Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. plays a substantial role in growing economic and workforce opportunities in Winston-Salem and Forsyth County,” says Cathy Pace, President and CEO of Allegacy Federal Credit Union and Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. board chair. “I am honored to help shape these efforts which promote the success of local businesses, expand workforce pathways, and bring new companies and talent to our community.”

“Thanks to the leadership and guidance of our board and the outstanding efforts of our staff, Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. generated positive results in 2023 and is looking forward to a strong year ahead,” says Mark Owens, President and CEO of Greater Winston-Salem, Inc. “We are excited to welcome new talent to our board to further advance our mission.”

Board Leadership

  • Chair: Cathy Pace, Allegacy Federal Credit Union 
  • Chair-Elect: Mike Lancaster, Blum Construction 
  • Past Chair: David Neill, Mercedes Benz
  • Secretary: Dr. Elwood Robinson,Ex Officio
  • Treasurer: Aprille Bell, FORVIS

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