The Chatham County Economic Development Board of Directors meets on the second Tuesday of every month. View board meeting minutes.

  • Chreatha Alston, NC Community College System
    • Appointed April 16, 2017
    • Term Expires October 31, 2021
  • Chris Ehrenfeld, Bold NC
    • Appointed June 17, 2013
    • Term Expires October 31, 2021
  • Doug Emmons, Retired from software industry, Past Chair
    • Appointed June 17, 2013
    • Term Expires October 31, 2021
  • Mark Ferri, Viatec
    • Appointed April 16, 2017
    • Term Expires October 31, 2020
  • Taylor Hobbs, Hobbs Architects
    • Appointed January 20, 2015
    • Term Expires October 31, 2023
  • Greg Lewis, Pittsboro Roadhouse, Vice Chair
    • Appointed January 20, 2015
    • Term Expires October 31, 2023
  • Dr. Jennifer Platt, TickWarriors
    • Appointed April 16, 2017
    • Term Expires October 31, 2021
  • Rich Trogdon, First Bank, Secretary/Treasurer
    • Appointed April 16, 2017
    • Term Expires October 31, 2020
  • Dr. Vaughn Upshaw, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
    • Appointed April 16, 2017
    • Term Expires October 31, 2020
  • Jeff Wilson, Wilson Brothers Trucking, Chair
    • Appointed January 20, 2015
    • Term Expires October 31, 2023

Ex-Officio Members

  • Alyssa Byrd, Chatham Economic Development Corporation
  • Dr. Lisa Chapman, Central Carolina Community College
  • Mayor Tim Cunnup, Town of Goldston
  • Commissioner Michael Fiocco, Town of Pittsboro
  • Mayor John Grimes, Town of Siler City
  • Dr. Derrick D. Jordan, Chatham County Schools
  • Dan LaMontagne, Chatham County
  • Cindy Poindexter, Chatham Chamber of Commerce

Ex-officio members do not have voting rights.