2020

BOARD MEMBERS

Our elected Board is comprised of 15 members charged with implementation of policy and overseeing the activities of the Great 100.

Terms of Office
Members serve a 1-year term and can be re-elected to additional terms.

Executive Committee


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Todd Friday
Class of 2005

PRESIDENT

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Anne Brown
Class of 2015

PAST PRESIDENT

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Jason Upham
Class of 2013

TREASURER

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Phyllis Knight-Brown
Class of 2009

SECRETARY

Board


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Wanda Adams
Class of 1989

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Lisa Boland
Class of 2013

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Renee Bridges
Class of 2011

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Rhonda Creech
Class of 2014

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Carrie Edgison
Class of 2004

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Angela King
Class of 2013

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Vicky Orto
Class of 2018

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Sheila Smallwood
Class of 2008

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Stacey Toben
Class of 2011

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Mary Watkins
Class of 2008


2020

COMMITTEES

Fundraising Committee

Email us at: fundraising@great100.org
Chair - Vicky Orto
Co-Chair - Valerie Sabol

The Fundraising Committee secures funding to support North Carolina RN student scholarships and the annual NC Great 100 Gala.

The fundraising committee secures funding to support the recognition of nursing excellence and to fund scholarships for future nurses.
Opportunities to assist with:

  • Development of solicitation letter
  • Maintaining record of donations, and recognizing / thanking donors.
  • Identify opportunities to expand donor database
 

 

Marketing Committee

Email us at: marketing@great100.org
Chair - Renee Bridges
Co-Chair - OPEN

The Marketing Committee is responsible for the coordination of all media relations for the Great 100, Inc. and associated events.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Preparing news releases
  • Developing brochures, posters and flyers
  • Updating social media
  • Coordinating with Webmaster to manage the Great 100 website

 

Publications Committee

Email us at: publications@great100.org
Chair - Renee Bridges
Co-Chair - OPEN

The Publications Committee directs activities that relate to advertising and publication of the Gala program.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Coordinating with Fundraising and Marketing Committees for donor advertisements for the Gala Program
  • Designing the Gala Program, and coordinating with Printer

 

Gala Committee

Email us at: gala@great100.org
Chair - Rhonda Creech
Co-Chair - OPEN

The Gala subcommittee is responsible for the Great 100 Gala.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Registration and seating
  • Selecting menus and Gala venue
  • Decorating and ordering flowers
  • Gala Entertainment
 

 

Scholarship Committee

Email us at: scholarships@great100.org
Chair - Angela King
Co-Chair - OPEN

The Scholarship Committee is responsible for coordinating the selection of nursing scholarship recipients across the state of North Carolina.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Confirm accreditation of nursing programs.
  • Communication with schools of nursing.
  • Communication with scholarship recipients.
 

 

Selections Committee

Email us at: selections@great100.org
Chair - Sheila Smallwood
Co-Chair - OPEN

The Selections Committee is responsible for the entire selections process of our Great 100 winners.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Maintaining the integrity of the Selections process
  • Outreach within North Carolina to support Nominations for the Great 100
  • Blinding or scoring of nominations for the Great 100
  • Selection of recipients of the Great 100

 

Alumni Committee

Email us at: alumni@great100.org
Chair - Lisa Boland
Co-Chair – Mary Watkins

The Alumni Committee maintains communications with the Great 100 Alumni, and supports fundraising for nursing scholarships.

Opportunities to assist with:

  • Alumni Great 100 Gala Silent Auction
  • Alumni reception
  • Fundraise for Nursing Scholarships
  • Alumni Newsletter

 

 Get Involved

For more information about our organization and how you can make a difference, please visit our "Get Involved" page or email us at volunteer@great100.org
 

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