Directors and Advisors

CFK Board of Directors (US)

Rye Barcott, Treasurer
Co-founder, Carolina for Kibera; Commercial Associate, Duke Energy

Brett Bullington
Angel Investor and Advisor to Start-ups; Technology Entrepreneur; Chair, Oodle, Inc.

Dr. David Callaway
Director, The Operational Medicine Institute, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians; Clinical Faculty, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC

Sandra Canfield
International and Community Development Consultant

Dr. Jennifer Coffman, Chair
Associate Executive Director, Office of International Programs, James Madison University

Arlene Davis
Associate Professor, Dept of Social Medicine; Director, Clinical Ethics Services, UNC Hospitals

Lorraine Elliot
Portfolio Analysis Manager, Bank of America

Francis Kibet
Lead IT Audit Consultant, Duke Energy Corporation

Beth-Ann Kutchma, Secretary
Senior Program Officer, Center for Global Initiatives, UNC-Chapel Hill; Producer, Chasing the Mad Lion

Dr. Kathleen McGinn
Cahners-Rabb Professor of Business Administration and Chair of Doctoral Programs, Harvard Business School, Harvard University

Esteban McMahan
Investor, Top of the Hill Spirits

Ben Mshila
Compliance Officer, Divi Carina Bay Casino, US Virgin Islands

Dr. James Peacock
Honorary Member Kenan Professor of Anthropology, UNC-Chapel Hill

Dr. Niklaus Steiner, Vice Chair
Director, Center for Global Initiatives, UNC-Chapel Hill

CFK Board of Trustees (Kenya)

Dr. Salome Okutoyi Gitari
Project Management Specialist, Pediatric HIV/AIDS, Office of Population and Health, USAID/Kenya

Mumbi Kamuri
SME & Linkages Manager, Rift Valley Railways

Jane Kilonzo, Chair
Head of Risk & Compliance, Bank of Africa Kenya

Dr. Justus Mbae
Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs, Catholic University of Eastern Africa

Joseph Njenga
Social Entrepreneur, Community Cleaning Services

Josiah Omotto
Managing Trustee, Umande Trust

CFK Advisory Board

Andrew Carroll
Founder and Director, Legacy Project

Irene Federwisch
Former Program Coordinator, German Foundation for International Development

David Gergen, Esq
Former Presidential Advisor, and Director, Harvard Center for Public Leadership

Timothy Glassco, Esq.
Principal, Podesta Group

Dr. Christopher Howard
President, Hampden-Sydney College

Dr. Richard Kohn
Professor of History, UNC-Chapel Hill

Alison Beckwith
Independent Marketing & PR Consultant

Winkie La Force
Executive Director, Leadership Triangle

Thomas Lambeth
Former Executive Director of the Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation

Dr. Michael Merson
Founding Director, Duke Global Health Institute

Rajeev Narayan, Esq.
Associate Director, Kenan Institute for Engineering, Technology and Science, North Carolina State University

Dr. Joseph Nye
University Distinguished Service Professor and former Dean, Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government

Dr. Nicolas Retsinas
Director, Joint Center for Housing Studies, Harvard University

Dr. Richard Richardson
Former Provost, University of North Carolina

Ambassador Brenda Schoonover
Retired, U.S. Foreign Service

George Schutzer, Esq.
Partner, Patton Boggs LLP

Dr. Donna Schwartz-Barcott
Graduate Director, College of Nursing, University of Rhode Island

Dr. Chris Seiple
President, Institute for Global Engagement

Senator Richard Stevens
North Carolina State Senator; Former Chairman, University of North Carolina Board of Trustees

Shawn Turner, Esq.
Associate, Eastman & Smith LTD