Board Members

Jim Beley, Chairman
General Manager, The Umstead Hotel and Spa

Kevin Howell, Vice Chairman
Senior Vice President for External Affairs, UNC

Hector Jeyakaran, Secretary
General Manager, Residence Inn Raleigh Downtown

Kevin P. Mcateer, Treasurer
Vice President of Sales & Marketing, Concord Hospitality

Thomas Hill III, Immediate Past Chairman
Vice President & Division Manager, Highwoods Properties

Leon Cox-Board Member
General Manager, Sheraton Raleigh Hotel 

Dan Freeland-Board Member
General Manager, Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley 

Niall Hanley-Board Member
Owner, Hibernian Hospitality 

Mary Henderson-Board Member
Senior Consultant, Withers and Ravenel

Michael Landguth-Board Member
President & CEO, RDU Airport Authority

Sandi Macdonald-Board Member
President & CEO, North Carolina Symphony

Rebecca Quinn-Wolf-Board Member
Vice President & Director of Client & Community Relations, PNC

John Burns, Wake County Board of Commissioners Liaison

Bonner Gaylord, Raleigh City Council Liaison

Jeff Merritt, Centennial Authority Liaison

Doug Grissom, Raleigh Convention Center Liaison

Jack W. Smith, Town of Cary Liaison