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Participants of Triangle Regional Cohort 1 – Adequate Housing

Travis Bailey, SVP Regional Executive, First Bank

DeVan Barbour, Co-Founder, Cornerstone Employee Benefits*

Flint Benson, Political Strategist, State Employees Association of NC

Lori Bush, Council Member, Town of Cary

Adam Caldwell, Regional Representative, Office of U.S. Senator Thom Tillis

Lisa Chapman, President, Central Carolina Community College

Debra Derr, Director Government Affairs, NC Chamber

Nicole Dozier, Director Health Advocacy Project, NC Justice Center*

Ilana Dubester, Executive Director, El Vinculo Hispano

Jessica Holmes, Deputy Commissioner, NC Industrial Commission

Tara Fish, Executive Director, Harnett County Partnership for Children

Bonner Gaylord, COO, Kane Realty Corporation

Franklin Gomez Flores, Commissioner, Chatham County*

Karen Howard, Chair, Chatham County Commissioners

Vanessa Jenkins, Executive Vice President, Preston Development Company

Chris Johnson, Director, Johnston County Economic Development Office

Katrusia (Kay) Johnson, Executive Director, Harbor Inc.

Paul Kane, Executive Vice President/CEO, Home Builders Association of Raleigh, Wake County

Chavi Khanna Koneru, Co-Founder & Executive Director, NC Asian Americans Together

Johnnie Larrie, Managing Attorney, Legal Aid

Brooks Matthews, Commissioner, Harnett County & Deputy Superintendent Harnett County Schools*

Richard Moore, CEO, First Bancorp*

Lorena Patterson, CEO, Connecta Corp LLC

Virginia Parker, SVP, Bank of America

John Saffold, Executive Director, Zebulon Chamber of Commerce

Iliana Santillan, Executive Director, El Pueblo

Reid Smith, Founder/CEO, RiverWild

April Stephens, Commissioner, Johnston County

Yolanda Taylor, Lead Attorney, Center for Community Law and Equity

Shinica Thomas, Chair, Wake County Commissioners

Bryan Thompson, Assistant County Manager, Chatham County

Yolanda Winstead, President, DHIC

Christie Yarbrough, Real Estate Associate, RE/MAX United


*Denotes Member of Advisory Committee