Our Board


Chairman - Former Lake Lure Mayor, Bob Keith
Vice-Chairman - Ned Kiser
Treasurer - Jack Barton 
Secretary -  Dawn Regan


Board Members

Tommy Hartzog
Ned Kiser
Jim Rhodes
April Schick
Ric Thurlby
Woody Turner
Julie McKinney
Crystal Morrision


Past Board Members

**The late Mayor Kevin Cooley
Andy Bell, Advisor
Edith Bond, charter board member
The late James P. Dunn, a Co-Founder
Deloras Foster
Michael Frierman, Past Chair
Ann Herrmann-Nehdi, a Co-Founder
Valerie Hoffman, Past Co-Chair, & charter board member
Cathy Leestma
Thomas McKay, a Co-Founder
Bill Miller
Peter O'Leary
Jeanine Nobel, charter board member
Jim Proctor
The late Stuart Richardson
Joseph Satrape
Cornee Yountz

**Lake Lure's beloved Mayor. Kevin Cooley, passed away May 15th, 2019 following complications from cardiac arrest. Kevin was a tremendous leader in the community and a valuable contributor of his time and talent to the Foundation's board of directors. Our board is grateful for the opportunity to have worked alongside Kevin for the betterment of a place he loved.