The Institute is advised by a Board of Visitors composed of distinguished Carolina alumni and friends with extensive environmental experience.

F. Bryan Brice, Jr. (Chair)
Attorney at Law
The Law Offices of F. Bryan Brice, Jr.
Raleigh, NC

James Y. Kerr II (Vice Chair)
Executive Vice President General Counsel and Chief Compliance Office
Southern Company
Atlanta, GA

Philip Blumenthal
Executive Director
Blumenthal Foundation
Charlotte, NC

Kirk Bradley
Chairman, President, and CEO
Lee-Moore Capital Company
Sanford, NC

Ann Colley
Executive Director and Vice President
The Moore Charitable Foundation
New York, NY

Christopher J. Daggett
President and CEO
Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
Morristown, NJ

Thomas F. Darden
Managing Director
Cherokee Investment Partners
Raleigh, NC

Bill Eichbaum
Vice President of Marine and Arctic Policy and U.S. Government Relations
World Wildlife Fund
Washington, D.C.

Charles T. Hagan III
Partner
Hagan Davis Mangum Barrett Langley & Hale, PLLC
Greensboro, NC

William E. Hollan, Jr.
Manager
Hollan Properties, LLC
Winston Salem, NC

Reginald Ronald Holley (Ex-Officio, Chair Emeritus)
Principal
The Longmire Group, LLC
Raleigh, NC

G. Allen Ives, III
Chairman
Turnpike Properties, LLC
Slick Enterprises, Inc.
Rocky Mount, NC

Steve Levitas (Ex-Officio, Chair Emeritus)
Senior Counsel
Kilpatrick Townsend
Raleigh, NC

Chuck McGrady
Representative
NC House of Representatives
Hendersonville, NC

Todd Miller
Director
North Carolina Coastal Federation
Ocean, NC

Pavel Molchanov
Senior Vice President and Equity Research Analyst,
Raymond James & Associates
Charlotte, NC

Will Morgan
Government Relations Attorney
Manning Fulton
Raleigh, NC

Natalie Murdock
Principal and Chief Strategist
Murdock Anderson Consulting
Raleigh, NC

Michael Piehler (Ex-Officio)
Director
Institute for the Environment
Professor of Marine Sciences and Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Chapel Hill, NC

William A. Pizer
Professor
Sanford School of Public Policy
Faculty Fellow
Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions – Duke University

John Preyer
President and COO
Restoration Systems, LLC
Raleigh, NC

J. Adam Riggsbee
President
Riverbank Ecosystems
Austin, TX

David H. Ruffin
Partner
Credit Risk Management
Raleigh, NC

Christopher Glenn Sawyer (Ex-Officio, Chair Emeritus)
Alston & Bird, L.L.P.
Atlanta, GA

Frances Seymour
Senior Fellow
Center for Global Development
Washington, D.C.

Chandra Taylor
Senior Attorney
Southern Environmental Law Center
Chapel Hill, NC

Hawley Truax
Director
Environmental Defense Fund Southeast Regional Office
Raleigh, NC

Nancy Hanes White
Board of Trustees
Southern Environmental Law Center
Chapel Hill, NC