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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

Brian Bednar
Birdseye Renewable Energy, A Dominion Energy Company
Charlotte, NC

Philip Blumenthal
Executive Director
Blumenthal Foundation
Charlotte, 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.

Kendrick Fentress
Duke Energy Corporation
Raleigh, NC

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

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

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

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

Barrett Jenkins
Senior Project Manager
Restoration Systems, LLC
Raleigh, NC

Chloe Kent
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

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

Todd Miller
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)
Institute for the Environment
Professor of Marine Sciences and Environmental Sciences and Engineering
Chapel Hill, NC

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

J. Adam Riggsbee
Riverbank Ecosystems
Austin, TX

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
Environmental Defense Fund Southeast Regional Office
Raleigh, NC