GOVERNANCE

Gateway Research Park is a 501 c (3) non-profit corporation and is governed by a 18-member board of directors. Gateway is a joint venture between North Carolina A&T State University (NC A&T) and The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). Each university appoints 30-40 percent of the total board, respectively, and the remaining 20-30 percent is comprised of business professionals from within the community. Mr. Charles E. McQueary, former Under Secretary for Science and Technology. Department of Homeland Security, currently serves as Gateway’s board chair.

Board of Directors

Dr. Harold L. Martin, Sr.
Chancellor, North Carolina A&T State University

Dr. Franklin D. Gilliam, Jr. 
Chancellor-Elect, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Dr. Beryl McEwen
Provost/Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, NCA&T

Dr. Dana Dunn 
Acting Chancellor, Provost and Executive Vice Chancellor, UNCG

Dr. Sanjiv Sarin
Interim Vice Chancellor for Research & Economic Development, NCA&T

Dr. Terri Shelton
Vice Chancellor for Research & Economic Development, UNCG

Mr. Kevin Baker
President, Piedmont Triad Airport Authority 

Mr. Dennis Stearns
Certified Financial Planner, Stearns Financial Services (Treas./Secr.)

Mr. Dave Leeper
Partner, Leeper Kean & Rumley, LLP

Ms. Kim Gatling
Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP

Mr. James C. Mitchell IV
Smith Leonard PLLC

Ms. Denny Kelly
President/Principal, Bouvier Kelly

Dr. Charles E. McQueary (Chair)
Retired (former Under Secretary for Science and Technology,
Dept. of Homeland Security, US Government)

Mr. Kip Blakely

Mr. George Johnson
Law Professor, Elon Law School 

Dr. Gerald Truesdale
President/Surgeon, Greensboro Plastic Surgical Associates

Ms. Mae Douglas
Retired (former Executive Vice President, Cox Communications)

Mr. John R. Merrill
Executive Director, Gateway Research Park, Inc.