The Institute's leadership, staff, faculty, and advisory boards are dedicated to the IAH mission to support and develop Carolina faculty. Below is a listing of these teams as well as our current Faculty Fellows and Academic Leadership Program Fellows.


Roger Perry

Roger Perry

Chair, Advisory Board

Roger Perry is chairman of East West Partners Club Management. He is also President of East West Partners Management Company, Inc. Previously, he was a senior vice president of sale and marketing for … Continued


John Wickham

John Wickham

Vice Chair, Advisory Board


Barbara Hyde, Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Barbara R. Hyde

Development Committee, Advisory Board Member

Barbara Hyde is Chair of the J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation. Previously, she served as the executive director of the Arts & Sciences Foundation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. … Continued


Lucrecia Moore

Lucrecia Moore

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member

Lucrecia Moore is a senior vice president, associate general counsel, and assistant corporate secretary for Bank of America Merchant Services LLC. Previously, she was vice president and assistant gene … Continued


Alan Neely Institute for the Arts and Humanities

Alan Sanders Neely, Sr.

Nominating Committee, Advisory Board Member

Alan Neely is a retired Senior Client Partner from Korn/Ferry International where he managed the Atlanta Office, the Southeast, and co-managed the Worldwide Technology Practice. Previously, he was vic … Continued


Nelson Schwab

Nelson Schwab III

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member

Nelson Schwab is co-founder and senior advisor with Carousel Capital. Previously, he served as chairman and chief executive officer of Paramount Parks, chairman and chief executive officer of Kings En … Continued


Brian Fenty

Brian Fenty

Communications Chair, Advisory Board Member

Brian Fenty is the founder and executive chairman of TodayTix. Prior to co-founding TodayTix, he was a managing director at Hamilton Investment Partners. In 2008, Fenty received a B.A. in Journalism a … Continued


Max Chapman

Max C. Chapman, Jr.

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member


Kathryn Long

Kathryn Long

Communications Committee, Advisory Board Member

Kathryn holds a B.A. in Studio Art in 1977 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a native of Greensboro, NC where she lives with her husband, Bobby.  They have 2 children, Katie … Continued


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Sanford A. Cockrell III

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member


Julnar Rizk

Julnar Rizk

Communications Committee, Advisory Board Member

Currently a manager on Facebook’s global learning and development team, Julnar leads a team of client partners who provide leader, team, and manager development for Facebook’s Family of Apps and AR/VR … Continued


Rebecca Darwin

Rebecca W. Darwin

Communications Committee, Advisory Board Member

Rebecca Darwin is co-founder & CEO of the media company that owns Garden & Gun Magazine. Darwin launched Garden & Gun in 2007, following a successful career in publishing in New York. She … Continued


Allen Mosely

Allen Moseley

Nominating Committee, Advisory Board Member


John Ellison, Institute for the Arts and Humanities

John Gray Blount Ellison, Jr.

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member

John Ellison is president and chief executive officer of the Ellison Company, Inc. He received a B.A. in History in 1969 and an M.B.A. in 1972, both degrees from the University of North Carolina at Ch … Continued


Will Overlock

Will Overlock

Communications Committee, Advisory Board Member

Will Overlock is a vice president with SL Green Realty Corp.  As a real estate professional with over ten years’ experience, he has held other positions in the industry most recently at Cushman & … Continued


Max Chapman

Tom Chapman

Finance Committee Chair, Advisory Board Member


Robert Hackney

Robert Hackney, Jr.

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member


Miles Lamont

John Miles Lamont

Development Committee, Advisory Board Member


Walker Morris

Walker Morris

Communications Committee, Advisory Board Member


McKee Nunnally

H. McKee Nunnally, II

Nominating Committee, Advisory Board Member


Old Well

William Keyes IV

Nominating Committee, Advisory Board Member


Mike Yelverton

Michael Yelverton

Development Committee, Advisory Board Member


Old Well

James Keith Brown

Advisory Board Member

James Keith (“JK”) Brown is Head of Global Investor Relations for Och-Ziff and is a member of Och-Ziff’s Partner Management Committee. Prior to joining Och-Ziff in 2003, Mr. Brown spent more than four … Continued


John Staton III

Development Committee, Advisory Board

John Staton is the President of Concepts Sport the leading sports licensed loungewear company in the country. Mr. Staton earned a B.A. in Communications from the University of North Carolina at Chapel … Continued


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John Townsend III

Finance Committee, Advisory Board Member

John Townsend served as a senior advisor with Tiger Management Corp until his retirement in November of 2015. Mr. Townsend joined Tiger Management in July 2010 and served as its Chief Operating Office … Continued