FIRST North Carolina is a nonprofit dedicated to bringing access to a high-quality FIRST experience to every student in North Carolina. Incorporated in 2012,FIRST North Carolina is fortunate to have a talented and dedicated governing board to oversee operations.
Your contribution to FIRST North Carolina is tax-deductible! Please join our dedicated Board in making FIRST an intergral part of the culture in North Carolina. Donate today!
Alex Seidita - Chair; MetLifeLaurie Schaefer - Immediate Past Chair; IBMChris Widmann - Chair-Elect; Extreme NetworksRussell Hoch - Treasurer; XPO LogisticsPaul Yanik - Secretary; Western Carolina University
Claudia Anderson - TE ConnectivityJames Conrad - UNC CharlotteKevin Gordon - UTC Aerospace SystemsHerman Holt -UNC AshevilleJoretha Johnson - Advanced Transformational TechnologiesKeith Krumpe - UNC AshevilleLynn Little - Credit SuisseMerwan Mehta - East Carolina UniversityJohn Merrill - Gateway University Research ParkBob Nelson - JAEGGAER SoftwareDeborah Porto - Johnston Community CollegeLaura Schoppe - FuentekJoLynn Shaw - HondaJetDan Stancil - NC State University
Marie Hopper - PresidentJulia Wagner - Program DirectorTom Gerber - Event ManagerFiona Last-Powell - FIRST Senior MentorCasey Gentry - Intern
Annual Reports and Audited Financial Statements Available Upon Requestinfo@firstnorthcarolina.org