Board of Directors

Executive Board for 2021-2022

Dante Martin, DVM, President
Ed Faulkner, DVM, President-Elect
Marguerite Gleason, DVM, Vice President
Shannon Bass, DVM, Secretary-Treasurer
Jennifer Shults, DVM, Immediate Past President

District Representatives 2021-2022

Taren Blue, DVM
District 1
(Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Gates, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Pitt, Tyrell, Washington)

Kimberley Barth, DVM
District 2
(Edgecombe, Franklin, Granville, Halifax, Northampton, Nash, Person, Vance, Warren, Wilson)

Brian Stuber, DVM
District 3
(Duplin, Greene, Harnett, Johnston, Lenoir, Sampson, Wayne)

Seth Wexler, DVM
District 4
(Durham, Wake)

Donna McLamb, DVM 
District 5
(Davie, Davidson, Forsyth, Rowan, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin)

Randy Lynn, DVM
District 6
(Alamance, Caswell, Chatham, Guilford, Orange, Randolph, Rockingham)

Eliza Ruffner, DVM
District 7
(Brunswick, Carteret, Craven, Columbus, Jones, New Hanover, Onslow, Pamlico, Pender)

Ryan Reid, DVM
District 8
(Anson, Bladen, Cumberland, Hoke, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond, Robeson, Scotland)

Alea Harrison, DVM
District 9
(Cabarrus, Cleveland, Gaston, Mecklenburg, Stanly, Union)

Bradley Mills, DVM
District 10
(Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Iredell, Lincoln, Watauga, Wilkes)

Erin Purvis, DVM
District 11
(Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Yancey)

NCSU Representatives 2021-2022

Kate Meurs, DVM, PhD, Diplomate ACVIM - Interim Dean, Veterinary Medicine
Abigail Hockenberry, NCSU-CVM Student Rep

AVMA Representatives 2022-2023

Steve Stelma, DVM, AVMA Delegate
Shannon Foy, DVM, AVMA Alternate Delegate

Committee Chairs 2021-2022

Sandra Strong, DVM - Animal Welfare
Jennifer Shults, DVM - Awards/Nominations
Gretchen Burke, DVM - Friends of NCVMA
Natalie Young, PharmD, FACVP - Industry Council
Jim Hamilton, DVM - Large Animal Academy
Sandy Albright, DVM - PAC
Erin Byrd, DVM; Karyn Smith, DVM; Elise Lavie, DVM - Membership
Liliya Nusbaum, DVM - Recent Grad
Michael Martin, DVM - State Veterinarian
David Linzey, DVM - Continuing Education

Administrative

Claire H. Holley - Executive Director
Mandy Peele - Director of Membership Development
Anne Cavender - Office Manager