Executive Committee

Rob PressleyPresident
President // MECA Commercial Real Estate
Ron LovelaceVice President
Partner // Cadwalader, Wickersham and Taft, LLP
Nate WellsVice President
Electrical Engineer // Industrial Electronics
Brian LitwakSecretary
Assistant General Counsel // Fullsteam
John PilkingtonTreasurer
Senior Financial Consultant // Manning & Napier

Board of Directors

Chris Christy
Founder and Board Chair // Katalyst
CEO and Founder // The Bison Group
Nick Elder
Director Real Estate // Aberdeen Carolina & Western Railway
Nancy Litwak
Partner // Rosenwood, Rose and Litwak
Jim Steiner
CSM, Senior Principal // Blackbaud, Inc.
Barak West
Manager DER Maintenance // Duke Energy

Advisory Members

Jim Hefferan
City Council Liaison // City of Belmont
Kevin Krouse
Assistant City Manager // City of Belmont
Ali Pizza
Assistant Director // The Gaston County Museum of Art


Katy RustDirector of Project Advancement