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Thank You To The Sponsors Who Have Come Aboard with Arts in Action

Presenting Sponsor...

OUR VALUE

We believe that the performing arts are a unique force to engage and motivate children to realize their full potential no matter their background, ability or socio-economic status. 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Lars von Kantzow, Board Chair

Retired CEO Nomaco & Nomacorc; former CEO Pergo North America - Durham

Kim Stuntz, Board Treasurer

Director of Finance of Nitta Gelatin, NA - Morrisville

Jodi Schwartz, Board Secretary

Founder, Centerline Digital, Account Executive - Raleigh

Laura Bayzle, MBA

Vice President, The Link Group - Durham

Melody Diaz

Executive Administrator, Scottmadde - Raleigh

Leah Friedman

CEO, Leah Friedman Consulting - Raleigh

Freddie-Lee Heath

Retired Director of Arts Education for Wake County Public School System

Jeffrey LaRiche, MA

Senior Advisor to MYCO Medical Services & Former CEO of Castle Worldwide - Chatham, NC

Mary LeGere

Artistic Director Emeritus, Raleigh Dance Theatre

Former Director, Raleigh School of Ballet - Durham, NC

Shawna Lemon Ph.D., JD

Patent Attorney at Stanek Lemon Crouse & Meeks, PA - Morrisville, NC

Sam Kumar
CEO Myco Medical - Cary, NC
Mindy Solie 

Community Activist - Durham 

L. J. Yarborough, MBA

President, YAMS, LLC - Raleigh

Marlon Torres MBA, PMP, CAE

Ex Officio

Executive Director, NC Arts in Action - Chapel Hill

Suzi Landis

Ex Officio

Artistic Director, NC Arts in Action - Raleigh

 

HONORARY BOARD MEMBER

Deshera Mack (1955-2017)

Retired Principal Mel and Zora Rashkis Elementary

FOUNDER, NC AIA
Shirley Berger (1923-2011)

 

IMPACT REPORT 2017 - 2022

BY THE NUMBERS

22

22 programs across 15 schools  in Chatham, Wake, Durham and Orange Counties

1500

1,500 4th grade students are participating in
2023-2024

18,400

18,400 children reached since 2005
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