Thought Force Members

  • Wynne Brown, Chief Medical Officer, Southside United Health Center
  •  Joe Crocker, Director, Poor & Needy Division, Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Superintendent Beverly Emory, Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools
  • Rev. Todd Fulton, President, Ministers Conference of Winston-Salem and Vicinity
  • Robert Garcia, Vice President, Hispanic League
  • Lee Garrity, City Manager, City of Winston-Salem
  • Art Gibel, President & CEO, Goodwill Industries of Northwest North Carolina
  • Cindy Gordineer, President & CEO, United Way of Forsyth County
  • Dr. Gary Gunderson, Vice President of Faith & Health Ministries, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
  • Marlon Hunter, Forsyth County Director of Public Health
  • Linda Jackson-Barnes, Director, Mayor's Office, City of Winston-Salem
  • Dr. Rogan Kersh, Provost, Wake Forest University (Chairman)
  • Sen. Paul Lowe, Jr., North Carolina Senate, District 32
  • Commissioner Walter Marshall, Forsyth County Commissioners
  • Nakida R. McDaniel, Neighbors for Better Neighborhoods
  • Council Member Derwin Montgomery, City of Winston-Salem
  • Dr. Kenneth Peacock, Retired Chancellor, Appalachian State University
  • Evan Raleigh, Deputy Director, Community and Business Development Department, City of Winston-Salem
  • Dr. Elwood Robinson, Chancellor, Winston-Salem State University
  • Michael Suggs, President, Goler Community Development Corp.
  • Keisha Wisley, Cleveland Avenue Transformation Team
  • Larry Woods, CEO, Housing Authority of Winston-Salem