GenerationNation: Our Team

GenerationNation develops a new generation of civic leaders.


Board of Directors

Catherine Butler, Duke Energy

Tiffany Capers, Teach for America

Elyse Dashew, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Board of Education

Donald Elliott, Community Leader

Brent Gilroy, Community Leader

Elizabeth Goodwin, Wake Forest University

Sarah Hazel, City of Charlotte

Mike Henry, Barings

Bryan Holladay, Greater Charlotte Apartment Association

Marcus Kimbrough, Community Leader

Don Jonas, Care Ring – Chair

Valerie Lott, Delta Sigma Theta Alumnae

Travis Manigan, GAMEPLAN

Ray McKinnon, Community Leader

Puneet Mody, Infosys

Rachel Hunt Nilender, Immediate Past Chair

Joel Odom, Community Leader/GenerationNation Alumni

Wanda Reeves, Community Leader

Adam Rhew, Center City Partners

Brandi Williams, Community Leader

Legal Advisor

Corby Anderson, Bradley Arant


Amy Farrell, Executive Director

Ty White, Program Coordinator

Nicholas Smith, Youth Project Coordinator

Patricia Banega Segura, Special Projects

Youth Council Co-Presidents

Righteous Keitt, Phillip O’Berry

Jalen Lowery, Vance

Carmen Sosa, Harding