Advisory Board

Volunteers provide crucial leadership and local expertise as we work to raise funds for our region.

Advisory Board Members

Sylvia Bassett, Kannah L. Begley Walker (Chair), Jose L. Bello, Mary Anna Belz (Secretary), Amy Berry, Jon D. Brooks (Vice Chair), Esteve Coll-Larrosa, Margaret Fuller Hurt, Rodney L. Lytle, Bradley McMahan, Sheila H. Showers, Joseph Standaert, and Betsy Warren.

Grantmaking is also supported by the Buckner Family Endowment Fund, Helen S. and Jerry M. Newbold, Jr. Endowment Fund, Standaert Family Endowment Fund, and Forbes Fund for Black Mountain-Swannanoa Valley.

Contact Melissa Edgington for more information about the Foundation’s Affiliate Program.