The Advisory Board for NCGrowth is comprised of faculty, practitioners and experts from across campuses (the entire University wide system) that will provide our teams with expert advice and information regarding our outcome based economic development research and projects. This Advisory Board will support NCGrowth’s mission of finding solutions to economically distressed areas of rural NC and beyond by helping to create good jobs and equitable opportunities for the people in this state
Researcher and Director, UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
Assistant Professor and Program Coordinator, East Carolina University
Research Assistant Professor, North Carolina State University
Professor, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Mustafa N. Gültekin
Associate Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
Associate Professor, Dick Pope Sr. Institute for Tourism Studies
Research Associate, UNC School of Law
Professor and Director, UNC Center for the Study of the American South.
Henry McKoy Jr.
Director of Entrepreneurship, North Carolina Central University School of Business
Researcher on Performance Consequences of Firm Scope Choices
Mary P. Lilley
Researcher on Economic Development
Course Director, Basic Economic Development Course.
Principal, South by North Strategies, Ltd.
Director of Bioenergy
Researcher on Consumer Behavior and Tourism