• 2025 Class of Leadership Wilmington

    Zachary Brigman
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Wilmington Riverfront, General Manager
    Robin Davis
    Corning Credit Union, Vice President Market Operations
    Megan Mullins
    Wilmington Chamber of Commerce, Chief Marketing and Engagement Officer
    Daniela Ayers
    LS3P Associates LTD., Project Manager
    Daniela Ayers is a Project Manager for LS3P Associates and holds a Bachelor of Science in Architectural Technology from the Universidad Autonoma de...
    Madeline Lipe Williams
    Ward and Smith, P.A.
    Samantha Suozzi
    DMJPS PLLC, Tax Senior Manager
    Drew Smith
    Copiers Plus, Director of Communications
    Dori Bishara
    REV Federal Credit Union, Community Engagement Coordinator
    Jodi Walker
    New Hanover County
    Donterio Perkins
    Cape Fear Community College
    Lauren Masters
    Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity
    Sonya Peele
    YWCA of the Lower Cape Fear, Inc., Outreach Programs DIrector
    Julia Kost
    Advanced Marketing International, Inc (Admark), Senior Logistics Coordinator
    Dario Salzano
    GE Hitachi, Operational Resource Manager
    Brad Rudiger
    PBMares, LLP, Financial Services
    Philip Blalock
    Samet Corporation, Project Manager II
    Roy Bechtold
    Raymond James & Associates
    Ben Jacobson
    EARNEY Accountants & Advisors, Assurance Senior Manager
    Peter Miller
    United Way of the Cape Fear Area
    Anderson King
    Risley Padula Construction, Assistant project manager
    Webster Burrier
    Dominion Wealth Management, Director of Wealth Management
    Julia Eckel
    Cape Fear Commercial, LLC
    Zackery Norris
    Andrew Consulting Engineers, PC, Structural Engineer
    I was born and raised in Wilmington, NC where I grew up in the construction industry working for Norris Construction. I received my bachelor's and ...
    Blair Deen
    Novant Health, Design and Construction Project Manager
    Blair Deen is a Design & Construction Project Manager for Novant Health where she is responsible for the planning, oversight, execution, and manage...
    Will Gammons
    Vantaca, Controller
    Marie Humphrey
    North Carolina State Ports Authority, Materials Management & Purchasing Manager
    Marie is responsible for Materials Management & Purchasing Team supporting multi-port locations in North Carolina.  Prior to joining North Carolina...
    Jamir Jumoke
    Leading Into New Communites, Inc.
    Jesse Pridgen
    Liberty Health, Manager of Operations Finance
    Mr. Pridgen received a B.S. in Business Administration and an MBA from the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Mr. Pridgen serves as the Crede...
    Elizabeth Severt
    Cape Fear Public Utility Authority, Strategy and Performance Manager
    As the Strategy and Performance Manager at CFPUA, I facilitate our strategic plan and performance management program to drive continual improvement...
    Kenny Siddons
    nCino OpCo, Inc., Senior Business Operations Manager
    Ethan Walling
    First Citizens Bank & Trust, Asst. Vice President, Financial Sales Manager
    Stephen White
    Thomas Construction Group, LLC
    As a graduate of Clemson University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Construction Science and Management, Stephen currently serves as a Seni...
    Spencer Wright
    Live Oak Bank, Modification Review Specialist
    Originally from Winston-Salem, NC, moved to Wilmington in 2007 to attend UNCW and graduated in 2011 with a BS in Parks and Recreation. Married to M...
    Nicole Smith
    City of Wilmington, Strategic Plan Performance Manager
    Jasmine Henry
    Wilmington Housing Authority, Jobs Plus + Community Engagement Program Manager