2017-18 Board of Directors


Executive Committee

President – Ervin Patrick, Craven County Schools

1st Vice President and Past President – Don Brinkley, Union Bank

2nd Vice President – David Baxter, Sumrell Sugg, Attorneys at Law


Board Members

Stacie Barnett, Coastal Carolina Health Care

William Byland, Havelock Middle

Sandy Carlaccini, Craven County Schools

Stephanie Edwards, Brinson Memorial Elementary

Bruce Fortin, Havelock Chamber of Commerce

Joey Haddock, Harvey’s Fertilizer

Debra Hurst, W.J. Gurganus Elementary

Mike McCoy, Wells Fargo

Alison Parker, AlphaGraphics

Antwon Pittman, West Craven High, Beginning Teacher Representative

Brandy Popp, CarolinaEast Health System

Daniel Rhyne, Piedmont Natural Gas

Melissa Riggle, Community Partner

Kevin Roberts, New Bern Area Chamber of Commerce

Cathy Rock, Creekside Elementary School

Kimberly Scott, Oaks Road Elementary

Lori Sanford Sugg, Grover C. Fields Middle School, Teacher Ambassador of the Year

Christy Wilson, Oaks Road Elementary School

Lori Worley, Weyerhaeuser

Leah Yurk, Oaks Road Elementary


Ex-Officio Members

Craig Warren, Finance Officer, Craven County

Jason Jones, Craven County Commissioner

Staff/Ex-Officio Board Member

Darlene Brown, Executive Director



For more information about Partners In Education, our programs and grants, or how you can donate, call Darlene Brown, Executive Director of Craven County Partners In Education at (252) 514-6321 or email us at Darlene.Brown@cravenk12.org By working together we can all make a difference in education in Craven County Schools.



For more information on PIE programs or how you can get involved, contact us by email at Darlene.Brown@cravenk12.org or call us (252) 514-6321.  Fax number:  (252) 514-6352.