Board of Advisors

Industry rarely makes connections to the demands of standardized testing and public education policy, and are very new to the idea of supporting and fostering their industry/business within a public education setting. In order to innovate, this relationship needs to be continuously developed by all stakeholders.

2016-17 Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy

Board of Advisors

Meeting Announcements:

All meetings are open to the public. Meetings are in POD C of the Valley Academy campus from 4-5 pm unless otherwise notified. The next meeting of the Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy Board of Advisors will be held on the Valley Academy campus on:
Jan 12th snow cancellation

                                               March 14th / April 11th / May 9th
                                                           BOA retreat TBD


John Millard - Chair
Duke Energy
Cary Kanoy - Vice/Co-Chair
GeoCore Films
Bridgette Welton - Secretary 
Underclassman Parent Representative, 
Dewberry Associates
Burr Sullivan - Treasurer
Lexington Chamber of Commerce
Rick Kriesky
Superintendent, Lexington City Schools
Dr. Lory Morrow
Superintendent, Davidson County Schools
Kevan Callicut
Thomasville City Schools BOE representative
Jonathan Brown
Principal, Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy
Brian Feezor
Davidson County Schools
BOE representative

Jeannine Woody
Vice President of Academic Programs and Services, Davidson County Community College 

Bill James 
President, Wake Forest Baptist Lexington Medical Center
Judy Berry 
Regional Coordinator, Piedmont Triad Office, North Carolina Biotechnology Center 
Jamie Hutson
Parent Representative, Upperclass
Davidson County Schools
Alan Lomax
First Bank
Beth Mitchell
Davidson Works
Clint King
Warehouse Designs, Inc.
Jacqueline McCracken-Wall
Junior Achievement of the Triad
Melanie Mills
NWAHEC Wake Forest Medical Center



  Jim Crawford
Business Liaison for Valley Academy
  Tavis Curry
Zero Data Stress, Inc.