SECU Family House at UNC Hospitals is governed by an accomplished Board of Directors.


Ian Buchanan Maureen O'Connor

President | Ian Buchanan, MD

Senior Vice President, Operations; Chief Research Officer, UNC Health Care

Vice President | Maureen K. O'Connor

President, White

 Alex Toledo

Wendy Ruggiero

Secretary & Chair of Recruitment | Alex Toledo, MD

Professor, Dept. of Surgery, Abdominal Transplant, UNC Hospitals

Treasurer | Wendy Ruggiero, CPA

CPA, CTP, Capital Management Associates, LLC

Yomi Adigun

  Cheryl Batchelor

Yomi Adigun, PhD

Investment Manager for Public Securities, DUMAC, Inc.

Cheryl Batchelor

IS Manager/IT Support, SECU

Mary Beck Eric Bradford 

Mary Beck

Retired, UNC Health Care SVP 

 Eric Bradford, MD

Director, Clinical Development, GSK  

Anthony Charles MD Henry Chase  

Anthony Charles

 Chief, Div. of General & Acute Surgery; Professor of Surgery, Div. of Adult ECMO, Surgical Institute of Global Health, UNC-Chapel Hill 

 Henry Chase

 Community Volunteer; Retired




 Andrew W. Eason  Matt Ewend

Andrea W. Eason

 President & Managing Partner, Blackman & Sloop, CPAs

Matt Ewend, MD

President, UNC Physicians; Chair, Dept. of Neurosurgery, UNC Hospitals

Kevin FitzGerald

Amos Fodchuk

 Kevin FitzGerald, MPH

Retired, UNC General Admission Chief of Staff

 Amos Fodchuk

CEO & Founder, Advanced Learning Partnerships 

Ali Fromme 

Nicci Gafinowitz

Ali Fromme


 Nicci Gafinowitz 

Community Volunteer

 Tom Haber

Willy Hoos 

Tom Haber

Chief Executive, Hadley Investments 

Willy Hoos, PhD

Venture Partner, Pilot Mountain Ventures

 Peggy Richmond  

Peggy Richmond, PhD

Founder & Principal, RichCare Consulting & Coaching