People

  • Community Advisory Board

    Gareth Evans has lived and worked in Wilmington since 1997. He came to North Carolina from his native Wales after finishing an undergraduate degree in History and American Studies at Swansea University. The reason for coming was to get his...

  • Community Advosiry Board Chair

    Jack Ford has been a resident of Wilmington since 2002.  Jack has spent most of his life in the Boston area, but did live in Toronto, Canada for 4 years.  For over 25 years, Jack was a corporate CEO managing a company with operations in 26...

  • Secretary

    Joanne Bagby has lived in the Wilmington area since 2002. She moved here from the Albany, NY area seeking a more moderate climate and access to beaches year round. She is originally from metro NYC area, having lived in London, Detroit and...

  • Community Advosiry Board Member

    Joseph Cargioli has resided in Wilmington with his wife, Penni, since 2014.  They have two grown sons, one living in Wilmington and one in Pittsburgh.  Born in Erie, PA, Joe previously lived in Niskayuna, NY, and Chestertown. NY.  Joe graduated...

  • Community Advosiry Board Co-Chair

    Kitty has lived and worked in Wilmington since 1992, by way of Washington, DC; Edinburgh, Scotland; and NYC.  Originally from Columbia, South Carolina, she is a graduate of University of South Carolina.

    For many years, Kitty has been a...

  • Community Advisory Board member

    LORI J. WAINRIGHT earned a Masters in Clinical Counseling from the University of North Carolina and is a Licensed Professional Counselor.  Lori has travelled extensively throughout the U.S. and abroad...

  • Nick Rhodes has been a resident of Wilmington, NC for fourteen years. He received his BS degree in Economics from North Carolina A&T State University and a commission as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. He received an MA...

  • Community Advosiry Board Secretary

    Penelope (Penni) Sullivan Cargioli has been a resident of Wilmington since October of 2014.  Prior to moving to the area, she lived in upstate New York for 45 years, in the Albany area and the Adirondacks.

    Penni was the manager of ...

  • Community Advisory Board member