Charitable Foundation Board of Directors - Cone Health

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Board of Directors

As a nonprofit organization, the Alamance Regional Charitable Foundation is governed by a board of directors. Board members represent a range of different organizations and perspectives from across the community.

Ginette Archinal

Ginette Archinal, MD

Ginette Archinal, MD has lived in Alamance County since 2011. Archinal is employed as the Medical Director at Elon University Student Health and has over 30 years in health care industry. Archinal has degrees in Ob/GYN and Family Planning from the University of New South Wales, Sydney Australia and a Diploma in Child Health from London. She completed her medical residency at Emory University. She is a member of the NC Medical Society, American Academy of Family Practice, and the American College Health Association. Archinal serves on the Impact Alamance Board and resides in Burlington with her family.

Jerry Bailey

Jerry Bailey

Jerry Bailey is market president and business banking manager for Wells Fargo. In addition to the foundation board, he has also been heavily involved in the Alamance Area Chamber of Commerce, United Way of Alamance County, Alamance Community College, Alamance Community College Foundation, YMCA and New Leaf Society. He is a graduate of East Carolina University and lives in Burlington with his family.

John Beshel

Dr. John Beshel

Dr. Beshel is a chiropractor and owner of Beshel Chiropractic Center in Burlington. In addition to his service on the foundation board, he is also involved with the United Way of Alamance County and Knights of Columbus. He is a graduate of Western Illinois University and Palmer University and lives with his children in Elon.

Patty Brothers

Patty Brothers

Patty Brothers has lived in Alamance County since 1981. She is the founder of KARIZMA, Burlington Academy’s Performing Company, Chair of the Pink Ribbon Luncheon, Coordinator of the KidsCan! Program and a VolunStar for Little Pink Houses of Hope Family Retreat. She is retired from 27 years of ownership of Burlington Academy of Dance & Arts. Brothers and her family live in Gibsonville.

Don Chaplin

Don Chaplin, MD

Dr. Don Chaplin lives in Burlington with his husband Andy. He is retired from Alamance Regional Medical Center as an internal medicine practitioner with cardiology being his subspecialty. He volunteers weekly at the Open Door Clinic.

Dr. Chaplin has served as President for the North Carolina Medical Society, NC Chapter American College of Physicians, Alamance-Caswell Medical Society, United Way of Alamance County, United Way of North Carolina, Alamance Cares, Alamance County Child Abuse and Neglect, and was Commissioner for Public Health for the State of North Carolina from 2009-2017. Among these, he has served on numerous other Boards across Alamance County as well as North Carolina.

Joan Clark

Joan Clark

Joan Clark is a Hendersonville native and volunteers for KidsPath at Hospice of Alamance-Caswell,  the local United Way headquarters, and Alamance Regional Hospital. She is a past president of the League of Women Voters for Alamance Co.  Joan is a graduate of Western Carolina University and has lived in Alamance County since 1977.

Brian Flaherty

Brian Flaherty

Brian Flaherty is COO of Global Strategic Business Process Solutions, Inc. He has been a resident of Alamance County since 2009. A graduate of Monmouth University, Flaherty is currently studying for his MBA at Elon University. He is the President of Alamance Benevolence Club, a member of the Knights of Columbus, President of the Denise Marie Flaherty Foundation and Founder. He also coaches basketball and track at Blessed Sacrament School. Flaherty and his family live in Elon.

Ed Hooks

J. Ed Hooks

Ed Hooks was born in Fremont where he graduated from C.B. Aycock High School in 1969. He attended NC State University, graduating in 1973 with a BA in Economics. In 1979, he transitioned to Mebane with Gregory Poole Equipment Company where he worked for 44 years. Ed was elected to the Mebane City Council in 1989 and has served 28 consecutive years, having just been elected to his 8th term. He also served on the boards of the Alamance Chamber Economic Foundation, the Transportation Advisory Council of Alamance County, the Piedmont Authority of Regional Transportation and the Caterpillar Advisory Board. He is the member of First Baptist Church of Mebane where he has served as Deacon and Treasurer.

Griffin McClure

Griffin McClure - Treasurer

Griffin McClure is the owner of Green & McClure Furniture in Graham. He has lived in Alamance County his whole life and resides with his family in Graham. McClure is a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Arts in Management and Society. He serves as the United Way Board Chair and is a member of the Rotary and is on the Graham City Council.

Rebecca Parks

Rebecca Parks - Secretary

Rebecca Parks is unit manager at Vocational Rehabilitation Services in Burlington. She also serves on the board of the United Way of Alamance County, the N.C. Therapeutic Riding Center and other organizations. She has a bachelor’s degree from Elon University and a master’s from Auburn University. She lives in Snow Camp with her family.

Garnetta Pickett

Garnetta Pickett

Garnetta L. Pickett was born in Washington, DC and raised in Alamance County. She is a retired Federal Government employee with the Department of Energy – 34 years of dedicated and faithful service. She is a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees, has been involved with the National Council of Negro Women, the Capital Business and Professional Women of Washington, DC, the Carolina Golden Girls and various auxiliaries in her church. She attended North Carolina Central University and the federal government’s Senior Executive Service Institute. Garnetta and her husband of 24 years reside in Green Level.

Cheryl Ray

Cheryl Ray

Cheryl Ray is human resources manager at Sports Endeavors Inc. in Hillsborough. The North Carolina native is deeply involved in the community. In addition to the foundation board, she also serves on the boards of, or holds positions with, the Alamance County Human Resources Association, Mebane Business Association, N.C. Society for Human Resource Management, Alamance County Children’s Museum, Alamance County Area Chamber of Commerce, Orange County/Hillsborough Relay for Life and Mebane Women’s Club. Ray lives in Haw River.

Jennifer Sanders

Jennifer Sanders

Jennifer Sanders is an attorney at LabCorp. She is a member of the board of trustees at Front Street United Methodist Church, involved in the leadership at the Alamance Country Club and a member of the Alamance County Bar. She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned her law degree at N.C. Central University. She grew up in Burlington and lives there now with her family.

Melva Sharpe

Melva Sharpe

Melva Sharpe has lived in Burlington since 1990 with her husband, Stan. She is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Loyola University and is retired from 28 years in global logistic sales. For years Melva has been actively involved with the Charitable Foundation, including being a former Belle of the Black and White Ball and serving on the Pink Ribbon Committee. She is currently Chair of the Funds Distribution Committee and a leader on the Signature Sponsorship Committee.

Brian Spangler

Brian Spangler - Chair

Brian Spangler is a financial advisor at Edward Jones. In addition to the hospital foundation, he is also president of the Alamance Business Club and a member of the Elon Society executive board. A graduate of Elon University, he now lives in Graham with his family.

Britt Stadler

Britt Stadler - Vice Chair

Britt Stadler has lived in Alamance County for most of her life. She is a past Board member of Greenhill Center for NC Art, the Junior League and Alamance County Historical Museum. A former Belle of the Black and White Ball, Britt has fundraising experience with the Charitable Foundation. Stadler lives in Burlington with her family.

Laura Stanfield MD

Laura Stanfield, DNP, RN

Dr. Laura Stanfield DNP, RN is an Assistant Director in the Emergency Department at Cone Health Alamance Regional. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from UNC Chapel Hill and both her Masters of Science in Nursing Administration and her Doctorate of Nursing Practice in 2004. Laura is nationally certified in Emergency Nursing as well as a Board Certified Nurse Executive from the America Nurses Credentialing Center. Laura grew up in Alamance County and lives in Burlington with her family.

Sam Turner

Sam Turner

Sam Turner is an agency manager for the N.C. Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Cos. He is also a member of the Alamance County Area Chamber of Commerce and president of the Burlington Association of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. He is a graduate of Barton College and lives in Burlington with his family.

Glenn Van Fleet

Glenn Van Fleet

Glenn S. Van Fleet, CPA has lived in Alamance County since 1984. After graduating from Guilford College in 1983 with a B.S. in Accounting, he joined Apple, Bell, Johnson & Co., P.A. and became a partner and shareholder with the firm in 1991. During his career, Glenn proudly served in leadership roles with the Burlington Alamance Airport Authority, Alamance County area Chamber of Commerce Executive Board, Alamance County Economic Development Foundation, Alamance Business Club, Alamance County Meals on Wheels and the Graham Optimist Club. He currently resides with his wife of over thirty years in Burlington where they raised three millennials.

Chelsea Ward, MD

Chelsea Ward, MD

Chelsea Ward, MD is employed by Westside Ob/Gyn in Burlington. She moved to Burlington in August of 2015. Ward has an undergraduate degree from the University of California and a Medical Degree from Drexel University. Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, Ward now resides in Burlington with her family.

How to Give

Contributing to the Alamance Regional Charitable Foundation is easy. Gifts may be mailed to Alamance Regional Foundation, P.O. Box 202, Burlington, NC 27216

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