Board and Community Support

  • Donna Taylor – President: (Attorney, Medical Office Manager, Insurance Specialist)
  • J. L. “Trey” Taylor III – Vice President: (Age Group Coach for the Gaston Gators/Head Coach for the Gators Masters, NC Masters Vice Chair, USMS National Coaches Committee)
  • Angie Bloomfield – Secretary: (IT Specialist with Caromont, Social Media Expert, Former Collegiate Swimmer)
  • Britton Tabor – Treasurer: (American Air Pilot, Former Set Construction Specialist)
  • Dr. David A. Major M.D.– Member at Large: (Cardiologist with CaroMont Heart)
  • Charles J. Niemeyer Jr. P.A.– Member at Large: (Physicians’ Assistant (PA) at Carolina Orthopedic, Former Collegiate Swimmer)
  • Barbara Myers – Member at Large and Campaign Chair: (Gaston Community Volunteer)

Advisory Committee

  • Cam Barnett: Barnett Real Estate
  • Will Windley: Sr. VP at Merrill Lynch/Bank of America
  • Barbara Voorhees: Recently retired Executive Director of the Glenn Foundation
  • Michael Applegate: Executive Director of Gaston County Travel and Tourism
  • Amy Spencer: Executive Director of the Gaston County Education Foundation and high school assistant swim coach
  • Angela Harris: Member of the Executive Committee of the CaroMont Health Foundation’s WOW (Women Optimizing Wellness) and sustaining member of the Gastonia-Piedmont Chapter, Jack and Jill of America, Inc.
  • Mary Frances Forrester: Parliamentarian, former member of both the CaroMont Health Board and the CaroMont Health Foundation Board
  • Jeff Cash: Town of Cherryville Fire Chief, Cherryville Town Manager, and member of the CaroMont Health Board of Directors
  • Suzanne Riley: Retired middle school/high school science teacher and retired director of Science Education for Gaston County Public Schools; current member of the Gaston College Board of Directors
  • Steve Harrison: Retired Sales Executive and current Vice President of the Board of Keep Gastonia Beautiful. 

Letters of Support from Community and Business Leaders