The purpose of the Advisory Board is to directly inform community members about Watson's programs, activities, accomplishments, challenges, etc. and to garner input about the Watson College and ways in which it can perhaps improve. This board is comprised of members from local schools, social service agencies and related settings.

Row 1: Kevin Thompson (Development Director), Yasmin Tomkinson, Jennifer Booher, LaTanya Pattillo, Deloris Rhodes, Van Dempsey; Row 2: Shelia Sokolinsky, Sabrina Hill-Black, L.S. "Bo" Dean; Row 3: Clancy Thompson, Daryl Dockery, Ed Pruden, Andrew Rinko; Missing: Karen Baker, Michael Cobb, Louise Hicks, Tim Markley, Amy Pridgen, Edelmira Segovia, Dawn Vickers

Name

Affiliation

Term

Karen Baker

Belville Elementary School (teacher)

14-17

Jennifer Booher

Pine Valley Elementary School (teacher/site coordinator)

14-17

Michael Cobb Ogden Elementary School (assistant principal)

13-16

Bo Dean NHC Resources Analyst

14-17

Daryl Dockery

Wilmington's Residential Adolescent Achievement Place [WRAAP]

(executive director & founder)

13-16

Louise Hicks Communities in Schools of Cape Fear (executive director)

13-16

Sabrina Hill-Black Virgo Middle School (instructional coach)

13-16

Tim Markley New Hanover County Schools (superintendent)

13-16

LaTanya Pattillo East Columbus High School (teacher)

14-17

Amy Pridgen Pender County Schools (instructional coach)

14-17

Ed Pruden, Jr. Brunswick County Schools (superintendent)

13-16

Deloris Rhodes Community Member

13-16

Andrew Rinko New Hanover County Board of Social Services

14-17

Edelmira Segovia

UNCW Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion (interim associate provost)

13-16

Shelia Sokolinsky Isaac Bear Early College (teacher)

14-17

Yasmin Tomkinson Cape Fear Literacy Council (Literacy Program Director)

14-17

Clancy Thompson

Community Member/Grandparent Support Network (tutor coordinator)

13-16

Dawn Vickers Gregory Elementary School (principal)

14-17