Board of Directors

John Luckett


John is the President and CEO of the Raleigh Rescue Mission, bringing over 25 years of executive leadership in non-profit and service industries. Prior to joining the Raleigh Rescue Mission, … Continue reading

James K. Wiley


Jim is President of Beacon Street Development Co., Inc., a company focused on developing walkable neighborhoods and renewing residential housing areas. He was born and raised in Raleigh and graduated … Continue reading

Smith Andrews

Vice Chairman

Smith is a Financial Representative with Northwestern Mutual Financial Network. He was born and raised in Raleigh and graduated from North Carolina State University with a B.A. degree in Political … Continue reading

Larry Caison


Partner at Maddison & Caison, LLP, Larry graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in Business Administration in 1978. After spending four years with … Continue reading

Tameka Reed


Tameka is a Community Consultant with Community Development Banking for PNC Bank right here in Raleigh. She specializes in helping organizations that are engaged in affordable housing, economic development, neighborhood … Continue reading

Bill Kaack

Bill is Vice President of Major Accounts for the direct sales organization and the Alliance partner organization for Wolters Kluwer Financial Services (formerly Bankers Systems, Inc.). Serving as the Financial … Continue reading

Jule Smith

Jule Smith is President of Fred Smith Company, delivering excellence in construction for over 80 years. Fred Julius “Jule” Smith, III grew up in Johnston County, NC.  After graduating from … Continue reading

Fred Smith, Jr.

Fred J. Smith, Jr. grew up in Raleigh at the Methodist Orphanage where his mother and father were the teacher and house mother. He attended Broughton High School, graduated from … Continue reading

Matthew Black

Matt Black is an attorney and concentrates his practice in the areas of business law, real estate and estate planning. He grew up in Raleigh and received an undergraduate degree … Continue reading