Board of Directors


Jim Collett | Board Chair

Retired, Director, Bell System/Bell Atlantic/Verizon


Joseph C. Scodari | Vice Chair

Retired Worldwide Chairman, Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson


Paul Moeri | Treasurer

Business Services Manager, Exxon Mobil


Andrea (Andi) Argast | Board Secretary

Retired; Physicians Coordinator, VIM; Human Resources, IBM


Edward (Ned) Allen

Former Director, Chateau Communities; Director, Port Developers; Past Chairman, Life Director- WPBT Channel 2

John Anderson

Senior Vice President/Director of Loan Operations, Coastal States Bank

Thomas R. (Tom) Brettingen

Retired Senior Vice President/Chief Revenue Officer, the Associated Press

Joseph Buckingham Sr.

Retired IT executive, J.P. Morgan  Chase, IBM

Morris Carlton Campbell

Deacon, The Historic First African Baptist Church. retired. Beaufort County government

Dedria Cruden | Chair, Development Committee

Former Executive VP, The Gale Group

Ric Gorman

Retired, CEO of GOCOM Broadcasting

Frederick Hack

Retired, Attorney, Ruth, Hack & MacNeille, PA, HHI

Michael W. Hall | Chair, Governance and Planning Committee

Retired, Human Resources, Executive, Consultant; Senior Director, Merck & Co., Inc.

Jim Hicks

Retired business executive

Lynn Jennings Taylor

Senior Vice President/Risk Management and Patient Safety/Chief Privacy Officer, CatholHealthcare System of Long Island

James Randolph Light, Jr.

Real Estate Developer, (multi-family and condominium complexes), South Carolina & Texas; Co-Chair – Coastal Forest Resource Company, Havana, Florida

Robert (Rob) Lindsey, D.d.s.

Directory of Dentistry, VIM

W. Alan McCollough |Chair, Wellness

Retired, President and CEO, Circuit City Stores, Inc.

Linda Meir

Retired, Elementary School Teacher, Restaurant Owner, Executive Director of Georgia Governor’s Mansion

Michael F. Pasquale

Retired COO Hershey Foods Corp.

Marion Payne

Past President, National Middle School Association; Former faculty member, Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

Marc Puntereri

Managing Member, Cypress Group, LLC, an owner, operator, and developer of senior living communities

Robert G. Sable


Charles Sampson

Real Estate, Charter One

Dr. Steven Siegelbaum

Retired gastroenterologist, VIM volunteer physician

Julie Tome, D.D.S

Dentist, Camp and Eibling, Dental, Specializing in Cosmetic and reconstructive dentistry

Mary Ellen McConnell | Honorary Board Member

Kay Bangs | Honorary Board Member

Raymond L. Cox, M.D., M.B.A.

Executive Director
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