Board of Directors

KIPP North Carolina is led by a diverse, connected, and transparent Board of Directors. Our Board is responsible for providing oversight and strategic direction of KIPP North Carolina Public Schools. Our Board includes a number of local business people, community leaders, thinkers, and innovators. Our Board includes a KIPP NC alumnus and a former KIPP NC parent. The KIPP NC Board serves simultaneously as the Boards of KIPP ENC and KIPP Charlotte.

Minnie Forte-Brown

Member North Carolina Central University, Faculty - Department of Mass Communication

Kimberly Green

Member KIPP Parent

Kelby Hicks

Member Midtown Property Law, Corporate Acquisitions

Douglas Kahn

Interim Board Chair Mistdoda Capital, Managing Partner

Jon Morris

Member Beacon Partners, Senior Partner

Arthur Rogers

Member Eno Ventures, Principal

Julius Tillery

Member Black Cotton US, Founder

Board Meetings

KIPP North Carolina’s Board meetings are open to the public. Board meetings are held either in-person or on Zoom as indicated below. For Zoom access information, please email

Board Meeting Schedule for the 2022-23 School Year

  • Thursday, August 18, 2022, at 9:30 AM (in-person in Durham–TO BE RESCHEDULED)
  • Friday, September 30, 2022, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, November 4, 2022, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, December 2, 2022, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, February 3, 2023, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, February 16, 2023, at 10:00 AM (in-person, Durham Main Library)
  • Friday, May 12, 2023, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, June 16, 2023, at 9:00 AM (via Zoom)
  • Friday, June 30, 2023, at 9:00 AM (in-person, location TBD)

Click here to read the KIPP North Carolina Policy Governing Public Participation at Board Meetings.


Board Meeting Minutes