Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Mike Krzyzewski, Chair and Founder

Duke University

Jamie Spatola, Vice Chair


Brandie Fintchre, Treasurer

First Citizens Bank

Chair of Finance Committee

Luis Hernandez, Secretary


Robin Barefoot

Foundation for the Carolinas

Chair of Nominating and Corporate Governance

Michelle Beischer

Community Volunteer

Chair of Advancement Committee

Adam Eigenrauch

Executive Director
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Adam has been with the Emily K Center since 2006 and has served as Executive Director since 2010. He earned his B.A. from Ithaca College and his M.Ed. from Penn State.

Favorite book: Jonathan Livingston Seagull
Favorite late-night college snack: Pizza

Members At-Large

Dorothy C. Browne

Educational Consultant

Dana Corcoran, Ex Officio

Immaculata Catholic School

Patrick Cummings

Summit Design and Engineering Services

Chair of Building Committee

Jane Dimmig

Community Volunteer

Diane Evia-Lanevi

The Tomorrow Fund for Hispanic Students

Chair of Programs Committee

Genevia Gee Fulbright

Fulbright & Fulbright, CPA, PA

James Futrell

Durham Public Schools

Jazmin Garcia Smith

Durham Academy

Seth Jernigan

Real Estate Associates

David P. King


Joel Marcus

Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc.

Joshua Mbanusi

Guild Education

Jacek Orzechowski, Ex Officio

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

Rahul Pagidipati


Susan Sabiston

Community Volunteer

Nolan Smith

Duke University

Tracey Temne

Duke University

Leonardo Williams