SEEDS is led by a dynamic board of community volunteers who guide our mission, support our programs and share our work throughout the Triangle and beyond.

Meet the Board

Brenda Brodie

SEEDS Co-Founder, Board Member Emerita

Member since 1994, continuous term

Mike Kriston

McDonald York Building Company

Member since 2012

Wil Weldon

Board President, Independent Video Journalist and Filmmaker, Growler Visuals

Member since 2014

Emily Friedman

Treasurer, CPA, CGMA, Director of Finance, Health Decisions, Inc.

Member since 2014

Kim Ionescu

Director of Sustainability, Specialty Coffee Association of America

Member since 2014

Tiffany Graves

Board Secretary, Clinical Research Associate, INC Research

Member since 2014

Kim Blair

Vice President, Director of Community Relations, BCBSNC

Member since 2015

Angela Gilmore

Professor & Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, NCCU School of Law

Member since 2016

Sandi Kronick

CEO, Eastern Carolina Organics

Member since 2016

Deshira Wallace

Associate, IFC International; Doctoral Candidate in Health Behavior, UNC-CH

Member since 2016