Board Committees

  • Legislative Committee
    Khem Irby, Chair
    Deborah Napper
    Pat Tillman
    Linda Welborn

    Staff Liaison: Dr. Rebecca Kaye, Chief of Staff


    Facilities Naming Committee

    Deborah Napper, Chair
    T. Dianne Bellamy Small
    Deena Hayes

    Staff Liaison: Marshall Matson, Chief of Schools

  • Policy Committee
    Bettye T. Jenkins, Chair
    Khem Irby
    Winston McGregor
    Deborah Napper

    Staff Liaison: Dr. Sharon L. Contreras, Superintendent



    Historically Underutilized Business (HUB) Committee
    Deena Hayes, Chair
    Bettye T. Jenkins
    Winston McGregor
    Pat Tillman

    Staff Liaison: Angie Henry, Chief Financial Officer



    Joint Capital/Facilities Planning Committee*
    Deena Hayes, Chair
    Winston McGregor
    Pat Tillman
    Alternate: Bettye T. Jenkins

    Staff Liaison: Dr. Sharon L. Contreras, Superintendent

    *This committee is not a Board of Education Committee, but rather a joint Guilford County Board of Education/Guilford County Board of Commissioners committee appointed by the chairperson of the Guilford County Board of Education and the chairperson of the Guilford County Board of County Commissioners.


    • Career and Technical Education: Pat Tillman
    • City of Greensboro Downtown Greenway: T. Dianne Bellamy Small
    • Communities in Schools of Greater Greensboro: T. Dianne Bellamy Small
    • Council of Great City Schools: Winston McGregor
    • Guilford County Council of PTAs: Linda Welborn
    • Guilford Education Alliance: Deena Hayes
    • Guilford Technical Community College Board of Trustees/BOE liaisons/appointees: Edith Chance, term expires June 30, 2020; David S. Miller, term expires June 30, 2021; and Jarvis Harris, term expires June 30, 2022; Bettye Young-Stewart, term expires June 30, 2023.
    • National School Boards Association (NSBA) Federal Relations Network (FRN): Khem Irby
    • Ready for School/Ready for Life: Deena Hayes
    • Say Yes Guilford Board of Directors: Deena Hayes
    • School Health Advisory Council: Deborah Napper