Five New Board Members Join MeckEd’s Board of Directors


The Board of Directors for MeckEd announced the appointment of Janeen Bryant, Facilitate Movement; Josh Dobeck, Turner Construction; Kathleen H. Dryden, Bank of America; John McKeever, PwC; and student liaison Khamiah Alderman, a senior at Vance High School.

“The addition of these five individuals enhances the diversity of mind and thought of our Board and further demonstrates MeckEd’s commitment to creating an impactful and strategic Board that is focused on delivering the important mission of ensuring the success of children in Mecklenburg County as they pursue their educational journey.” Keith Butler, SVP GRMI & CRO Global Risk Management & Insurance and Chair of MeckEd’s Board of Directors.

Founded in 1991, MeckEd is a Local Education Fund. All Local Education Funds are part of a family of independent non-profits assisting and supporting public schools while holding them accountable for providing and ensuring excellence and equity for all children and families they serve.

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