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Triad Leadership

A relentless force for longer, healthier lives in our community.

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Triad Board Members


Beverly Cleveland
Chief Financial Officer
Cone Health Medical Group


Dr. Cynthia Brown
Chair, Department of Health, Physical Education & Sports Studies
Winston-Salem State University

Immediate Past Chair

Kirsten A. Royster
President and Chief Operating Officer
Novant Health Kernersville Medical Center

Board Development Chair

Jackie Haynes
Head of Care Management
Blue Cross Blue Shield


Sheryl Booth, RT
(R) MHA Executive Director, Heart and Vascular Services
Cone Health System

Dr. Debra Diz
Professor & Co-Director, Cardiovascular Sciences
Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist
Hypertension & Vascular Research

Valerie Grimm
Director of Account Management and Care Management Solutions
CVS Healthcare

Blairton Hampton
Century Products (Retired)

Abby Mellott
Market President & Publisher
Triad Business Journal

Corinna Miller
Community Development Director

Wendell Phillips
Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff
Fayetteville State University

Dr. Bob Preli
Interventional Cardiology
Novant Health

Denise Price
Assistant Director
Forsyth County Health Department

Iulia Vann, MD, MPH
Health Director
Guilford County

Dr. Linda Wilson
Co-Director, Community and Business Partnerships
Guilford County Schools

Triad Event Chairs

Winston-Salem Heart and Stroke Walk


Brad Roehrenbeck
General Counsel & VP, Legal Services and Compliance

Winston-Salem Heart Ball


Lee Decker
Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer
Novant Health

Guilford Go Red for Women


Leah Hazelwood
Vice President
Go-Forth Pest Control

Iredell Heart Ball


Ben Goins
Vice President of Operations
Randy Marion Automotive