AANC Committees

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AANC offers members the opportunity
to volunteer through various committees!


To learn more about each committee and how to get involved - click here.

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Education Committee

Chair: Mindy McCorkle
Vice Chair: Kelly Noble

The AANC Education Committees serves as a leading education resource for North Carolina's multifamily housing industry, managing statewide education programs and supporting affiliate education offerings.

Committee Members
Angela Bighinatti
Charity Ellis
Tara Gerberich 
Mary Gwyn

Natalie Hart
Jesse Jenkins
Hannah Kalinichenko
Amy Kosnikowski Dilisio 
Carrie Langley
Brenda Leidholdt
Stephanie Loyd
Mindy McCorkle
Dana Montgomery
Kelly Noble
Latoya Patterson
Jennifer Pittman
Terry Ragland

Rebecca Rosario
Paul Sidam
Stacey Wilfong
Kathy Woodard
Staff Liaison: Kristin Goins


Government Affairs Committee

Co-Chair: Susan Passmore
Co-Chair: Norm Praet

Through collaboration, education, and commitment to AANC PAC, represent the interests of the residential property management industry and communicate those interests to members, the public, and elected officials. Deliberate over legislative issues impacting the rental property management industry, assist the AANC Board with crafting AANC's position, and propose legislative agendas to the Board of Directors.

Committee Members
Katy Boone
Stephanie Caudill
Jonathan Elliot
Dustin Engelken
Kim Graham
Patrick Johnson
Fred Kicsak
Betsy Kirkpatrick
Brian Landreth
Jon Lowder
Michelle Manns
Craig Nardi
Susan Passmore

Norm Praet
Cliff Rogers

Chris Smith
Jonathan Tee
Amy Timocko
Stacey Wilfong
Staff Liaison: Janae Moore


Housing Affordability Committee

Chair: Scott Wilkerson

The mission of the Housing Affordability Committee is to advise the AANC Board on proactive and preemptive measures regarding issues relating to rent stabilization, Section 8 housing, rent control, source of income legislation, inclusionary zoning and other pertinent issues concerning housing affordability; as well as defensive measures in response to threatened or pending legislation.

Committee Members
Fred Dodson
Jonathan Elliot
Dustin Engelken
Tami Fossum
Sarah Hughes
Jon Lowder
Michelle Manns
Rhain Mayhew
Susan Passmore
Norm Praet
Scott Wilkerson
Staff Liaison: Janae Moore


Membership Committee

Chair: Tami Fossum
Vice Chair: Kathy Woodard

The mission of the AANC Membership Committee is to increase membership across North Carolina through growth and retention. The Membership Committee will work toward initiatives that support our local affiliates in achieving their individual goals and serving as a liaison for the local affiliate to both state and national associations. 

Committee Members
Brian Brand
Gina Carter
Tami Fossum
Julie Howe
Michelle Jordan
Krysti Keser
Alisha LaPorte
Karen Perkins
Elizabeth Riley
Rebecca Rosario
Kay Stephens
Todd Whitlow
Kathy Woodard
Staff Liaison: Tracy Hankins


NextGen Committee

Chair: Betsy Kirkpatrick
Vice Chair: Shane Raby

The AANC NextGen Committee engages future leaders of the apartment industry by providing resources they need to lead, learn, and be successful in the multifamily housing industry.

Committee Members
Rob Boggs
Stephanie Caudill
Parry Cobb
Betsy Kirkpatrick
Megan Lord-Harvey
Stephanie Loyd
Mary Beth MacKenzie
Amanda Miller
Shane Raby
Natalie Ross
Jonathan Tee
Ashley Vetter
Stephanie Walbourne
Vanida Zdanowicz
Staff Liaison: Kristin Goins


Public Relations Committee

Chair: Kate Jarrell
Vice Chair: Nikol Edwards

Develop and implement comprehensive, technology-driven strategies that promote member engagement and affiliate integration with AANC; improve AANC's brand recognition; and inform and engage the membership around news and events relevant to the NC Multifamily Housing Industry.

Committee Members
Stacey Adams
Ashlee Akins
Stephanie Caudill
Bill Clements
Nikol Edwards
Chris Fortune
Shelby Hughes
Kate Jarrell
Betsy Kirkpatrick
Chris Loebsack
Jenna Poole
Christy Rexroad
Catina Rhinehart
Lisa Taylor
April Vasta
Brianna Wood
Staff Liaison: Kristin Goins


State Suppliers Council

Chair: Cindy Nitschke
Vice Chair: Betsy Kirkpatrick

The AANC State Suppliers Council is committed to serve as the voice of the residential property management industry suppliers in North Carolina through
goal-oriented collaboration that results in effective advocacy, developing business
relationships, and professional growth.

Council Members
Shelbi Beato 
Brian Brand
Stephanie Caudill
Maggie Everhart Owens
Majela Fonseca
Chris Fortune
Rachel Garavito-Young
Dale Holder
Julie Howe
Kris Kenney
Betsy Kirkpatrick

Michael Kucera
Lori Lacy

Brenda Leidholdt
Denise Manello
Amanda Martinez

Cindy Nitschke

Whitney Nye
Joshua Owen
Betsy Petruccelli
Kayla Pinger
Abby Polak
Catherine Povec
Stephanie Reeser
Elizabeth Riley
Angela Roberts
Rebecca Rosario
Rebecca Sagen
Leah Vinansky
Brandy Ward
Chris Williams
Kathy Woodard
Staff Liaison: Kristin Goins