The Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center Foundation board of directors is a distinguished group of professional, business and civic leaders.

Tammy Reid


Business Development, Bank of the Ozarks

Makeba Gregg

Vice Chairman

Funeral Director, Cumby Family Funeral Service

Jerry Smith

Secretary and Treasurer


Mary J. Akerman

Communities In Schools of Lexington/Davidson County

Joe Bennett


Gary Bowers

Associate Attorney, Brinkley Walser Stoner, PLLC

Brandon Byerly

Director of Sales Development, Funeral Directors Life Insurance Company

Tom Byrnes, MD


Retired Physician

Charlesanna Hanner


Tom Holladay


Lois Hunter

Executive Director, Thomasville Housing Authority

Larry Husky

Owner, Oak Wood Furniture Galleries, Inc.

Tammy Joyce

Owner, Sweet Frog & Romans8

Lisa Miller

Lactation Consultant, Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center

Jed Orman

Senior Vice President and Market Leader, Fidelity Bank

Rick Phillips

Owner, Sun Delivery

Misty Polston-York

Chaplain and Director of Spiritual Life, Carolina SeniorCare

T.J. Slaughter

Foundation and Corporate Grants Writer, Baptist Children’s Homes of North Carolina

E. Thompson Smith

 Assistant Clinical Professor, East Carolina University School of Dental Medicine

Keith Tobin

President, Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce

Rick Parker

Ex officio

Executive Director, Novant Health Rowan Medical Center Foundation and Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center Foundation

Berta Riley

Ex officio


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