Board of Directors
Board Chair; Vice President, ColeCo, Inc.
Parker is a long-time supporter of NCTRC and part of a family that is very dedicated to the Center's success. He holds a BS in Business Administration from NC State University. Parker is active in the Graham Rotary Club, and has volunteered extensively at the farm, as a sidewalker in classes, during fundraising events, and to maintain the farm's appearance. Parker oversaw the creation of a million dollar endowment for his church, and has considerable experience in retirement planning, with a focus on legacy planning for individuals.
Retired, Gregory Poole
Ed grew up on a horse farm, and is passionate about the mission of NCTRC. Ed holds a BA in Economics from NCSU, and dedicates much of his time to serving his community. He also sits on the Mebane City Council, the ARMC Hospital Foundation Board, and the Alamance Community College Foundation Board.
Customer Service Supervisor, Orange County Animal Services
Scnobia is deeply passionate about helping individuals who belong to socially disadvantaged demographic groups, and has a lifetime of equine experience. She holds BS degrees in Equestrian Studies and Sociology Criminal Justice from Averett University, and is an American Riding Instructors Association (ARIA) Level 2 Instructor of Dressage Management. She trained in Germany and earned a large bronze performance medal through the German Equestrian Federation, and now actively trains and competes her horse Zima in local and regional dressage shows.
© 2023 Photography by Jonathan Van Ark and members of the NCTRC staff.