2017-18 Board of Directors



Tim Holt, General Manager

The Daily Reflector, Greenville



Vice President

Ashley Vansant, Publisher

Washington Daily News



NCPS Secretary-Treasurer

Eric Millsaps, Publisher

Statesville Record & Landmark



NCPA Secretary-Treasurer

Rachel Hoskins, Publisher


The Franklin Press



Past President

Tammy Dunn, Publisher

The Montgomery Herald



President, Associated Dailies

John McClure, Advertising Director

High Point Enterprise



President, NC Association of Community Newspapers

Jakie Torok, Managing Editor

Brunswick Beacon




Directors - Class of 2018


Corey Friedman, Editor

The Wilson Times



Bill Moss, Publisher

Hendersonville Lightning



Directors - Class of 2019


Mike Distelhorst,  Publisher

GateHouse Media Group



Jim Puryear, McClatchy Regional VP Audience Development

News & Observer, Raleigh and The Charlotte Observer



Daniel Finnegan, Publisher

Greensboro News and Record



Directors - Class of 2020


Sandra Hurley, Publisher

Champion Media Group



Kyle Stephens, Group Publisher

Cooke Communications



Gene Fowler, Publisher

Watauga Democrat