Judy joined Piedmont in 2006 and, prior to its acquisition by Duke Energy in October 2016, was Piedmont’s Vice President – Corporate Secretary and Deputy General Counsel. In this role she led Piedmont’s governance function, including operations oversight of and legal advisor to the Board of Directors, and was responsible for all legal matters relating […]
Colin Ricks is from Cleveland, OH and earned his undergraduate degree from Miami University. Following graduation, he was commissioned into the Marine Corps in 2005. Colin trained as an artillery officer and served in numerous leadership roles both in combat and overseas operations, including in Iraq and Africa. In 2012, then Capt Ricks left active […]
Matthew Ridenhour is serving his third term on the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners. A native Charlottean, he is a graduate of Charlotte Christian School, and served for 11 years in the Marine Corps. His service includes two tours in the Anbar Province of Iraq. He is a risk analyst for FIS Risk and Security, […]
Scott D. Stone, P.E. serves as President of American Engineering Associates – Southeast, PA, a regional civil and engineering & surveying firm. Scott is also the chairman and founder of the North Carolina Heroes’ Fund. He got involved because, “Our military men and women, and their families, sacrifice so much to defend our freedom. The Fund […]
Heather Logan Whillier serves as Executive Director of the NC Heroes Fund. In this capacity, she is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Fund. Before coming to the NC Heroes Fund, Heather worked for Congresswoman Sue Myrick as her Deputy District Director. Heather, her husband and two little boys live in Matthews, NC.