Board of Trustees

Board Overview

The PART Board of Trustees is a twenty-three member body comprised of:

  • A commissioner from each of the 10 member counties
  • Representatives of the four largest cities:
    • Burlington
    • Greensboro
    • High Point
    • Winston-Salem
  • Representatives of the four Metropolitan Planning Organizations of the four urbanized areas
  • Representatives of the two regional airports 
  • Three representatives of the NCDOT Board of Transportation
Board of Trustees

Board Meetings


The Board meets on the second Wednesday of every month at the PART Office. 

Officers to the PART Board:

  • Chairperson: Dan Besse, Winston-Salem City Council
  • Vice Chairperson: Leonard Williams, Burlington-Graham TAC
  • Treasurer: Carolyn Coleman, Guilford County Board of Commissioners
  • Secretary: Ronda Jones, Stokes County Board of Commissioners

PART Board Members

  • Leonard Williams, Burlington-Graham TAC, Mayor of Gibonsville
  • Marykay Abuzuaiter, Greensboro TAC, Greensboro City Council
  • Neal Grimes, High Point TAC, Thomasville City Council
  • Larry Williams, Winston-Salem TAC, Mayor of Rural Hall
  • Sharon Hightower, Greensboro, Greensboro City Council
  • James Butler, Burlington, Burlington City Council
  • Jason Ewing, High Point, High Point City Council
  • Dan Besse, Winston-Salem, Winston-Salem City Council
  • Bob Byrd, Alamance County, Alamance County Board of Commissioners
  • Don Truell, Davidson County, Davidson Board of Commissioners
  • Terry Renegar, Davie County, Davie County Board of Commissioners
  • Fleming El-Amin, Forsyth County, Forsyth County Board of Commissioners
  • Carolyn Coleman, Guilford County, Guilford County Board of Commissioners
  • Darrell Frye, Randolph County, Randolph County Board of Commissioners
  • Mark R. Richardson, Rockingham County, Rockingham County Board of Commissioners
  • Ronda Jones, Stokes County, Stokes County Board of Commissioners
  • Larry Johnson, Surry County, Surry County Board of Commissioners
  • Kevin Austin, Yadkin County, Yadkin County Board of Commissioners
  • Scott Piper, Airport Commission of FC, Airport Commission of Forsyth County
  • Paul Mengert, Piedmont Triad International Airport, Piedmont Triad Airport Authority

NCDOT Board of Transportation Members

  • Michael S. Fox, NCDOT Board of Transportation, NCDOT Division 7 Representative
  • Andrew Perkins, NCDOT Board of Transportation, NCDOT Board of Transportation
  • R. Michael Wells Sr., NCDOT Board of Transportation, NCDOT Division 9 Representative

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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