Staff & Board of Directors

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Jamie Rogers Southern (she/her)
Executive Director  |
336.747.1471 x 1002

Beth Seufer Buss (she/her)
Program Director |
336.747.1471 x 1003

Lupe Penn (she/her)
Youth & Schools Manager  |
336.747.1471 x 1005

Juliana Reyes (she/her)
Marketing Manager  |
336.747.1471 x 1007

Lera Shawver (she/her)
Administrative Coordinator  |
336.747.1471 x 1001



Kate Storhoff (she/her)
General Manager  |
336.747.1471 x 1004

Caleb Masters (he/him)
Inventory Manager  |
336.747.1471 x 1006

Morgan Wehrkamp (she/her)
Floor Manager  |
336.747.1471 x 1000

Amelia (she/her)
Receiver  |

Cat (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Kayla (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Keeshia (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Lauren (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Lisa (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Lore (they/them)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Mary Louise (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Monica (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

Teresa (she/her)
Frontline Bookseller  |

2 0 2 2   E X E C U T I V E   B O A R D

Tanya Zanish-Belcher, President — Wake Forest University Director of Special Collections & University Archivist

Julie Groves, Vice President — Wake Forest University, Director of Risk Services

Paige Raper, Secretary — Arts Based School, Principal

Andrew Smith, Treasurer — KPMG US, Audit Senior Manager 

M E M B E R S - A T - L A R G E

Candice Brown — RAI Services Company, Vice President, HR Business Partner - Marketing 

Susan Conger — Community Volunteer

Andy Dreyfuss — Nova Triad Homes, Partner

Kelly Eisenbraun — Forsyth Country Day School, Library Director 

Stephanie Flores de Valgaz — Summit School, Spanish Teacher 

Paul Grosswald — UNC Health, Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller

Debbie Harllee — Independent Creative/Design Director

Brian Hart — Forsyth County Public Library, Director

Jerri Irby — Mayo Clinic, Chair, Human Resources

Kate McCurry — Kilpatrick Townsend, & Stockton LLP, Partner 

Jackie Pierson — Winston-Salem/ Forsyth County public school system, Director of Library Media Services, Retired 

Rick Simpson — Alex, Brown, Client Advisor

E X- O F F I C I O   M E M B E R

Jamie Rogers Southern — Executive Director, Bookmarks

Barbara Raffaldini, Past President — Pachter, Gregory & Raffaldini, P.C., Partner

Bookmarks Bylaws  

Articles of Incorporation

Equal Participation Policy

Conflict of Interest Policy

IRS Determination Letter

Bookmarks 990 Fiscal Year 2021