Don Holzworth   Mr. Holzworth is the executive entrepreneur-in-residence at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, as well as the entrepreneur-in-residence for Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network North Carolina. He is chairman of the Gillings School advisory council and an adjunct professor of health policy and management.

Don Holzworth

Mr. Holzworth is the executive entrepreneur-in-residence at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, as well as the entrepreneur-in-residence for Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network North Carolina. He is chairman of the Gillings School advisory council and an adjunct professor of health policy and management.

Kurt Ribisl   Dr. Ribisl is the Chair of the Department of Health Behavior at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. With a Ph.D. in Ecological - Community Psychology, Dr. Ribisl is a leading advisor for Cancer Prevention and Control at UNC’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. He also served as a member of the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) for the United States Food and Drug Administration from 2012 to 2016.

Kurt Ribisl

Dr. Ribisl is the Chair of the Department of Health Behavior at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. With a Ph.D. in Ecological - Community Psychology, Dr. Ribisl is a leading advisor for Cancer Prevention and Control at UNC’s Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center. He also served as a member of the Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) for the United States Food and Drug Administration from 2012 to 2016.

Sheryl Waddell   Sheryl Waddell is director of the Innovate Carolina Global Network, an initiative aimed to engage community members, alumni, faculty, staff and students to strengthen the University’s innovation ecosystem. Sheryl brings more than 25 years of business development and relationship management sales experience to the Innovate Carolina Team. Previously, Sheryl was the national program director for the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network and executive manager of strategy and contracts for Intergraph, the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software.

Sheryl Waddell

Sheryl Waddell is director of the Innovate Carolina Global Network, an initiative aimed to engage community members, alumni, faculty, staff and students to strengthen the University’s innovation ecosystem. Sheryl brings more than 25 years of business development and relationship management sales experience to the Innovate Carolina Team. Previously, Sheryl was the national program director for the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network and executive manager of strategy and contracts for Intergraph, the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software.