Board of Directors

BRSI is governed by a Board of Directors composed of community leaders with a commitment to achieving greater community sustainability. The membership of BRSI’s Board of Directors is:

 John Stevens, Founder and Co-Chair

Professor, University of North Carolina at Asheville




Paul Bellows, Co-Chair

Former Chief Operating Officer, Kilpatrick Stockton LLP




Randy TalleyRandy Talley, Treasurer

President, The Green Sage




W. Louis Bissette, Jr., Secretary

Partner, McGuire, Wood & Bissette




John AgerJohn Ager

Owner, Hickory Nut Gap Farm

Partner, Drovers Road Preserve



Becky Anderson

Consultant; Founder and Former Director, Hand Made in America




DeWayne BartonDeWayne Barton

Co-Director, Green Opportunities




Maggie UllmanMaggie Ullman

Sustainability Program Manager, City of Asheville




Jack Haiden Britt

Senior Partner and Founder

Blackwell Britt Associates



Robin CapeRobin Cape

RLCape Consulting, Inc.




Macky Bah

Director of Finance, Arvato

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Board Documents