Bradshaw Elected Chair of Forsyth Tech Foundation Board

New Officers Named to 30-Member Board

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (July 26, 2011) – Penni P. Bradshaw, partner with the law firm Constangy Brooks & Smith, was elected chair of the board of The Foundation of Forsyth Tech. In the election, Paul H. Hammes, chief operating officer and senior vice president of Forsyth Medical Center was chosen as vice chair. Ramon Velez, M.D., Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, was re-elected member-at-large. Forsyth Tech President Gary M. Green was re-elected as secretary of the Foundation board. And Wendy R. Emerson, vice president for business services at the College, was re-elected treasurer.

Four  new members were elected to the board. They are Aurelia Gray Eller, Community Volunteer; Algenon L. Cash, Wharton Gladden & Company; Michael L. Hauser, Piedmont Federal; Charles R. Helsabeck, Helsabeck-Hall Insurance Co.

Forsyth Tech Foundation Board members serve two three-year terms and must be re-elected for the second term. Those re-elected for another term are David C. Hinton, David C. Hinton CPA, James R. Nanton, Hanesbrands and Ramon Velez, M.D. Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.