As always, it’s the dedicated, passionate people in an organization that ultimately help it achieve success.

Guilford Green Foundation is lucky to have a group of talented community leaders who help us make positive change in the community in the present and plan carefully for a bright future and long-term ability to serve.


Jennifer Ruppe

Executive Director

Program Manager

Leigh Anne Kincaid

Technical Support Assistant

Melvy Shaw

LGBTQ Center Manager

Pam Cash

Finance Director

Board of Directors

Barbara Lawrence GGF Board Member
Barbara Lawrence

Associate Dean at Guilford College

Assistant Director of Programs and Marketing at Greensboro Downtown Parks, Inc.

Jeff Sylvester

Operations Specialist at Kisco Senior Living

John LaLonde GGF Board
John Lalonde

Physician at Cone Health

Kim Marston

Attorney with Brooks Pierce

Luis Garay

Director of the Gender & LGBTQIA Center at Elon University

Michael Alston

Licensed Benefits Specialist

Rob Overman

Executive Director of Greensboro Downtown Parks

Managing Partner at Shipwright Healthcare Group

Summer Foster

Program Specialist at the UNCG School of Education

Tal Blevins GGF Board
Talmadge Blevins

Owner of MACHETE