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Anthony Bolton / Board Member
Anthony Bolton has been a Communication Manager at Bank of America for more than a decade. Before joining the bank, Anthony worked as a freelance writer for various arts and urban culture publications in the Charlotte area. In addition to serving on the Charlotte Viewpoint board, Anthony holds a board position with the Public Relations Society of America Charlotte Chapter. He also works with area youth as a volunteer with The First Tee of Charlotte. Anthony has a B.A. in English from Winthrop University.
“Charlotte Viewpoint is important to me (and Charlotte) because igniting perspectives and sustaining conversations about art, culture and beauty is the warp and woof of any sparkling city. A place void of these elements is a place starved of true spirit.”
Jay Reitzes / Board Member
Jay Reitzes has over 15 years of experience as a multi-disciplinary professional. He is a Certified Public Accountant with a JD from Villanova University School of Law and a BBA from Ohio University. Jay's firm Reitzes Consulting, Inc. provides the full spectrum of accounting, tax, and finance services to multi-state corporations, partnerships, non-profits and individuals. Plus, his advice and counsel is relied on for strategic planning, compliance, negotiations, and relations. Jay enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors - camping, kayaking, hiking, biking, skiing, swimming, and playing tennis and disc golf. He is actively involved with the Sierra Club and has a passion for live music, performances, festivals and sporting events.
Charlotte Viewpoint furthers my appreciation of art, culture, and community.
Ranise Gillespie / Board Member
Ranise Gillespie is the Founder/Owner of New Creation Wellness. She is a Certified Holistic Health Coach with the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, (AADP) and holds a BA in Communications from Cleveland State University. Ranise serves individuals and groups seeking to reinvent their lives using various resources, support, diet and lifestyle improvements.
"I care about Charlotte Viewpoint because it consistently represents Charlotte's cultural and civic voice in a compelling, informative, and entertaining way."
Corinne Grimaldi / Board Member
Corinne Grimaldi is the Executive Director for the Carolinas Chapter of the Club Managers Association of America, a professional organization for managers of membership clubs. Prior to taking over and moving to the Carolinas in the summer of 2008, Corinne worked for the national association in the DC-area after graduating from the University of Georgia with a B.S. in International Business.