Daryle McNair is the President of the McNair Foundation Incorporated. He was inspired by his parents the late Charlie and Ethel McNair. One of the many expectations of his parents was to be an asset to society, not a liability. Daryle is a Business Associate with Wells Fargo Bank NA. He has held positions as a Personal Banker and a Loan Documentation Specialist. Daryle has over 25 years of experience in sales and finance which includes North Carolina Mutual Life Insurance Company as a District Manager and the United States Postal Service as Sales and Service Distribution Associate
Daryle is an active Prince Hall Freemason. He’s achieved numerous awards for his leadership as well as achieving his 33rd and last Degree of Freemasonry. He is a member of Pi Phi Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Incorporated.
Daryle was born in Manhattan, New York but was raised in Laurinburg and Fayetteville North Carolina. He is a proud graduate of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Administrative Services. He is married to Stefanie McNair and they have a beautiful daughter, Amiah.
DR. STEPHEN CATHCART
Dr. Stephen “Steve” M. Cathcart has facilitated workshops all over the United States as well as internationally. He is an expert in many areas of employee development including leadership, diversity, performance management, and customer service. ...
Steve has a unique blend of experience in both the public and private sectors as both an employee and consultant for Fortune 500 companies, government entities, NGOs, and non-profit agencies. A lifelong resident of North Carolina, Steve was educated in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg public school system. He has both a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Master of Science attained from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical University. He earned a Doctorate of Education in Adult & Community College Education from North Carolina State University.
Steve is a proud member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated, and Prince Hall Affiliated Mason. He enjoys spending time with his family and friends and has many interests and several hobbies. Steve resides in Charlotte, NC with his wife, Nefertari Cathcart and two children, Kenneth and Mikayla Cathcart.
Billy R. McDowell serves as the Treasurer for the McNair Foundation, Incorporated established August 16, 2016. He has more than twenty five years of experience in retail and commercial banking and brings wealth knowledge this role. Billy’s extensive background includes leadership roles at Bank of America and Wells Fargo. Currently, Mr. McDowell holds the Credit Administration Manger role at Alliance Bank a...nd Trust. Billy is a graduate of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting. He is the past Treasurer and Vice President of the Queen City Alumni Chapter for North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. Billy is a member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated and Prince Hall Affiliated Mason. Billy resides in Charlotte and has three children Jasmine, Kelsey and Blake
Stefanie McNair is an educator with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System. She has twenty-two years of experience in education and continues to expand her learning daily. Stefanie has experience with working with students of vast backgrounds and economic situations. Her educational experience spans from includes Kindergarten through eighth grade and believes that every child can learn if provided with a quality teacher and tools/resources necessary to meet their needs. Stefanie is a native of Wagram, NC. She is a graduate of Winston-Salem State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education (K-6). She received her Masters of Education in Mathematics (6-9) from Fayetteville State University and her Masters of School Administration (K-12) from Gardner-Webb University. Stefanie is married to Daryle McNair and they have one amazing daughter, Amiah.
MEMBER AT LARGE
From Waco, NC. Graduated from Mars Hill College in 2005 with a Bachelors Degree in Visual Communications. Owns King Graphic Designs which is a successful visual branding complaint that’s been running the last five years. Is the Co-Founder of the non profit organization, The Open Book Foundation.