Founded in 1955, Care Ring is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing health services for the uninsured, underinsured or those lacking access to affordable, high-quality preventive health care. The organization annually serves more than 7,000 people in Mecklenburg County and is a leader in collaborative efforts to improve community health.
Compassion: We believe every individual deserves to be treated with dignity and kindness.
We are passionate about caring for the people we serve.
Integrity: We act responsibly and ethically in our individual and collective actions, always striving
to be inclusive and open in fulfilling our mission.
Collaboration: We embrace poverty-fighting partners and actively seek partnerships with other
individuals and organizations to best serve those in need.
Empowerment: We strive to empower the people we serve, encouraging them to take responsibility for their health by giving them the tools and the education they need to thrive.
Mark Markiewicz, Chairman 2019-2020
Phillip A. Poley, Vice Chairman 2017-2020
Scott B. Davis, Treasurer 2017-2020
Grant Thornton, LLP
Alicia V. Morris, Secretary 2017-2020
University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Jeff R. Brinkman, Immediate Past Chair 2019-2020
William W. Hadley, At-Large Representative 2019-2020
Dean F. Cikins, At-Large Representative 2019-2020
Sidney M. Bernstein 2018-2021
Retired Pharmaceutical Industry Executive
Sandra D. Buchanan 2018-2021
Mecklenburg County Medical Society
Andrew Bradshaw 2019-2022
Bank of America
Meredith Dolhare 2017-2020
Heidi Henderson 2019-2022
Morgan Hinton 2019-2022
Colleen Hole 2017-2020
Zachary S. Landry 2018-2021
Elissa Moore 2019-2022
Tama Morris, RN, PhD, CNE 2019-2022
Queens University of Charlotte
Robert Raspa, OTR/L, PA-C 2019-2022
Mike Restaino 2017-2020
Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC
Michael Tomsic 2018-2021