PRESIDENT
Tony Carter
US Army Corps of Engineers, Ret

VICE PRESIDENT
Carter Newsome
Retired Educator

TREASURER
Tamara Murphy
McKim & Creed

TREASURER EMERITUS
Willie Walls
Retired Educator

SECRETARY
Joyce Keith
Pender County Schools



Board members meet the second Friday of each month rotating between the Cape Fear Community College Blue Clay Road and Brunswick Community College locations.


Next Meetings: JAN 13th - Brunswick Community College / FEB 10th - Cape Fear Community College


If there is anything you'd wish the board to address, please send an email.

Who We Are


Thank you members and volunteers for your time and support!


Dr. William Flythe
Retired Educator

Mark Council
Cape Fear Community College

Roderick Bell
General Electric Corporation

Rodney Hansley
Corning, Inc.

Daisy Eagles
Brunswick County Schools

Brian Jones
New Hanover County Schools

Christopher Gordon
Kathy Ibbotson
UNC-Wilmington

Corning, Inc.

Corporate Member


"Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have transformed people’s lives. Today, Corning’s products enable diverse industries such as consumer electronics, telecommunications, transportation, and life sciences. Learn more about how Corning collaborates closely with customers and applies its unique combination of material and process expertise to solve tough technology challenges."

General Electric

Corporate Member




"GE {NYSE: GE} works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works."

Board Members

Everyone is apart of a community.  Everyone must do their part.  Board Members, Corporate Members, Educators, Individuals and Sponsors; together in ROCAME we devote our time, energy, resources and knowledge to make sure the next generation of students are aware of the possibilities through Science, Technology, Engineering and Math that can make this world grow.  We work together to help students reach their potential.
Join us in seeing that diversification in the STEM fields are met and the encouragement, training and guidance students receive will assist them in obtaining a successful career.
Contact us today to see how you can become an active member, a corporate member or sponsor.

Corporate memberships and sponsorships are tax deductible. 
Join Us
Making A Difference
Hilda George
Retired Educator

Ashley Alvarez
Brunswick Community College

Amy Reamer
NC State University

Dr. Heather Wing
Columbus County Schools

Tisha Schiavone
ROCAME Communications Director
Member At-Large

Alissa Lee
Pender County Schools