Contacting the Board



The Board's physical address is 1101 Oberlin Road, Suite 104, Raleigh, NC 27605-1169. [Map] The Board’s mailing address is PO Box 12827, Raleigh, NC 27605-2827. When sending correspondence or requests for information to the Board, please address the envelope to the attention of a specific section or staff member.

Hours of Operation 

The Board’s switchboard is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; the office is closed on recognized State holidays. Although the Board does not require appointments, you are encouraged to call the staff member you would like to meet with to make sure that he or she will be available to meet with you when you arrive.

Main Line
(919) 733-4222

Fax Line
(919) 733-4209

Staff Directory

Executive Staff



Robert N. Brooks, Executive Director


(919) 733-1425

David R. Nance, CPA, Deputy Director


(919) 733-4215

Administrative Services



Felecia F. Ashe, Accounting Specialist

accounts payable/receivable, vendor relations

(919) 733-4223

Vanessia Willett, Customer Services Rep

address changes, forms, general info

(919) 733-4222


newsletter, website, press releases, public record information, social media


Lisa R. Hearne, Manager


(919) 733-4208


Uniform CPA Exam Applications, score notices


Phyllis W. Elliott, Examinations Specialist


(919) 733-4224


individual CPAs, firms, CPE, peer review, license renewal, firm renewals, CPE sponsors


Buck Winslow, Manager


(919) 733-1421

Alice Grigsby, Licensing Specialist

individual licensure applications & renewals, practice privilege

(919) 733-1422

Cammie Emery, Licensing Assistant

CPE sponsors, firm registration & renewals, firm notification/practice privilege, peer review

(919) 733-1423

Professional Standards

Complaints about CPAs or CPA firms, disciplinary actions, ethics, unauthorized use of CPA title, questions about advertising by CPAs or CPA firms


Frank Trainor, Esq., Staff Attorney


(919) 715-9185

Ann Hinkle, Manager


(919) 733-1426

Mary Beth Britt, Professional Standards Specialist


(919) 715-2455

Jean Marie Small, Professional Standards Assistant


(919) 733-1424