Members of the Catamount Club Board of Directors serve as advisors and volunteers
to WCU Athletics in an effort to increase financial support for our Catamount student-athletes.
The Catamount Club Board of Directors is made up of a President, Vice President and twenty-two board
members who are all alumni or friends of Western Carolina University Athletics. There
are three ex-officio members on the staff of WCU.
Mrs. Malea Habbal, ‘07 (President) -
Lake Wylie, S.C.
Mr. Jim Wood, '83 (Vice-President)
- Clyde, N.C.
Drew Barefoot, Reidsville, N.C.
Ms. Dana Boyer, '16
- Sylva, N.C.
Mr. Dan Brooks, '76
- Sevierville, T.N.
Leslie Greer, '90
- Duluth, G.A
Mr. Cameron Cooper, '06
- Cherokee, N.C.
Mr. Brian Davis, '84
- Asheville, N.C.
Mr. Mark Benge - '86
from Clayton, NC
Mrs. Jaime Friday, '99 -
Mr. Jeff Gorsuch, '77
- Mills River, N.C.
Mr. Dale Sims, '78
- Franklin, T.N.
Mr. Keith Haskett, '92
- Sylva, N.C.
Mrs. Kelly Kent, '84
- Mooresville, N.C.
Mr. Josh Paris, '01
- Winston-Salem, N.C.
Mr. Jake Robinson, '10 - Canton, N.C.
Mr. Mike Shelton, '81 - Columbia, S.C.
Jace Stowe, '84
- Belmont, NC
Mr. Milton Beck, '88
from Powder Springs, GA
Mrs. Stephanie Strickland, '02 - Waynesville, N.C.
Mr. John Truitt, '90 - Biltmore Lake, N.C.
Mr. Eddie Wells, '03 - Sylva, N.C.
Mr. Norman West, '68
- Cullowhee, N.C.
Mrs. Heather List Martin, '05 - Charlotte, N.C.
Ex Officio Members
Mr. Alex Gary - Director of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mr. Ryan Jones - Director of the Catamount Club