NC ABLE Program Board of Trustees

The NC Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act allows people with disabilities to save money in a special 529A account for qualified disability expenses, similar to the tax-deferred accounts used by families to save for their children’s college educations.

Board ​Meetings

The  NC ABLE Program Board of Trustees meets at 3200 Atlantic Avenue, Raleigh, North Carolina 27604, in the Dogwood Conference Room. 

Accommodations for people with disabilities will be made upon request. Please contact Patti Hall at 919-814-4198 or Patti.Hall@nctreasurer.com at least ten days prior to each meeting. Requests for accommodations or modifications made less than ten days prior to the meeting will be honored to the maximum extent feasible, but it may not be possible to fulfill them. Extensive accessible parking is available at the main entrance. Our main entrance is fully accessible.

Meeting Archives

NC ABLE Program Board Meetings

NC ABLE Program Board Meetings

Meeting Dates/Minutes Board Materials

February 10, 2021 - 9:30 am
Minutes

May 12, 2021 - 9:30am
Minutes

August 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

November 10, 2021 - 9:30am

GoToMeeting

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You can also dial in using your phone. United States: +1 (571) 317-3122 Access Code: 494-158-677

February 9, 2022  
May 11, 2022  
August 10, 2022  
November 9, 2020  

 

Meet the Board

Meet the Board

The makeup of the NC ABLE Program Board of Trustees is mandated by the NC ABLE Act, N.C. G.S. 147- 86.52. The Board is composed of six members. The State Treasurer serves as chair, and two members serve ex-officio: the NC Commissioner of Banks, or designee, and the Secretary of the NC Department of Health and Human Services, or designee. One member is appointed by the Governor. One member is appointed by the General Assembly, upon recommendation of the Speaker of the House of Representatives. One member is appointed by the General Assembly, upon recommendation of the President Pro Tempore of the Senate.

 

Photo of Treasurer Folwell

State Treas​​urer Dale R. Folwell, CPA, Chair
Appt. By/Rep.: Ex Officio
Expiration Date: Indefinite


 

Chris Egan

Senior Director, NC Department of Health and Human Services
Appt. By/Rep.: Designee of Mandy Cohen,
Secretary, NC Department of Health and Human Services
Appt. By/Rep.: Ex Officio
Expiration Date: Indefinite

Katherine M.R. Bosken

NC Commissioner of Banks
Appt. By/Ret.: Ex Officio
Expiration Date: 3/31/2023

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Marquita Robertson

Appt. by: Governor
Appointed: Aug. 29, 2019
Expiration Date: June 30, 2024

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Melinda Plue

Appointed by: Speaker of the House
Appointed: Jan. 19, 2016
Expiration Date: June 30, 2024

Carlton Tim Smith

Appt. By/Rep.: President Pro Tempore of the Senate
Appointed: July 1, 2021
Expiration Date: June 30, 2024

Email the Board: ncABLE@nctreasurer.com

 

Governing Documents Resources

Resources

NCABLE White Paper