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

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Access Code: 787-647-181

May 12, 2021 - 9:30am

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United States: (571) 317-3112

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Access Code: 578-746-477

 

August 11, 2021 - 2:00pm

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Access Code: 759-164-805

 

November 10, 2021 - 9:30am

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United States: (571) 317-3122

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Access Code: 737-361-709

 

 

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
Treasurer

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Kody Kinsley

Deputy Secretary, NC Department of Health and Human Services

Designee of:

Mandy Cohen

Secretary, NC Department of Health and Human Services

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Ray Grace

NC Commissioner of Banks

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Marquita Robertson

Appointed by: Governor

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Ben Wright

Appointed by: President Pro Tempore

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Melinda Plue

Appointed by: Speaker of the House

Email the Board: ncABLE@nctreasurer.com

 

Governing Documents Resources

Resources

NCABLE White Paper