Triangle J Regional Corporation

The Triangle J Regional Corporation is a 501(c)3 organization incorporated with the mission of furthering social welfare, protect the environment in the Triangle J Council of Governments' (TJCOG) region, and strengthen economic vitality in Chatham, Durham, Johnston, Lee, Moore, Orange, and Wake counties (the TJCOG region) through cooperative efforts between the public, private, and educational sectors in the region. The Corporation offers additional avenues and resources to TJCOG member governments and partner organizations to further projects and work that improves quality of life across the region. It's creation was a priority for both members and TJCOG staff to access funding for opportunities that are critical to address and would lesson the financial burden on the public sector. 

The Corporation was officially created on August 19, 2019 after designation by the U.S Internal Revenue Service as a public charity. TJCOG serves as the administrative organization and provides staffing for the Corporation.

Fiscal Year 2019-2020 Board of Directors

Name

Community

Position

Rae Buckley

Town of Chapel Hill

Director

Bethany Chaney

Town of Carrboro

Director

Ronnie Currin

Town of Rolesville

Director

Amy Dalrymple

Lee County

Director

Kathleen Ferguson

Town of Hillsborough

Director

DeDreana Freeman

City of Durham

Director

Jay Gibson

Durham County

Director

Sig Hutchinson

Wake County

Director

Tim Kerigan

Town of Smithfield

Director

Audra Killingsworth

Town of Apex

Director

Nancy Medlin

Town of Clayton

Director

Jim Simeon

Town of Southern Pines

Director

Stephanie Watkins-Cruz

Chatham County

Director

Mark Wilson

Town of Archer Lodge

Director

 

Have a project idea or grant that you believe the Corporation should pursue on behalf of your community? Contact Aisha Bell, abell@tjcog.org or your local representation on the Corporation Board list.