Ralph Pedersen is retired from Wake Forest University where he served as Director of Human Resources. He had previously served as Director of Human Resources at the University of Utah and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Earlier Ralph served over twenty years as a military officer in the United States Army.
He is a graduate of the 2002 Leadership Winston-Salem Program and currently serves on the Board of Directors of The Centers for Exceptional Children and the Piedmont Down Syndrome Support Network.
Term expires December 31, 2016.