Stephen Karr (Winston-Salem, N.C.) retired in 2009 as the Senior Director of Employment Practices at Reynolds American Inc. He earned a B.A. from University of Wisconsin-Madison and a J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law. A member of the Foundation Board since 2008, Steve previously served on the UNCSA Board of Trustees from 1999-2005 and on the UNC Board of Governors UNCSA Special Committee from 1996-97.
He is currently the Chair of the Board of Directors for the Winston-Salem Symphony. He has also served as Vice Chair for the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Chair of the Board of Directors for the Work Family Resource Center, Chair of the Winston Salem/Forsyth County Workforce Development Council and as a board member of the Equal Opportunity Advisory Council.