Three Join Board of Trustees
Three new members have joined the Salem College Board of Trustees, according to President Susan E. Pauly. These appointments were effective July 1, 2008.
The new members are Julia Cardwell Archer, Elizabeth (Betty) Becher and Susan Ivey, all of Winston-Salem, NC.
Julia Cardwell Archer is the new president of the Salem Academy Alumnae Association for 2008-2010. A graduate of Salem Academy, she earned her undergraduate degree from Davidson College and her J.D. cum laude from the University of South Carolina School of Law. She has been a partner in the law firm of Enns and Archer, LLP since 2001. This is a two-person law firm specializing in providing legal advice and support to those who market branded products and services. She specializes in trademark, advertising and marketing, domain names, promotions, sweepstakes law and intellectual property portfolio management.
Elizabeth (Betty) Copeland Becher is a graduate of Salem Academy, St. Mary’s College and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is the owner and president of Gazebo, an exclusive ladies clothing store in Reynolda Village, and was named Salem Academy’s Outstanding Alumna in 2008.
Susan M. Ivey of Winston-Salem holds an undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and earned her MBA from Bellarmine University in Louisville, Kentucky. She is currently chairman, president and CEO of Reynolds American and chairman, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. Ivey was recently named one of the 50 most powerful women in America by Fortune magazine.