Meet Joe Finley


Joe Finley has lived in Wilmington, NC since 2002 and is motivated by a desire to see true racial equity in our community. He is working with several local organizations in an effort to instill long-term economic and cultural change in our region. He is currently on the board of directors for the Cape Fear Collective, Friends School of Wilmington and the Northside Food Cooperative. Joe also supports several community initiatives that include; equity in education, entrepreneurship, Black history in Wilmington and public art. Joe is a co-founder of CastleBranch and tekMountain, where he has held a variety of roles, including vice president of sales and president. He is a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill where he majored in English literature. Joe, his wife Whitney and his children, Vivian and Luca, truly love the Cape Fear region and are committed to making it a better place for everyone. Joe is the Board's Finance Committee Clerk.