Board of Trustees

Mr. Kevin H. Sills

Mr. Kevin Sills Portrait

Sills, a resident of Apex, N.C. was appointed in July 2022 to the UNCW Board of Trustees by the Speaker of the House.  He currently serves as Chair of the External Affairs Committee and is a member of the Educational Planning and Programs Committee, and the Executive Committee.  Mr. Sills was previously appointed by the Governor to the NC Workforce Development Commission (now NCWorks) where he served 2 years.

Sills holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology and Medical Technology from UNCW.  He is President of Longleaf Pharmaceutical Associates and serves as an expert advisor to small and mid-cap and companies. He is currently Chief Executive Officer for Asterra Labs, LLC. Kevin is a highly accomplished senior executive with more than 32 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and consulting industry.