Conitsha Barnes is currently the Secretary and a member of the Board of Directors of Progress in Education, Inc.
With over 10 years of non-profit experience, Conitsha has experience providing both strategic and tactical leadership. She has served on the Board of Directors and leading sub-committees for the Academic Learning Center, United Way of Central Carolinas and the North Carolina Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy.
Conitsha is proud alum of North Carolina State University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in political science. Conitsha has over 20 years of experience with Duke Energy. Her experience includes long-term strategic planning, executing regulatory filings, managing customer product offering, product profit and loss, vendor and contract management, customer data analysis and process improvement development and implementation.
Conitsha lives in the Charlotte, North Carolina area with her daughter.