License to Give Trust Fund

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
License to Give Trust Fund Commission
Department 
Administration
Governor Appointments 
8
Total Board Positions 
16
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 20-7.5
Ethics 
Yes
Term Length 
2 years
Purpose 
The commission works with the Department of Transportation and the Division of Motor Vehicles to maintain a statewide online organ donor website at www.donatelifenc.org. The site enables federally designated organ procurement organizations and eye banks to have timely access to the names of individuals who have stated to the DMV their intent to be an organ donor and have an organ donation symbol on their driver’s license or identification card. The commission has 15 members, each serving a two-year term. The governor appoints seven members. The Senate President Pro Tempore and the Speaker of the House each appoint four members.

Current Members


Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Requirements 
Christina Marie Nixon 12/2/20194/30/2021LimitedRep. of organ, tissue, and eye recipient, or family member of donor (from the heartland)
Lynette G. Collins 1/13/20204/30/2021LimitedRep. of organ, tissue, and eye recipient, or family member of donor (from the coastal region)
David Allen Gerber 12/20/201912/31/2022LimitedTransplant physician licensed to practice in this State
Beverly A. Biancur 2/17/202012/31/2022LimitedMember who has demonstrated an interest in organ & tissue donation & education
Sheila Powell Martin 5/25/20184/30/2021LimitedMember who has demonstrated an interest in promoting advance care planning education
Vacant1/19/20184/30/2021LimitedRep. of the NC Dept. of Transportation
Stephen M. Metcalf 12/3/20194/30/2021LimitedRep. of organ, tissue, and eye recipient, or family member of donor (from the mountains)


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