Governor's Advisory Committee on Performance Management

The Governor's Advisory Committee on Performance Management was created in May 2018 by Executive Order No. 43. It is composed of 13 department heads, senior officials, legislators and performance experts appointed by the Governor. The committee’s role is to advise the Governor regarding the progress of the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative; new performance management initiatives; proposed or pending state legislation; rules or policies related to performance management and strategies for increasing evidence-based policy efforts.

Committee Members 2021-23
Charles Perusse (Chair) State Budget Director NC Office of State Budget & Management
Dr. David Ammons Professor, School of Government UNC at Chapel Hill
Deanna Ballard NC State Senator District 45 (Alleghany, Ashe, Surry, Watauga, Wilkes)

Darryl Childers

Policy Advisor Governor’s Policy Office
Terence Everitt NC State Representative District 35 (Wake)
Kody Kinsley Deputy Secretary for Behavioral Health and Intellectual Developmental Disabilities North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Kiernan McGorty Director Program Evaluation Division (PED)
Natalie Murdock NC State Senator District 20 (Durham)
Ronald Penny Secretary North Carolina Department of Revenue (DOR)
Dennis Riddell NC State Representative District 64 (Alamance)
David Smith Chief Deputy Commissioner North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (DACS)
Dr. Tonya Smith-Jackson Senior Vice Provost for Academic Affairs NC A&T State University
Kimberly Van Metre Chief Financial Officer North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

As members of the Governor's Performance Advisory Committee, we are unanimous in our support for and commitment to maximizing the use of data and evidence in the management of state programs and in budget and policy recommendations.

Upcoming Meetings


Meeting Minutes

November 16, 2020
May 18, 2020
September 11, 2020

November 18, 2019
September 16, 2019
June 17, 2019
April 1, 2019

November 16, 2018
May 21, 2018