CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- A senior policy adviser for a Raleigh law firm has been elected as chair of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors.
Peter Hans works at the law firm of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough. His two-year term begins July 1.
Hans is now completing his second term as the board's vice chairman.
Also, Cary businessman Frank Grainger was elected vice chairman, and Cary businesswoman Ann Goodnight was elected board secretary Friday.
The Board of Governors is the policy-making board for the campuses in the UNC system.
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