The War Memorial Commission, appointed by the Greensboro City Council, serves as the volunteer advisory board for the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.

Mission Statement: Committed to the Coliseum Complex's success, War Memorial Commissioners pledge to:

  1. Attend and actively participate in regular Commission meetings.
  2. Provide fiduciary guidance to ensure the financial well-being of the Coliseum Complex.
  3. Advise on special projects and major policies for the Coliseum Complex.
  4. Actively participate in Coliseum Complex events and encourage others to do the same.
  5. Promote the positive impact of the Coliseum on our community to individuals, groups, and civic clubs.

Honoring Our Appointment: We consider it an honor and privilege to be entrusted with this appointment, vowing to support the Coliseum Complex's continued contribution to the City of Greensboro and its citizens.

2023 Commission Members

  • Chidi Akwari (Chairman)
  • Marc Isaacson (Vice Chairman)
  • Jon Glazman
  • Michael McKinney
  • Joyce Spruill
  • Bryan Starrett
  • Justin Washington
  • Richard Beard (Greensboro Sports Foundation Liaison)
  • Hugh Holston (City Council Liaison)
  • Florence Gatten (Lifetime Honorary Member)
  • Dr. Harrison Turner (Lifetime Honorary Member)