Inside the Boardroom 2017: Earl Beasley (’73, P ’07)


Over the course of the next several months, members of the Board of Directors’ (BOD) Communications Committee will be participating in a Q&A, where they share updates on various Board of Directors and Deacon Club happenings. Be sure to read this special section each month to stay in the know with all the latest news.


Earl Beasley

What is your affiliation with Wake Forest athletics?

I’ve been a loyal fan since ninth grade and I make every effort to attend as many Wake Forest athletic events as possible.

Where do you reside?

So close to the campus that you can see my house from the Wait Chapel steeple.

What is your occupation?

I am the President/Owner of Sunbelt Moving and Storage, Inc. in Winston-Salem.

Why did you join the BOD?

I wanted to be part of the group whose mission it is to link our financial supporters to the beneficiaries of their generosity.

What does being a BOD member mean to you?

It means that I can contribute to the Deacon Club’s efforts in a meaningful way.

Something exciting the BOD is currently discussing/working on is…

How to evaluate and balance giving levels.

What makes you most proud of the BOD?

The entire group is intensely involved in furthering the cause.

What can we look forward to in the future from the BOD?

More written communications and more personal contact.

Why do you feel it is important to support Wake Forest Athletics?

I love the fact that Wake Forest is recognized as one of the top universities in the country, while at the same time competing successfully in athletics.