The Graystone Eye Leadership Team
Sheree Banks Watson, Chief Executive Officer
Sheree Banks Watson has held the Chief Executive Officer role for Graystone Eye since 2000. She is responsible for overall strategic and operational leadership of the organization. Ms. Watson’s education includes a BS in Physical Therapy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an MS in Health Professions Leadership from Georgia State University.
Ms. Watson has served on several boards including past Chair of the NC Board of Physical Therapy Examiners, past Vice President of the NC Physical Therapy Association and a 4 term member of the Board of Trustees at North Carolina Baptist Hospital/Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. She has served on the Advisory Board for the Division of Physical Therapy at UNC Chapel Hill and is currently on the Business School Advisory Board at Lenoir Rhyne University. She is a current Board member and past Chair for the Catawba County Chamber of Commerce.
Ms. Watson has also served as a deacon, Deacon Chair, choir member and chaired multiple committees at First Baptist Church, Hickory. A native of Burnsville, NC, she currently lives in Hickory, NC with her husband, Mike. “Empty nesters,” they have two adult children, Michael Watson and Lyndsay Williams.