County Advisory Boards and Committees

Advisory Boards & Committees

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County Advisory Boards & Committees

There are many boards and committees that help with conducting county business. To apply for a position on one of the boards or committees listed below, fill out an application. For more information about the application process, contact the Clerk to the Board’s office at 910-253-2017 or boardclerk@brunswickcountync.gov.

For more information about a board or committee, click the name of that board or committee in the list below. You can also view all currently open seats.

ABC Board
Members

Mitchell Williams, Chairman
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

John Dowless
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Alfonso Beatty
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mission

To oversee operations of the Brunswick County ABC system, including adopting rules and designating a manager of the ABC system.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

Contact

(910) 842-8839, bcabc@atmc.net, or click here.

State Statutes governing ABC Boards

Original referendum allowing for alcoholic beverage sales in Brunswick County passed in 1989.

Bald Head Island Transportation Authority
Members (County Appointment)

Richard Kopp
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

 

NOTE: The following shall be effective following a June 21 public hearing and upon issuance of a Certificate of Incorporation by the Secretary of State.
Mission
Meetings

Meets at least one every three months.

Minutes
Membership

Made up of 11 members, including:

  • Nine members serving 3-year terms. These nine are appointed as follows:
    • One by the Governor
    • Two by the General Assembly
    • Three by the Secretary of the Department of Transportation
    • One by the Board of Commissioners
      • Must be a resident of the County, but not a resident of Bald Head Island
    • One by the elected board of Southport
      • Must be a resident of Southport
    • One by the elected board of Bald Head Island
      • Must be a resident of Bald Head Island
  • The Mayor and Mayor Pro Tempore of Bald Head Island, as ex officio voting members
Contact

 

BCC Board of Trustees
Members (County appointments)

Dr. Eugene Steadman, Jr.
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Douglas Terhune
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Michael Norton
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Arthur C. Skipper
Term Expires: 6/30/2021

Mission

The Board of Trustees has the responsibility for the development and operation of the College in accordance with the provisions of the law and the standards of the State Board of Community Colleges.

Meetings

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m., except during July and December when there are no regularly scheduled meetings. Meetings are held in the Building A Board Room. (View the meeting calendar here.)

Minutes

(Scroll to the bottom of the page for Board Minutes.)

Membership

All trustees serve 4-year terms.

  • 13 trustees
  • Four trustees are appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • Four trustees are appointed by the Board of Education
  • Four trustees are appointed by the Governor of North Carolina
  • The Student Government Association President is an ex officio non-voting member of the Board
  • The primary residence of each Trustee must be in Brunswick County of one of the counties contiguous to Brunswick.
Contact

For more information, click here.

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted March 21, 1980. Revised and adopted March 17, 2016.

Brunswick-Columbus International Park, Inc.
Members (County appointments)

Ann Hardy
At-Large
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Richard Kopp
At-Large
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mike Hargett
Economic Development Director
Term Expires: N/A

Frank Williams
Chairman, Board of Commissioners

Mission

To manage the affairs of the Brunswick-Columbus International Park Inc., to engage in activities that promote economic development in Brunswick and Columbus Counties, resulting in the attraction of jobs and capital investments to these counties, which will increase job opportunities and services for the benefit of citizens of the counties.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms not to exceed two consecutive terms, except for Chairmen and Economic Development Directors.

  • The Chairmen of the Boards of Commissioners of Brunswick and Columbus counties
  • The currently-serving Economic Development Directors of Brunswick and Columbus counties
  • 2 members appointed by the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners
  • 2 members appointed by the Columbus County Board of Commissioners
  • 3 members elected by the Board of Directors
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted 1979. Revised and adopted Jan. 18, 2005; Oct. 6, 2008, Dec. 20, 2010.

Brunswick County Airport Commission
Members (County appointments)

Willie Gore
Term Expires: 6/30/2021

Jimmy Bellamy
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Jerry Helms
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Norman Meares
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mission

To acquire lands, establish, construct, own, control, lease, equip, improve, maintain, operate, and regulate airports or landing fields within the County to provide and maintain an Airport Facility for the use of the General Aviation Public and to promote the economic development of Brunswick County.

Meetings

Meets on the third Wednesday of the month.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 4-year terms.

  • 4 members appointed by the County Commissioners
  • 1 member appointed by the City of Southport
  • 2 member appointed by the Town of Oak Island
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted 1961. Revised and adopted Sept. 15, 1993.

Brunswick Senior Resources, Inc.
Members (County appointments)

William Smith
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Joyce Lowrimore
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Joyce Casteen
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Martha Robinson
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

John Ingraham
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Mission

To promote the well-being and enhance the quality of life for all senior adults of Brunswick County.

Minutes
Membership

Members serve 1-year terms.

  • 5 members appointed by the Board of Commissioners, one from each district
  • Five additional members are elected by the Board of Directors, with the goal of ensuring geographical representation.
  • Five members are elected by the Board of Directors based on knowledge and expertise needed by the Board.
Contact

John Ingraham, BSRI Board Chairman, 910-754-6921 or Jim Fish, President/CEO, 910-754-2300, jfish@bsrinc.org

For more information, click here.

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted May 28, 2002. Revised and adopted Sept. 21, 2012.

Economic Development Commission
Members

Allen Bryant
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Dr. John Ward
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Dennis Ewald
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Clint Berry
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Michael Reives
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Frank Williams
Chairman
Ex-Officio

Randy Thompson
Vice-Chairman
Ex-Officio

Ann Hardy
County Manager
Non-Voting

 

Mission

To encourage and promote the development of new business and industry of all types.

Meetings

To be announced

Minutes
Membership

All Members serve 3-year terms

  • Five members appointed by the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners, one from each district
  • Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Board of Commissioners serve as ex-officio members
  • County Manager serve as a non-voting member
Contact

Mike Hargett, 910-253-2033 or mike.hargett@brunswickcountync.gov

Equalization and Review Board
Members

Bill Mathews
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Bertha Bell
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Boyd Williamson
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

David Babson
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Greg Bellamy
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mission

To carry out the duties prescribed in Article 21 of the Machinery Act as amended.

Meetings

Meets as needed.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 2-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Feb. 20, 1989. Revised and adopted Feb. 3, 1997.

Fire Commission
Members

Robert Yoho
Fire Service Rep.-District 1

William Bailey
Fire Service Rep.-District 2

Charles Drew
Fire Service Rep.-District 3

Teresa Tickle
Fire Service Rep.-District 4

Donnie Williams
Fire Service Rep.-District 5

Carol Dunham
Public Citizen-District 1

Len Henderson
Public Citizen-District 2

Donna Loosley
Public Citizen-District 3

Steven Barger
Public Citizen-District 4

William Wilson
Public Citizen-District 5

John Fugee
Public Citizen-At-Large

Joyce Dunn
Municipal Rep.-District 1

Alan Holden
Municipal Rep.-District 2

Loman Scott
Municipal Rep.-District 3

Walt Eccard
Municipal Rep.-District 4

Brenda Bozeman
Municipal Rep.-District 5

Doug Todd
President, Fire Chief’s Association

Brian Watts
EMS Director

Mission

To make advisory recommendations to the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners on fire protection and emergency services delivery applicable to those departments covered under the purview of the Fire Commission.

Meetings

To be announced

Minutes
Membership
  • 19 Members, plus non-voting staff
  • Two Brunswick County Board of Commissioners members
  • Representatives of fire service organizations from each BOCC district (5)
    • Serving two-year terms
  • President of Brunswick County Fire Chief’s Association (1)
    • Term shall coincide with the President’s tenure as President of the Association
  • Public citizens one from each BOCC district and one at large (6)
    • Serving two-year terms
  • Representatives of municipalities from each BOCC district (5)
    • Either a mayor or mayor pro-tem
    • Serving two-year terms
  • County Emergency Services Director and staff (non-voting)
Contact

Brian Watts, 910-253-5383 or brian.watts@brunswickcountync.gov

Health & Human Services Advisory Board
Members

Lisa Narron
Pharmacist
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Vacant
Physician
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Dr. J. Michael Howard
Optometrist
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Dr. Flint King
Veterinarian
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Dr. Kathryn Lawler
Nurse
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Haywood Miller, Jr.
Public
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Michael Norton
Engineer
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Dr. Jerry Howard Smith
Public
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Gene Ward
Public
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Dr. Allen Williams
Dentist
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Pat Sykes
Commissioner, Ex-officio

Mission

Serves as an advisory oversight board to the Health and Human Services departments of Brunswick County.

Meetings

Meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the Health Services Boardroom.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 10 members, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • One dentist, one engineer, one nurse, one optometrist, one pharmacist, one physician, one veterinarian, and three members of the public
  • One Commissioner serves as an ex-officio member
Contact

David Stanley, 910-253-2250 or david.stanley@brunswickcountync.gov

Industrial Facilities and Pollution Control
Members

John Dowless
District 1
Term Expires: 10/1/2021

Tom Rabon
District 2
Term Expires: 10/1/2017

Lee Aldridge
District 3
Term Expires: 10/1/2021

Jerry Thrift
District 4
Term Expires: 10/1/2022

E. A. Britt
District 5
Term Expires: 10/1/2019

Billy Sequin
At-Large
Term Expires: 10/1/2018

Vacant
At-Large
Term Expires: 

Mission

To aid in the financing of industrial and manufacturing facilities for the purpose of alleviating unemployment or raising below average manufacturing wages and to aid in financing pollution control facilities for industry in connection with manufacturing and industrial facilities and for public utilities.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 6-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • Two  at-large member
  • Members cannot be an officer or employee of the State of NC or any political subdivision thereof or any agency of either.
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Nov. 3, 1976. Revised and adopted June 30, 1981.

Jury Commission
Members (County appointment)

Steve Stone
Board of Commissioners appointee
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Mission

To prepare a Master Jury List at least every two years. The Master Jury List is composed of the names of registered voters and those residents with driver’s license records in Brunswick County. Names are then randomly drawn from this master list for each court session.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 2-year terms.

  • 3 members, each a private citizen
  • 1 member appointed by the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners
  • 1 member appointed by the Clerk of Court
  • 1 member appointed by Superior Court Judge
Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
 
Members (County appointees)

Bud Thorsen
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Daphne Green
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Erin Rutkowski
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Bonnie Jordan
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Sharon Flucker
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Maxine Elliott
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Vacant
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mike Forte
Serving as a County Commissioner

Mission

To strengthen and support appropriate programs through incorporating prevention and intervention strategies in a comprehensive juvenile crime prevention effort.

Meetings

Meets on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in the second-floor conference room of the Sandifer Administration Building.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 2-year terms.

  • Up to 7 members appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • 2 persons under age 18
  • The person serving in each of the following positions, or his/her designee: School Superintendent, Chief of Police, Local Sheriff, District Attorney, Chief Court Counselor, Director AMH/DD/SA, Director of Social Services, County Manager, Substance Abuse Professional, Member of the Faith Community, County Commissioner, Juvenile Defense Attorney, Chief District Court Judge, Member of Business Community, Local Health Director, Representative of United Way or other non-profit, Representative of Parks and Recreation
Contact

Regina Bennett at r.bennett.jcpc@gmail.com
For more information, click here.

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted May 17, 2012.

Library Board of Trustees
Members

Sheila Umbricht, Chair
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Ronnie Benton, Vice-Chair
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Nadine Stanley
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Randy Sullivan
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Lena Butler
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Emma Myles
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mary Wilson
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Marilyn Searby
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Donna Morgan
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Mission

To formulate and adopt programs, policies and regulations for the government of the library, and to make recommendations to the governing body concerning the library system and its Director.

Meetings

Meets on the fourth Monday of the month at 4:00 p.m.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 9 members, all appointed by the Board of Commissioners
    • 1 member from each district; 4 at-large members
  • Board members are requested to be library cardholders
  • The Library Director is the Board’s executive officer
  • If so elected by the Board, the Library Director shall serve as Secretary to the Board
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted 1992. Revised and adopted Feb. 27, 2012.

Lower Cape Fear Water & Sewer Authority Board of Directors
Members (County Appointments)

Phil Norris
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Alton Milliken, Jr..
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

William Sue
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Frank Williams

Mission

To develop an understanding of processes which control and influence the Cape Fear River and to provide a mechanism for information exchange and public education.

Meetings

Meets on the second Monday of the month at 9:00 a.m. in the Lower Cape Fear Water and Sewer Authority offices at 1107 New Pointe Boulevard Suite 17 in Leland. (View the meeting calendar here.)

Agendas & Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • Made up of members from Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover and Pender counties and the City of Wilmington
  • Members are appointed by the governing body of each of the Authority’s members
Contact

(910) 383-1919, Online contact form

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted April 20, 1977. Revised and adopted Sept. 8, 2008.

Nursing Home & Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee
Members

Vince Musilli, Chairman
District 5
Term Expires: 11/1/2017

Holly Brenneman
District 1
Term Expires: 3/6/2018

Carol W. Sutter
District 2
Term Expires: 9/1/2019

Arlene Rushin
District 3
Term Expires: 1/1/2020

John Walz
District 4
Term Expires: 2/1/2020

Barbara Alice Voorhees
At-large
Term Expires: 2/1/2019

Sheila Umbricht
At-large
Term Expires: 7/1/2020

Laura Miller
At-large
Term Expires: 9/1/2020

Colleen Combs
At-large
Term Expires: 2/1/2020

Shirley Dowd
At-large
Term Expires: 7/1/2019

Mission

To monitor the Patient’s Bill of Rights for residents in nursing homes in Brunswick County; to provide increased social interaction and opportunities for enrichment for these adults; to assist in preventing physical and psychological deterioration of these older adults by promoting independence; to evaluate the activities of the nursing homes so that they meet the needs of the older adults in Brunswick County; to promote community understanding of the aging process and of the needs, problems, strengths and resources of older persons; to report to the Brunswick Commissioners the status of the Committee.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • At least 7 members, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
    • 1 member from each district; additional at-large members
  • Each member must be a resident of the county which the committee serves.
  • No person or immediate family member of a person with a financial interest in a home served by a committee, or employee or governing board member or immediate family member of an employee or governing board member of a home served by a committee, or immediate family member of a patient in a home served by a committee may be a member of a committee.
  • Prospective members must have 15 hours of training, and members must attend four quarterly business meetings and visit all eight nursing homes & adult care facilities in the county on three randomly scheduled days each quarter of the year.
Contact

Vince Musilli, 910-399-3136, VMusilli@EC.RR.com

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Feb. 28, 1987, Revised October, 2010.

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
Members

Michael Allocco
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Laura Botto
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Michael Sullivan
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Leander Mosley
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

William Dale Rabon
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Mission

To advance parks, recreation, open space, environmental conservation, and land preservation efforts that enhance the quality of life for all people.

Meetings

Meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Parks & Recreation Boardroom.

Minutes & Agendas
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • At-large members may be appointed by the Board of Commissioners at its discretion
  • Ad-Hoc (non-voting liaison) members may be appointed by the Parks & Recreation Advisory Board at its discretion
Contact

Tanya Jackson, 910-253-2674 or tanya.jackson@brunswickcountync.gov

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted 1979. Revised and adopted Jan. 18, 2005; Oct. 6, 2008, Dec. 20, 2010, May 19, 2014.

Planning Board
Members

Eric Dunham, Chairman
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Joy Peele Easley, Vice-Chair
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Randy Ward
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Ron Medlin
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Tom Simmons
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Richard Leary
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Troy Price
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

William A. Bittenbender
Alternate
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mission

The Planning Division of Economic Development and Planning Services supports and facilitates the Brunswick County Planning Board, the Brunswick County Board of Adjustment, and the Brunswick County Technical Review Committee (TRC). Each Board/Committee has different duties, functions, and meeting schedules.

Meetings

Meets on the second Monday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Chambers. (View the meeting calendar and application deadlines here.)

Minutes & Agendas
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • 2 at-large members appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • 1 alternate position
Contact

(910) 253-2025 or connie.marlowe@brunswickcountync.gov
View board member contact information here.
View application deadlines here.

Southeastern Community and Family Services Inc. Board of Directors
Members (County appointment)

William Ballard
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

David Stanley, Health & Human Services Director
Alternate Member

Mission

To focus attention on the problems of the disadvantaged and to develop and administer programs designed to overcome these problems in cooperation with other interested agencies in cooperating counties, utilizing all available resources from agencies, corporations, and foundations and public or private groups. The agency is committed to the concept of a community where each individual can contribute and achieve a measure of independence and self-respect through meaningful work.

Meetings

Meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. at least every 10 weeks, with special meetings called as needed.

Agendas & Minutes

(Scroll to the bottom of the page for minutes and agendas.)

Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • Up to 3 members from Brunswick County.
    • Two members appointed by the Board of Commissioners.
    • One member representing the public (not appointed by the Board of Commissioners).
  • Additional members are appointed by Bladen, Columbus, Hoke, Pender, Robeson and Scotland counties.
  • Between 15 and 51 members
  • Members must be a resident of the County from which they are appointed.
  • Members cannot be an officer or employee of an organization contracting to perform a component of the work program from agency funding sources.
Contact

For more information, click here.

By-Laws

Original Articles of Incorporation adopted (as Tri-County Community Action, Inc.) June 10, 1964. Ammended Oct. 4, 1965; Sept. 16, 1975; Feb. 2, 1999; Aug. 5, 2014; Mar. 7, 2017.

Southeastern Economic Development Commission
Members (County appointments)

Ben Brooks
Public
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Velva Jenkins
Minority
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mike Hargett
Public
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Marty Cooke
Commissioner

Mission

To create new jobs, retain existing jobs and stimulate economic and industrial growth in Bladen, Brunswick, Columbus, Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, New Hanover, Pender, Richmond, Robeson, Sampson and Scotland counties.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 4-year terms.

  • 4 members from each county
    • At least 1 elected official
    • At least 1 member representing the minority population
    • At least 1 private sector representative
    • At least 1 representative of: the Executive Directors of Chambers of Commerce or representatives of institutions of post-secondary education workforce development groups or labor groups
Contact

(910) 862-6985, info@sedcnc.org
Click here for more information.

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Jan. 21, 1971. Revised and adopted April 28, 1998; April 22, 2001; May 28, 2002; April 21, 2005; June 9, 2009.

Tourism Development Authority
Members (County appointments)

Bonnie Cox, Chairperson
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Whitney Sloane Sauls
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Melaney M. Robbins
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mary Azzato
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Dana Fisher
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Mission

To market, promote and advertise Brunswick County as a destination for all sorts of travel and trips.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
    • Members must be currently involved in the promotion of travel and tourism.
  • 5 members jointly selected by the Brunswick County Chamber of Commerce, the Southport-Oak Island Chamber of Commerce, and the North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce.
Contact

(910) 755-5517, myork@ncbrunswick.com
For more information, click here.

By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Mar. 24, 1997. Revised and adopted Jan. 27, 2009.

County Resolution establishing the Tourism Development Authority
Trillium Regional Board

Trillium is a recently-merged local government agency that manages mental health, substance use and intellectual/development disability services in 24 counties, including Brunswick County. Additional information will be provided in the coming months.

Members (County appointments)

David Stanley
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Pat Sykes
Serving as a County Commissioner

Mission

Trillium Health Resources is a local governmental agency that manages mental health, substance use and intellectual/developmental disability services in 24 counties in eastern North Carolina. The Governing Board collaboratively plans, budgets, implements and monitors services through policy-making actions.

Meetings

Meets on the fourth Thursday of every other month at 4:00 p.m. in the Trillium office at 165 Center Street, Jacksonville, NC 28546. For updates on meeting dates, click here.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 2 members from Brunswick County appointed by the Board of Commissioners
    • 1 member must be a Commissioner
Contact

Deanna Campbell, 1-866-998-2597, deanna.campbell@trilliumnc.org
For more information, click here.

Voluntary Agricultural District Board
Members

Sam Bellamy, Chairman
Farm Bureau
Term Expires: 6/30/2019

Chip Carroll
Soil & Water
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Pearly Vereen
Cooperative Extension
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Jody Clemmons
Farm Service Agency
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Marc Green
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mission

To promote the health, safety, rural agricultural values, and general welfare of the county, and more specifically, increase identity and pride in the agricultural community and its way of life; encourage the economic and financial health of farming; increase protection from undesirable, non-farm development; and increase the protection of farms from nuisance suits and other negative impacts on properly managed farms.

Minutes
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 5 members appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • 4 members actively engaged in farming
    • 1 member appointed by the Board of Commissioners from names submitted by each of the following: Brunswick Soil and Water Conservation District, North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, the Farm Service Agency Committee and the Brunswick County Farm Bureau
  • 1 member with special interest, experience or education in agriculture and/or rural land preservation
By-Laws

Original by-laws adopted Sept. 17, 2001.

Zoning Board of Adjustments
Members

Robert J. Williamson, Chairman
District 1
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Virginia Ward, Vice-Chair
District 2
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

Mary Ann McCarthy
District 3
Term Expires: 6/30/2020

David G. Giera
District 4
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Robert Cruse
District 5
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Ron Medlin
Alternate
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Clayton Rivenbark
Alternate
Term Expires: 6/30/2018

Mission

The Zoning Board of Adjustments is a quasi-judicial body that hears and takes final action on variances, Special Exception Permits, zoning vested rights, approval of administrative decisions, approval of wireless telecommunication facilities, and interpretation of zoning boundary lines in concert with the Planning Director or Planning Director’s designee.

Meetings

Meets on the second Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Chambers in the Sandifer Administration Building. (View the meeting calendar here.)

Minutes & Agendas
Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • 1 member from each county district, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
  • 2 alternate members, called on to attend those meetings and hearings at which one or more regular members are absent or are unable to participate in hearing a case because of a financial or other interest.
Contact

Helen Bunch, 910-253-2035 or helen.bunch@brunswickcountync.gov
For more information, click here.

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Contact

P.O. Box 249
Bolivia, NC
28422

(910) 253-2017
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