Board of Directors

The governing body of the NCSBA is its 31-member Board of Directors. The Board is composed of the Association President, President-Elect, Vice President, Treasurer, Immediate Past President, members elected by the Association at the annual Delegate Assembly, and any member of a North Carolina county or city board of education who is also an officer or director, or former officer or director of the National School Boards Association or the Southern Regional School Boards Association. The Board of Directors plans and is responsible for the annual delegate assembly and other meetings of the Association. The Board has general charge and control of the affairs of the Association and may act in all matters for the Association between sessions of the Delegate Assembly. Officers and Directors are elected each November during the Delegate Assembly at the NCSBA Annual Conference.

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Brenda Stephens President

Orange County

Amy Churchill President-Elect

Buncombe County

Earl Taylor Vice President

Onslow County

Lucy Edwards Treasurer

Northampton County

Billy Griffin Immediate Past President

Jones County


Coleman Barbour

Whiteville City

Patricia Burden

Wayne County

Thelma Byers-Bailey


Dot Cherry

Gaston County

Ed Dennison

Moore County

Mac Hodges

Beaufort County

Dr. Debbie Marsh

Mooresville Graded

Dr. Terri Mosley

Surry County

Christian Overton

Camden County

Darrell Pennell

Caldwell County

Dub Potts

Davie County

Barry Shoemaker

Cabarrus County

Jennifer Thompson

Cherokee Central

Steve Van Pelt


Carol Worley

Clinton City

Monte Herring

2019-2020 Raleigh Dingman Recipient Ex-Officio Columbus County

Past Presidents’ Council

Carr Ipock

2016-2017 President Craven County

Paige Sayles

2014-2015 President Franklin County

Shearra Miller

2013-2014 President Cleveland County

Evelyn Bulluck

2012-2013 President Nash/Rocky Mount

Chuck Francis

2011-2012 President Haywood County

Wendell Hall

2009-2010 President Hertford County

Linda Cranford

2004-2005 President Asheboro City

Leonard Peace

2000-2001 President Granville County

Dr. Christine Fitch

1996-1997 President Wilson County

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