Board & Officers

The activities of the NCLGBA are governed by a Board comprised of the following positions:

  • President
  • First Vice-President
  • Second Vice-President
  • Third Vice-President
  • Secretary
  • Treasurer
  • Marketing Coordinator
  • Immediate Past President
  • 2 At-Large Representatives from Municipal Governments
  • 2 At-Large Representatives from County Governments


Representatives of those groups that have formal relationships with NCLGBA attend meetings of the Board and Planning Committee and assist with planning and decisions.  The NCLGBA Board assigns additional responsibilities as needed to members volunteering to offer assistance.

Current NCLGBA Officers (2022-23)

PositionNameJurisdiction
PresidentBrian PahleCity of Hendersonville
First Vice PresidentHeather CurryCity of Asheville
Second Vice PresidentMegan PowellWithersRavenel
Third Vice PresidentJanice HillanbrandCity of Winston-Salem
SecretaryJanet SchaferGaston County
TreasurerAaron BrownWake County
Marketing CoordinatorLauren BruneCity of Asheville
At-Large Municipal RepresentativeKeyana WalstonCity of Rocky Mount
At-Large Municipal RepresentativePat MadejCity of Durham (at time of appointment)
At-Large County RepresentativeJennifer WilsonLenoir County
At-Large County RepresentativeVincent RobertsGuilford County
Immediate Past PresidentPaarth MehtaWake County

Additional Representatives

OrganizationRepresentative
NC Association of County CommissionersDenise Canada
NC League of MunicipalitiesChris Nida
UNC School of GovernmentBill Rivenbark