Council Members

Wendell “Dell” Murphy

Chairman
Agriculture Commissioner Appointee

Duplin County

10/2019 – 9/2023

James “Jim” Harrell III

Vice Chairman              House Speaker Appointee

Wake County

10/2022 – 9/2026

Owen Andrews

Senate Pro Tem Appointee

Craven County

10/2020 – 9/2024

 

John “Austin” Barnhill

House Speaker Appointee

Wake County

10/2020 – 9/2024

 

M.S. Brown III

House Speaker Appointee

Wake County

10/2022 – 9/2026

 

John “JT” Thomas Coley, V

WRC Chair Appointee

Wake County

10/2021 – 9/2025

Michael “Mikey” Nye Fulk

Governor Appointee

Rowan County 

10/2021 – 9/2025

Kevin Howell

Senate Pro Tem Appointee

Transylvania County 

10/2021 – 9/2025

Channing Jones

Senate Pro Tem Appointee

Robeson County

10/2022 – 9/2026

Gordon S. Myers

Governor Appointee

Onslow County 

10/2020 – 9/2024

Harry Shaw

House Speaker Appointee

New Hanover County

10/2021 – 9/2025

Mitch St. Clair

Governor Appointee

Beaufort County 

10/2022 – 9/2026

Aaron Thomas

Senate Pro Tem Appointee

Robeson County 

10/2022 – 9/2026