336.597.1752 edc@personcounty.net

Board of Directors


Person County Economic Development Commission:

Mr. David Newell, Sr., Chairman

Honorable Gordon Powell

Mr. Donald Long

Mr. Phillip Allen, Vice- Chairman

Honorable Merilyn P. Newell

Mr. Danny Talbert

Mr. Derrick Sims, Secretary

Mr. Ernie Wood

Mr. Dale Reynolds

Ex-Officio Members*:

Ms. Heidi York
Person County Manager

Dr. Pamela Senegal
President, Piedmont Community College

Mr. Brooks Lockhart
City of Roxboro Manager

Dr. Claudia Berryhill (not pictured)
Agricultural/Farm Community Representative

*Ex Officio members do not have voting rights with the exception of the County Manager who may vote in the absence of the appointed Commissioner.