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

Dr. Rodney Peterson (not pictured)
Superintendent, Person County Schools

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.