336.597.1752 edc@personcounty.net

Board of Directors


Person County Economic Development Commission:

Mr. David Newell, Sr., Chairman

Mr. Phillip Allen, Vice- Chairman

Mr. Derrick Sims, Secretary

Mr. Ernie Wood

Honorable Gordon Powell

Mr. Danny Talbert

Mr. Dale Reynolds

Mr. Donald Long

Ex-Officio Members*:

Ms. Heidi York
Person County Manager

Dr. Pamela Senegal
President, Piedmont Community College

Honorable Merilyn P. Newell
Mayor, City of Roxboro

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.