Advisory Boards

More than 300 citizens serve on the advisory boards that advise County Government and local agencies on many topics. A listing of Advisory Boards, Members, Vacancies, and Applications can be found here. 

General Information

You are encouraged to research the various advisory boards and their meeting schedules to determine what time commitment is involved for board members. Advisory board meeting schedules vary and are open to the public. Attending one of the meetings may assist you in learning more about an advisory board's function.

Appointment Process

Submitted board applications are considered by the Board of Commissioners during the first meeting in the month.  Applications must be received by the Clerk to the Board by 5 p.m. the second Friday prior to the meeting. Please feel free to contact the Clerk to the Board at 704-216-8180 with any questions. After the Commission meeting, all applicants are notified of the Board's decision.