Board of Social Services

The Board of Social Services establishes county policies for the programs established by General Statute in conformity with the rules and regulations of the Social Services Commission and under the supervision of the Department of Human Resources.

Member Information

Douglas SmithChairEmail Douglas Smith704-633-90007/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
Jim SidesVice-ChairEmail Jim SidesN/A7/1/2019 - 6/30/2022
DeeDee WrightMemberN/AN/A7/1/2018 - 6/30/2021
Judy KlusmanMemberN/AN/A7/1/2020 - 6/30/2023
Lisa DavisMemberN/AN/A7/29/2020 - 6/30/2023

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  1. Board Meetings
  2. Meeting Calendar

The Rowan County Department of Social Service Board meets the fourth Tuesday of each month except in December.  All changes to the schedule will be publicly posted in advance.  Meetings are held in the Large Conference Room in the Social Services building at 1813 E. Innes Street, Salisbury. 

Any person who wishes to address the board or needs an accommodation in order to participate in the meeting should contact Amy Wagoner (704-216-8400) at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.

Currently, board meetings are held in person with a ZOOM capability.  You may access the meetings via ZOOM using this link: