Community service


Town of Chapel Hill (NC) hometown hero, 2007 and 2013


Town of Chapel Hill (NC) Council member, 2009–2013

In addition to Council responsibilities, he served on the following Boards:

  • Council committee on Boards and Commissions, Chair
  • Council committee on Economic Development, Member
  • Council budget committee, Member
  • Orange Water and Sewer Authority, Council liaison
  • Chapel Hill Public Library Foundation, Board member
  • Community Home Trust, Board member
  • Chapel Hill/Orange County Visitors Bureau, Board member

Town Boards served on prior to the Council include:

  • Orange Water and Sewer Authority, Board member, 2007–2009
  • Chapel Hill Public Library Building Committee, Member, 2006–2007 
  • Planning Board, Member, 2004–2007 
  • Citizens Budget and Finance Committee, Chair, 2004–2005
  • Horace Williams Citizens Committee, Vice-Chair, 2005–2006
  • Gimghoul Neighborhood Association, Board member and President, 1999-2007

Foundation Boards:

  • Chapel Hill Public Library Foundation, President, 2006–2009
  • Triangle Community Foundation, Entrepreneurs Partnership, Founding Chairman, 2004–2006