County Administration

The County Manager, appointed by the Board of Commissioners, serves as the Chief Executive of the county government and maintains responsibility for administering all departments under the general control of the seven-member Board of Commissioners. The manager provides professional advice to the board on matters of importance to the operation of the county government.

In addition, the manager and his leadership team are responsible for the development of county’s annual operating budget. The budget serves as a policy document, financial plan, and operations guide for our county government.

Contact Us

Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm

Mike Stephens
County Manager

Gail Edwards
Executive Assistant

Natalie Carroll
Special Projects Coordinator

111 Washington Street
Whiteville, NC  28472

(910) 640-6630
(910) 640-1654 fax