Democratic Elected Officials

The Orange County Democratic Party is proud of our Democratic elected officials. To find out more about our Democrats or the agencies they lead, click their respective hyperlinks.

For more information about ALL elected officials go to the Orange County Board of Elections website.

Federal Government

Representative David Price
U.S. House
2162 Rayburn Building
Washington, DC 20515
​Phone: 202-225-1784

North Carolina Council of State

Governor Roy Cooper Attorney General Adam Stein Secretary of State Elaine Marshall
State Auditor Beth Wood    

North Carolina General Assembly

State Senator Valerie Foushee  
State Representative Verla Insko
District 56
State Representative Graig Meyer
District 50

Orange County Board of Commissioners

Chair Mark Dorosin
District 1
Vice-Chair Penny Rich
District 1
Commissioner Barry Jacobs
Commissioner Mark Marcoplos
Commissioner Mia Burroughs
District 1
Commissioner Earl McKee
District 2
Commissioner Renee Price
District 2

Orange County Commissioners Website

Orange County County Officials

District Attorney Jim Woodall Sheriff Charles Blackwood
Register of Deeds Mark Chilton Clerk of Court Jamie Stanford


Mayor Lydia Lavelle Mayor Pro-Tempore Sammy Slade Alderman Jackie Gist
Alderman Randee Haven-O'Donnell Alderman Michelle Johnson Alderman Damon Seils

Carrboro Board of Aldermen Website

Chapel Hill

Mayor Pam Hemminger Councilor Sally Greene Mayor Pro-Tem Donna Bell
Councilor George Cianciolo Councilor Ed Harrison Councilor Maria Palmer

Councilor Jessica Anderson

Councilor Michael Parker

Councilor Nancy Oates

Chapel Hill Town Council Website


Mayor Tom Stevens Mayor Pro-Tempore Kathleen Ferguson Commissioner Brian Lowen
Commissioner Jenn Weaver Commissioner Evelyn Lloyd

Commissioner Mark Bell

Hillsborough Town Board Website

Chapel Hill/Carrboro Board of Education

James Barrett, Chair Rani Dasi, Vice Chair

Joal Hall Broun

Annetta Streater Pat Heinrich

Margaret Samuels

Chapel Hill/Carrboro Board of Education Website

Orange County Board of Education

Stephen Halkiotis, Chair Tony McKnight, Vice Chair Donna Coffee
Brenda Stephens

Tom Carr

Michael Hood

Orange County Schools Board of Education Website

Orange County Judges – Prosectorial District 16B

Superior Court

District Court

  • Chief District Court Judge Joe Buckner
  • District Court Judge Jay Bryan
  • District Court Judge Beverly Scarlett
  • District Court Judge S
  • District Court Judge Sherri Murrell

District Court Judges Website

Soil & Water Conservation Supervisors

  • Chris Hogan (2010-14), Chair
  • Morris L. Shambley (2010-14)
  • Roger Tate (2012-16)

Soil and Water Conservation Supervisors Website