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Statesville Citizens are appointed to serve on a variety of commissions and committee that are very important to the working of our City. If you are interested in serving on a commission, download the form (Volunteer Form Download) or contact the Assistant Deputy Clerk for a Volunteer Application Form by calling 704-878-3583 or by email.

ABC Board
Meets 4th Tuesday of the month at 11:00 a.m. at the ABC Store located at 311 S. Center Street
Members are appointed for 3-year terms by Mayor & Council, Sec. 6.1 of the City Charter
Members
Michelle Rokes
David Pope
Ron Matthews
Council Liaison - Jap Johnson

Airport Commission
Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at the Statesville Regional Airport at noon.
Members are appointed for 3-year terms by City Council.
Members
Stephen Johnson - Council Appointee/Chair
David Alexander - Vice Chair
Todd Bodell
David Bullins
Mike Colyer
Robert Saltzman
County Appointee - Gene Houpe
Staff Liaison - John Ferguson email

Board of Adjustment
Meets as needed in the City Hall Council Chambers at 12:30 p.m.
Members are appointed for 3-year terms by City Council
A Quasi-judicial body which meets to consider appeals of Planning staff orders or decisions, as well as requests for variances from the regulations confined within the Zoning Ordinance.
Members
David Steele - Chair
David Aman - Vice-Chair
Gurney Wike
Bill Winters
George Simon
Larry Rosenfeld
Wayne Miller - Alternate
Wilbur Jones - Alternate
Council Liaison - Roy West
Staff Liaison: Andrew Ventresca email

Civil Service Board
Meets as needed. Members are appointed for 3-year terms by a Senior Resident Judge.
Members
Clark Tew
W. Carey Parker
Frances Hasan
Dustin McCrary
Vermel Moore

Community Appearance Commission
Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month at the Statesville Fitness & Activity Center at noon.
Members are appointed by the Mayor for three-year terms.
Members
Anne Rhyne, Chair
Ellie McMillian
Tammy McElfresh
Ann Speaks
Craig Romeo
Debbie Workman
Kelly Sheeks
Elizabeth Sheeks
Sherry Harris
Council Liaison - Keith Williams
Partners - DSDC - Marin Tomlin
Staff Liaison - Lynn Miller email

Design Review Committee
The Design Review Committee (DRC) reviews changes made in the CB (Central Business), CBP (Community Business Perimeter) and the Downtown Municipal Service District.
The DRC meets on the second Thursday of each month at 2 p.m. in the third floor Conference Room of the Statesville City Hall, 227 South Center Street. The public is invited to attend these meetings.
Members
Chuck Goode - Chair
Bryan George - Vice-Chair
Lisa McBane
Rebecca Jones
John Marshall
Council Liaison - Doris Allison
Staff Liaison - Marci Sigmon e-mail

Historic Preservation Commission
Meets the 4th Thursday of each month in the City Hall Council Chambers at 7:00 p.m.
Members are appointed for three-year terms by City Council, Chpt. 22, Sec. 65.20
Members
Jonathan Dearman - Chair
Agnes Wanman - Vice Chair
Richard Boyd Jr.
Donna McMillan
Billie Chrystler
Brittany Hill
David Richardson
Barry Edwards
Glenn Setzer
Council Liaison - John Staford
Staff Liaison - Marci Sigmon e-mail

Human Relations Commission
This committee is endorsed by the City of Statesville, but is not a City-sponsored board. It meets monthly on the third Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Unity Center, 1145 Salisbury Rd. For more information, contact HRC Chairperson Gary West at 704-682-1767.
Download a copy of the Human Relations Commission Brochure.

Planning Board
Meets the 4th Tuesday of each month in the City Hall Council Chambers at 7:00 p.m.
Members appointed for 3-year terms by City Council (6) and County Commissioners (2)
Reviews and makes recommendations on planning policies, ordinances, and procedures; advises City Council on the means for carrying out these plans; considers Zoning Ordinance text changes, changes in the zoning designation of properties; major development proposals and major subdivisions of property.
Members
Mark Tart- Chair
Bo Walker – Vice Chair (ETJ Rep)
Bernard Robertson
Brian Long
Don Daniel
Todd Lange
Charlotte Reid
Rosetta Williams - Alternate
Tammy Wyatt - Alternate
Council Liaison - William Morgan
Staff Liaison - Andrew Ventresca email

Statesville Housing Authority
Meets the 4th Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the boardroom of the Statesville Housing Authority office located at 110 W. Allison Street.
Members are appointed by the Mayor for five-year terms.
Members
Josh Dailey
John Gallina
Raylla Murray
Diane Fletcher
Bernadeane Moton

Stormwater Advisory Commission
The SWAC will meet once or twice per month for the first 9-12 months. Members are appointed for 3-year staggered terms by City Council. This Commission would become educated and knowledgeable about stormwater in Statesville so as to evaluate a stormwater utility and its formulation. This Commission would bring a citizen's perspective to the Commission, City staff, and Council on related stormwater management issues as they affect stormwater quantity, quality, the City and its citizens.
Members
Mary Katherine Harbin
David Reese
Arthur Peacock
Chad Lackey
Daniel Pope
Steve Knight
Phillip Myers
Brian Long (non-voting member)
Council Liasion - Michael Johnson
Staff Liaison - Derek Slocum email