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Board of Social Services

The Henderson County Board of Social Services is a five-member Board comprised of two members appointed by the NC  Social Services Commission, two members appointed by the Henderson County Board of Commissioners, and one member elected by the Board.  Members may serve two three-year terms.

Current Board Members are:

Penny Summey, Chair


Melinda Lowrance, Vice-Chair


Jennifer Hensley, D.C., Member


Jerry Rice, Member


John Boyd, Member

Left to right:  Boyd, Summey, Lowrance, Hendley, Rice
Board Vision Statement:

To ensure individuals and families seeking assistance receive efficient and effective service, to advocate for their needs, to advise the Director of Social Services, and to keep the people of Henderson County informed as to Department of Social Services programs and goals.

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