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Mailing Address:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Andrew Fair

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Key Initiatives​

 Executive Team

County Manager

Dena R. Diorio
Portrait Dena Diorio
  • Create Affordable Housing
  • Enhance Parks & Greenways
  • Meck Pre-K Initiative
  • Equity & Inclusion Initiative

Deputy County Manager

Michael Bryant
Portrait of Michael Bryant
  • Countywide Reappraisal
  • Enhance Procurement Services
  • Employee Performance Management

Deputy County Manager

Leslie Johnson
Portrait of Leslie Johnson
  • Environmental Leadership
  • Park & Recreation Enhancements
  • Small Business Relief Grants

Deputy County Manager

Chief of Staff

Derrick Ramos
Portrait of Derrick Ramos
  • Enhance County/Library Security
  • Reduce County Energy usage
  • Reduce Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Criminal Justice

Deputy County Manager

Consolidated Human Services Agency Director

Anthony Trotman
Portrait of Anthony Trotman
  • HHS Integrated Services
  • Assist parents via Empowering Fathers Program
  • Implement the MeckSuccess Initiative

 Department Directors

Asset and Facilities Management

Mark P. Hahn
Portrait Mark Hahn
  • Bringing Mecklenburg County to You
  • Enhance Security of County/Library Facilities
  • Capital Construction Projects

Attorney's Office

Tyrone C. Wade
Portrait Tyrone Wade​​
  • Establish Legal Department
  • Manage/Coordinate Lawsuits
  • Privacy and Compliance

Board of Elections

Michael Dickerson
Portrait Michael Dickerson​​
  • Election Law Changes
  • Complete Scheduled Elections
  • Precinct Official Training

Community Resources

Yulonda Griffin
  • Health and Human Services Integration Initiative
  • Meck Works
  • Community Resource Centers

Community Support Services

Stacy M. Lowry
Portrait Stacy Lowry
  • ​​​Strengthen Interventions
  • Housing and Homelessness
  • Health and Human Services Integration Initiative

County Assessor's Office

Kenneth Joyner
Portrait Kenneth Joyner​​
  • Countywide Reappraisal Strategy
  • Equity and Inclusion
  • Efficiencies within Personal Property Division

Criminal Justice Services

Sonya Harper
Portrait Sonya Harper
  • Racial and Ethnic Disparities
  • Safety and Justice Challenge
  • Criminal Justice Advisory Group

Department of Social Services

John Eller
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Aging and Disability Services Collaborative
  • Family First Prevention Service Act

Economic Development Office

Peter Zeiler
Portrait Peter Zeiler​​
  • Small Business Loan Fund Utilization
  • Business Diversity & Inclusion Program Evaluation
  • Business Attraction Program

Financial Services Department

David Boyd
Portrait David
  • Improve Department Operating Efficiency
  • Improve Communications
  • Increase Value of Procurement Services

Health Department

Raynard Washington
Portrait Raynard Washington​​
  • Health and Human Services Integration Initiative
  • Community Health and Safety
  • Community HIV Prevention

Human Resources

Keisha Young
Portrait Keisha Young​​
  • County Compensation Plan
  • Promote Mecklenburg County
  • Employee Benefits Program
Work Plan Coming Soon​​

Information Technology Services

Keith G. Gregg
Portrait Keith Gregg​​
  • Protect and Secure County Technology
  • Mature the ITS Organization
  • Resident Responsive Platform

Internal Audit

Terry Thompson
Portrait Felicia Stokes​​
  • Execute FY2022 Audit Plan
  • Develop and execute a Strategic IT Audit Plan
  • Improvement of Internal Audit
Work Plan Coming Soon


Ebenezer S. Gujjarlapudi
Portrait Ebenezer S. Gujjarlapudi​​
  • Financial Strategy for Storm Water and Solid Waste
  • Capital Improvement Plan
  • Systems for Plan Review

Medical Examiner's Office

Thomas D. Owens, MD
Portrait Thomas Owens​​
  • Plan and Prepare for Possible Mass Fatality Event
  • ABMDI Certifications
  • Morgue Cooler Expansion

Park & Recreation

Lee Jones
Portrait Lee Jones​​
  • New Park Facilities
  • Ongoing Maintenance and Renovations
  • Historic Latta Revisited

Public Information

Danny Diehl
Portrait Danny Diehl​​
  • Upgrade and Enhance Web
  • Strategic Communication for Pandemic Response
  • Community Engagement

Register of Deeds

Honorable Fredrick Smith
  • Birth Records Preservation
  • Remote Birth Certificate Application
  • Historical Slave Deed Project


Gary L. McFadden
Portrait of Gary L. McFadden​​
  • Assuming Responsibility for the Police Services
  • Behavior Health Training
  • Civil Distubance Training

Office of the Tax Collector

Neal Dixon
Portrait Neal Dixon​​
  • Refine Enforced Collections Policy and Procedures
  • Departmental Forms Review
  • Equity and Inclusion


Mailing Address:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:

Valerie Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive
Charlotte, NC 28208
Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.


Andrew Fair