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Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

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Matthew Ridenhour
980-314-2877

Matthew Ridenhour, District 5

 District 5 Representative and Chair of the Economic Development Committee​ 

Matthew Ridenhour, representing District 5, is serving his third term on the Mecklenburg Board of County Commissioners.

A native Charlottean, he is a graduate of Charlotte Christian School, and is an Eagle Scout. Mr Ridenhour served for 11 years in the Marine Corps, and his service includes two tours in the Anbar Province of Iraq. He is a risk manager for FIS Global, where he manages a team of risk analysts responsible for providing third-party risk and compliance services for financial institutions.

Matthew graduated with a BA from AIU in Atlanta, and is currently pursuing his MBA with Liberty University.

He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Heroes Fund, an organization which provides grants to military members and veterans facing financial difficulties. He serves on the Board of Directors for the May 20th Society, a local historical preservation society. He is also the Chair of the Board of Directors of Steele Creek Preparatory Academy, a charter school opening in 2019.

He and his wife, Abby, have a little girl and little boy who keep them very busy, and a dog named Marlowe. In their free time, they enjoy going to the Whitewater Center, attending shows at the Blumenthal, and running 5Ks.
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Address

Mailing Address:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:

Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center
600 East 4th Street
Charlotte, NC 28202
Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Matthew Ridenhour
980-314-2877