Animal Services Advisory Board

Description: 

The charge of the Animal Services Advisory Board is to advise the Board of County Commissioners on matters of concern regarding animal issues and animals services in Orange County.  To work with the Animal Services Director (or designee) on various policy concerns and issues regarding County animal services.  To carry out duty to hear Potentially Dangerous Dog Declaration appeals as prescribed by N.C. Gen. Stat. 67-4.1.  Position #1 "Veterianarian from Health Board", may serve 3 terms to coincide with the Board of Health terms.

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Meeting Time and Date 6:30 pm-8:00 pm Third Wed. each month Contact Person Bob Marotto
Meeting Place Community Room of the Animal Services Facility Contact Phone 919-968-2287
Number of Positions 13 Contact E-Mail bmarotto@orangecountync.gov
Terms Length 3 years 

Member Name and Term Information

Evelyn Daniel Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Town of Carrboro 
First Appointed: 6/19/2018  Current Appointment: 6/19/2018 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:

Susan Elmore Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Veterinarian from Health Board (3 terms) 
First Appointed: 9/21/2010  Current Appointment: 6/20/2017 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms:

Diane Fentress Obeid Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Non-Municipality 
First Appointed: 6/20/2017  Current Appointment: 6/20/2017 
Township: Cedar Grove Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms:

Casey Ferrell Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Non-Municipality 
First Appointed: 3/19/2019  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:

Beth Grooms Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Certified Animal Handler/Trainer/Technician 
First Appointed: 2/18/2014  Current Appointment: 6/7/2016 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2019  Number of Terms:

Maureane Hoffman, Chair Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Animal Welfare/Animal Advocacy 
First Appointed: 9/16/2014  Current Appointment: 6/20/2017 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms:

Molly Mullin, Vice-Chair Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Animal Welfare/Animal Advocacy 
First Appointed: 3/3/2015  Current Appointment: 6/20/2017 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms:

Lee Pickett Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Veterinarian 
First Appointed: 9/4/2018  Current Appointment: 9/4/2018 
Township: Eno Expiration: 6/30/2019  Number of Terms:  

Amanda Schwoerke Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Town of Chapel Hill 
First Appointed: 6/19/2018  Current Appointment: 6/19/2018 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:

Bryan Stuart Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Town of Hillsborough 
First Appointed: 9/4/2018  Current Appointment: 9/4/2018 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:

Edmund Tiryakian Resid. Require:   Special Repr: At-Large 
First Appointed: 6/7/2016  Current Appointment: 6/7/2016 
Township: Little River Expiration: 6/30/2019  Number of Terms:

Lucia Welborne Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Animal Welfare/Animal Advocacy 
First Appointed: 3/19/2019  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Bingham Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:

Lisa Wells Resid. Require:   Special Repr: Owner/Manager Retail Pet Services 
First Appointed: 9/4/2018  Current Appointment: 9/4/2018 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms: