Board of Social Services

Description: Two members are appointed by the Board of Commissioners - one citizen and one member of the Board of Commissioners. The board is charged with selecting the Director of Social Services and advising the County and municipalities in ways to improve the social conditions of the community. It consults with the Director of Social Services to solve problems and to plan the budget.

To learn more about this Commission, please visit the Board of Social Services website.

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Meeting Time and Date 4:00 pm Third Monday of every month Contact Person Lindsey Shewmaker
Meeting Place Hillsborough Commons Board Room Contact Phone 919-245-2817
Number of Positions 5 Contact E-Mail lshewmaker@orangecountync.gov
Terms Length 3 years 

Member Name and Term Information

VACANT Residency Req: At-Large  Special Representation: Board of Social Services Appointment 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 6/30/2021  Number of Terms:  

Jamezetta Bedford Residency Req: At-Large  Special Representation: County Commissioner or Citizen (BOCC Appointment) 
First Appointed: 12/14/2021  Current Appointment: 12/14/2021 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 12/31/2022  Number of Terms:  

Susie Enoch Residency Req: At-Large  Special Representation: Governor/Soc. Serv. Commission 
First Appointed: 11/16/2016  Current Appointment: 6/13/2019 
Township: Cheeks Expiration: 6/30/2022  Number of Terms:

Patricia Garavaglia Residency Req: At-Large  Special Representation: Governor/Soc.Serv.Commission 
First Appointed: 11/16/2016  Current Appointment: 7/1/2017 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2020  Number of Terms:

Jane Garrett Residency Req: At-Large  Special Representation: Citizen (BOCC Appointee) 
First Appointed: 10/6/2020  Current Appointment: 10/6/2020 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 6/30/2023  Number of Terms: