Animal Services Hearing Panel Pool

Description: To hear appeals from violations of the Orange County Code of Ordinances, Chapter 4 (“Animal Control Ordinance”), as provided in the Orange County Code of Ordinances, Section 4-53 Appeals. To hear appeals as prescribed by N.C. Gen. Stat. §67-4.1(c). To protect the health, safety and welfare of Orange County residents and the animals residing in Orange County. Conduct fair and impartial hearings of appeals of potentially dangerous dog declaration and any other appeals as may be required by the Animal Control Ordinance.

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Meeting Time and Date As Needed Contact Person Bob Marotto
Meeting Place Contact Phone 919-968-2287
Number of Positions 18 Contact E-Mail bmarotto@orangecountync.gov
Terms Length 3 years 

Member Name and Term Information

VACANT Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Veterinarian 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:  

VACANT Resid. Require: Hillsborough  Special Repr: Town of Hillsborough 
First Appointed:   Current Appointment:  
  Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:  

Jean Austin Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large Unincorporated County 
First Appointed: 3/22/2016  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Cheeks Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:

Matthew Bonds Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large 
First Appointed: 11/1/2018  Current Appointment: 11/1/2018 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms:  

Debra Cunningham Resid. Require: Carrboro  Special Repr: Town of Carrboro 
First Appointed: 3/20/2018  Current Appointment: 3/20/2018 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:

Beth Grooms Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Animal Services Advisory Board Member 
First Appointed: 3/22/2016  Current Appointment: 3/20/2018 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:

Bonnie Hauser Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large 
First Appointed: 9/5/2017  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Bingham Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:

Cathy Munnier Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large Unincorporated County 
First Appointed: 3/22/2016  Current Appointment: 3/21/2017 
Township: Eno Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms:

Allan Polak Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Public Safety Field 
First Appointed: 3/19/2019  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:  

Krista Reddington Resid. Require: Hillsborough  Special Repr: Town of Hillsborough 
First Appointed: 3/20/2018  Current Appointment: 3/20/2018 
Township: Hillsborough Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:

Meggie Romick Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large 
First Appointed: 3/19/2019  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:  

Charley Rowe Resid. Require: Chapel Hill  Special Repr: Town of Chapel Hill 
First Appointed: 9/5/2017  Current Appointment: 9/5/2017 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms:

Amanda Schwoerke Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Animal Services Advisory Board Member 
First Appointed: 11/1/2016  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:

Brenda Baldwin Scott Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: At-Large Unincorporated County 
First Appointed: 3/22/2016  Current Appointment: 3/20/2018 
Township: Eno Expiration: 3/31/2021  Number of Terms:

Laurie Smith Resid. Require: Chapel Hill  Special Repr: Town of Chapel Hill 
First Appointed: 9/20/2016  Current Appointment: 3/19/2019 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2022  Number of Terms:

Edmund Tiryakian Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Animal Services Advisory Board Member 
First Appointed: 4/19/2016  Current Appointment: 3/21/2017 
Township: Little River Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms:

Michelle Walker Resid. Require: Carrboro  Special Repr: Town of Carrboro 
First Appointed: 3/22/2016  Current Appointment: 3/22/2016 
Township: Chapel Hill Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms:

Tony Whitaker Resid. Require: Orange County  Special Repr: Public Health Field 
First Appointed: 9/6/2016  Current Appointment: 3/21/2017 
Township: Little River Expiration: 3/31/2020  Number of Terms: