On August 12, 2019, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution reestablishing the New Hanover County Commission for Women. The Commission is to act as an advocate for women and as a resource on information on the status of women in New Hanover County for the County Commissioners and City Council members. Wilmington City Council adopted a Resolution supporting the reestablishment of the New Hanover County Commission for Women on November 19, 2019.
Eleven (11) members will serve three (3) year staggered terms.
- Five (5) appointed by City Council
- Five (5) appointed by New Hanover County Board of Commissioners
- CEO or designee, from the Lower Cape Fear YWCA
Term to Expire On:
|Bridget Tarrant||City Council||02/18/2022|
|Jane Birnbach||City Council||02/18/2022|
|Kimberly Spader||City Council||03/17/2021|
|Kathryn Wandling||City Council||03/17/2021|
|Kristi Baker||NHC Bd. of Commissioners||10/31/2022|
|Sheila Evans||NHC Bd. of Commissioners||10/31/2022|
|Bhairavi Jeganathan||NHC Bd. of Commissioners||10/31/2022|
|Dr. Stephanie Johnson||NHC Bd. of Commissioners||10/31/2020|
|Natosha Vincent||NHC Bd. of Commissioners||10/31/2021|
|Velva Jenkins||Lower Cape Fear YWCA CEO||10/31/2022|