Current Officers and Life Members

Officers are elected at each annual meeting in November. The officers for this year, as well the members of the executive committee who each serve three-year terms are listed below. A database of past officers is also available.


Office Name Term Ends

Georgann Eubanks 
105 Jones Ferry Road, Unit T
Carrboro, NC 27510

(C) 919-454-7429

November 2019

John Blythe 
610 Creekstone Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27615
(H) 919-929-1008

November 2021
Director of the Office of Archives and History, Deputy Secretary of the DNCR

Dr. Darin Waters

Deputy Secretary for Archives, History and Parks
N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources

4610 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27601

Ex Officio

Executive Committee



Term Ends

Dr. Jerry Gershenhorn

Associate Professor
Department of History

202C Edmonds Classroom Building
North Carolina Central University
Durham, N.C. 27707
919-530-7932 (Work)

November 2016

November 2019

Tom Earnhardt 

2533 York Road
Raleigh, NC 27608
(C) 919-614-2910

November 2016

November 2019

Lorraine Hale Robinson

212 Metcalf Street
New Bern, NC 28562
(H) 252-638-5295

November 2016

November 2019

Michael Hill

3702 Chimney Ridge #207
Durham, N.C. 27713
919-807-7290 (Work)

November 2017

November 2020

Dr. James Martin, Sr.

Department of History, Criminal Justice and Political Science

P.O. Box 392
Buies Creek, N.C. 27506
910-893-1485 (Work)

November 2017

November 2020

Dr. David Dennard

Associate Professor
Department of History

A-220 Brewster Building
East Carolina University
1000 East 5th Street
Greenville, N.C. 27858-4353
252-355-7381 (Home)
252-328-4364 (Work)

November 2018

November 2021

Martha Walston

2019 St. Mary’s Street
Raleigh, N.C. 27608
919-833-4569 (Home)

November 2012 (Re-Elected in November 2015)

November 2018

Oscar Lewis

509 Melbourne Street
Durham, NC 27703

(H) 919-271-0450

November 2017 November 2020

Jesse Pope

PO Box 129
Linville, NC 28646

November 2017 November 2020

Dr. Michele Tracy Berger

93 Cynthia Lane
Pittsboro, NC 27312

(W) 919-962-3908

November 2018 November 2021

Debbie Moose

4804 Hadden Court
Raleigh, NC 27606

(H) 919-859-0760
(C) 919-302-1365

November 2018 November 2021

Life Members

Life memberships are available to individuals only at a rate of $800. Memberships can be purchased online or by mail.

  • Bass Farms, Inc., Spring Hope
  • Mr. Irwin Belk, Charlotte
  • Mrs. Karl Bishopric, Eden
  • Dr. James W. Clark, Raleigh
  • Mr. Walter Clark, Denver
  • Mr. James A. Clodfelter, Nashville, Tenn.
  • Dickson Foundation, Inc., Charlotte
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard Dillard Dixon III, Edenton
  • Mr. Douglas C. Fraker, Franklin, Ind.
  • Mr. J. W. Grisham, Chapel Hill
  • Mrs. Joseph H. Hayworth, High Point
  • High Point University, High Point
  • Mr. J. Myrick Howard, Raleigh
  • Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Hudgins, Charlotte
  • Mr. Jerome Janssen, Clinton
  • Dr. Thomas E. Jeffrey, Fords, N.J.
  • Dr. Doris King, Raleigh
  • Dr. Richard H. Kohn, Durham
  • Mr. Marvin B. Koonce Jr., Raleigh
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jay and Judy Lester, Chapel Hill
  • Ms. Margaret B. Maron, Willow Spring
  • Mr. D.G. Martin, Jr., Chapel Hill
  • Ms. Elizabeth Buford and Donald Mathews, Raleigh
  • William L. Mitchell, Oxford
  • Virginia Powell, Chapel Hill
  • Mr. Robert A. Ragan, Charlotte
  • Dr. Karen A. Ray and Dr. John L. Hill, Colerain
  • Mr. David T. Richardson, Vale
  • Lorraine Hale Robinson, New Bern
  • Mr. John Charles Rush, Raleigh
  • Mr. Robert G. Scruggs, Mill's River
  • Judge John W. Smith, Wilmington
  • Dr. Harry Watson, Chapel Hill
  • Dr. Pepper Worthington, Kinston
  • Ms. Catherine Bishir, Cary
  • Dr. Charles Marshall Ingram, Kenansville
  • Mr. Michael McFee, Durham
  • Ms. Elizabeth Sparrow, Greenville
  • Ms. Sarah Thuesen, Carrboro