Executive Committee


Mike Forte


Commissioner (Vice-Chairman), Brunswick County

Phone: (910) 253-2017 (W); (973) 931-0144 (M)

Email: commissioner.forte@brunswickcountync.gov


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Lynn Barbee

CFCOG Secretary / Treasurer

Mayor, Town of Carolina Beach
(New Hanover Co. Municipality)

Phone: 919-395-6114 (M)

Email: lynn.barbee@carolinabeach.org

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Jackie Newton

Commissioner (Vice-Chairwoman), Pender County

Phone: (910) 619-4692 (M)

Email: janewton@pendercountync.gov

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Janet "Jan" Dawson

Commissioner, Town of Burgaw
(Pender Co. Municipal)

Phone: (910) 259-3149 (H)

Email: beanie@att.net

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Teresa Batts

Mayor, Town of Surf City
(Member At-Large)

Phone: (910) 620-0530 (M)

Email: tbatts@surfcitync.gov


BC Leland Bozeman

Brenda Bozeman

CFCOG Vice-Chair

Mayor, Town of Leland
(Brunswick Co. Municipal)

Phone: 910-279-2274 (M)

Email: bbozeman@townofleland.com

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Bill Rivenbark

Commissioner (Chair), New Hanover County

Phone: (910) 798-7260 (W)

Email: brivenbark@nhcgov.com



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Lavern Coleman

Commissioner (Vice-Chairman), Columbus County

Phone: (910) 840-1863 (M)

Email: lcoleman@columbusco.org

Grate, Mayor Pro-Tem Lamont

Lamont Grate

Mayor Pro-Tem, Town of Tabor City
(Columbus Co. Municipal)

Phone: (910) 625-7966 (M) (910) 653-6827 (H)

Email: lamontsummerhome@gmail.com



The Executive Committee is the governing board of the Cape Fear Council of Governments.  Unless otherwise noted, the Executive Committee meets at 11:00 AM at the Cape Fear Council of Governments office at 1480 Harbour Drive in Wilmington.

  • Monday, February 12*
  • Monday, May 13*
  • Monday, June 10*
  • Monday, August 12*
  • Monday, October 14*
  • Monday, December 9*

The Annual General Membership Meeting of the Cape Fear Council of Governments will be held in person at 101 Stone Chimney Supply, NC on Thursday, February 29th at 6:30 PM.

Registration information to come.


* Remote participation option will be generally available for regular meetings. No remote access will be available for the annual general membership meeting.


Date Documents
February 12 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
February 29 (Annual Meeting) Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
May 13 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
June 10 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
August 12 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
October 14 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
December 9 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes