Executive Committee

Brunswick County Commissioner Mike Forte

Mike Forte


Commissioner (Vice-Chairman), Brunswick County

Phone: (910) 253-2017 (w); (973) 931-0144 (m)

Email: commissioner.forte@brunswickcountync.gov


NHC Wilmington Rivenbark

Charles "Charlie" Rivenbark

CFCOG Secretary / Treasurer

Council Member, City of Wilmington
(New Hanover Co. Municipal)

Phone: (910) 200-5244 (M) (910) 332-1643 (W)

Email: charlie.rivenbark@wilmingtonnc.gov

PC Jackie Newton

Jackie Newton

Commissioner (Chairwoman), Pender County

Phone: (910) 619-4692 (M)

Email: janewton@pendercountync.gov

Burgaw Jan Dawson

Janet "Jan" Dawson

Commissioner, Town of Burgaw
(Pender Co. Municipal)

Phone: (910) 259-3149 (H)

Email: beanie@att.net

PC Surf City Batts

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

NHC Dane Scalise.2

Dane Scalise

Commissioner, New Hanover County

Phone: (910) 798-7259 (W)

Email: dscalise@nhcgov.com



CC Coleman

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, January 9*
  • Monday, March 13*
  • Monday, May 8*
  • Monday, June 12*
  • Monday, August 14*
  • Monday, October 9*
  • Monday, December 11*

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 23rd 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
January 9 Agenda, Minutes
February 23 (Annual Meeting) Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
March 13 Agenda, Minutes
May 8 Agenda, Minutes
June 12 Agenda, Minutes
August 14 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
October 9 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes
December 11 Agenda, DRAFT Minutes