Quentin Jackson

Title: Council Member

Municipality: Town of Hertford

Position Interested In: Second Vice President; District Representative (District 1)

Tell us why you would like to serve in a leadership position at the League. In particular, specify goals you would like to accomplish as an officer or board member and indicate how, if attained, they will help to achieve Vision 2030 – the League’s future vision of how cities and towns will operate in 2030.

I would like to serve the League and to serve my district, most of you know me because I'm a face that you always see.


Tell us about your experience as a municipal official. You may want to include information on your service on the municipal governing body, other related boards and special areas of interest.

  • Elected in 2017 (Youngest Ever Elected) City Council

  • Elected Mayor Pro Tem 2018 (Youngest Ever Elected)

  • County Communications Board

  • Economic Development Board

  • Hazard Mitigation Plan committee

Tell us about your educational background, professional experience, and/or community or civic activities. 

  • Graduate Of Perquimans County High School Class of 2003

  • Sat. Mechanic (31R) U.S. Army

  • East Carolina University Graduate 2008

  • Pitt Community College Graduate 2009

  • NAACP Economic Development chair (currently)

  • DMO Member

  • Y.E.O Member

  • Eastern NC Civic Group (member)

  • Brotherhood Masonic Lodge 103 (officer)

  • American Legion Post 223 (Officer)

  • Perquimans County Chamber of Commerce (member)

  • Melton Grove Missionary Baptist Church

  • National Black caucus of Local elected official

  • Carolina Independent Automobile Dealers Association (member)

  • Owner-Operator independent Drivers association


Have You Participated in Any NCLM Events or Committees? 

  • CityVision Annual Conference

  • Town & State Dinner or Town Hall Days

  • Advocacy Goals Conference

  • Regional Meetings

  • Legislative Lobby Days

  • Legislative Action Committees

  • Affiliate Organizations: 

    • NC B.E.M.O 2017- present

    • Young Elected Municipal Officials 2018-present

    • NLC Crime and Public safety 2017-Present

    • NLC small cities council 2017- present

Please provide any other information you would like the Nominations Committee to consider.

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