Domestic Violence Commission

The Domestic Violence Commission consists of 39 members, who reflect the geographic and cultural regions of the State. The purpose of the Commission is to (i) assess statewide needs related to domestic violence, (ii) assure that necessary services, policies, and programs are provided to those in need, (iii) strengthen the existing domestic violence programs which have been established pursuant to G.S. 50B-9 and are funded through the Domestic Violence Center Fund, and (iv) recommend new domestic violence programs.

Meeting Dates

February 15, 2019
May 17, 2019
August, 2019
October 18, 2019


Council Members 

Christy Agner The Honorable Dean M. Tolson April Burgess-Johnson (Chair)

The Honorable David Byrd

Antonia M. Childs  Cathey Cloninger Jacqueline Dienemann

Saira Estrada

Julia B. Freeman Erica S. Gallion Angela L. Harris

Cassandra Hoekstra

Cheryl Howell Holly Jones The Honorable Maureen Kruger 

Gregory Light

The Honorable Rudy Locklear  Dana Mangum Jasmine McGhee

Jessica Middlebrooks

Hans Miller  The Honorable Robert M. Wilkins Dawn ‘Kriquette’ Davis

Annette Taylor

Michael Phillips Vicky Pait Starleen Scott-Robbins

Dare Spicer 

Mary Catherine Stevens Pamela T. Thompson  



Meeting Minutes

October 20, 2017  DV Meeting Minutes Approved
February 9, 2018 DV Meeting Minutes Approved