NC Domestic Violence Commission

NC Domestic Violence Commission

History of the Commission

The NC Domestic Violence Commission supports domestic violence survivors statewide by approving court-ordered domestic violence intervention programs, evaluating services, policies & programs provided to survivors, and recommending new programs.

2022 Annual Report

DOA Division for Women & Youth Involvement

About the Commission

The Domestic Violence Commission consists of 38 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 that have been established pursuant to G.S. 50B-9 and are funded through the Domestic Violence Center Fund
  • (iv) recommend new domestic violence programs

Meeting Information

 

2023 Meeting Dates
Feb. 10, 2023 at 10 a.m.
May 12, 2023 at 10 a.m.
Aug. 18, 2023 at 10 a.m.
Nov. 3, 2023 at 10 a.m.

 

Meeting Minutes
Aug. 26, 2022 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
May 13, 2022 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved 
Feb. 25, 2022 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
Oct. 22, 2021 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
Aug. 20, 2021 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved 
June 4, 2021 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved 
Feb. 19, 2021 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved 
Oct. 23, 2020 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
Aug. 28, 2020 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
May 15, 2020 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved
Feb. 13, 2020 DV Commission Meeting Minutes Approved

 

2023 Commission Members

Member Name
Deborah Weissman (chair)
Tiffany Bell
Shelby Benton
Dr. Jada Brooks
A.W. Burgess
April Burgess-Johnson
Cathy Cloninger
Kriquette Davis
Dr. Kim Eagle
David Elliott
Jessica Englert
Saira Estrada
Karen Fairley
Carianne Fisher
LaKiera Grimes
Regina Gurley
Cheryl Howell
Holly Jones
Sarah Kirkman
Hon. Nathaniel Knust
Kathleen Lockwood
Denise Mazza
TeAndra Miller
Elizabeth Outten
Ricky Parks
Krishana Polite
Dr. Angelia Riggsbee
Starleen Scott-Robinson
Sheriff Gregory Seabolt
Joetta Shepherd
Hon. Terri Sharp
Hon. Christine Strader
Sheriff Christopher Thomas
Carolina Valand
Amedia Vaughan-Jones
Sarah Owens Weeks