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Boards, committees, and commission members aid the governing process by keeping Buncombe County in touch with the ideas and attitudes of its citizens. They help provide direction for the allocation of funds, the provision of human services, protection of citizens, property and our natural resources. The input of the citizens is vitally important to the success of our County.

Current Boards & Commissions

Learn more about each of Buncombe County's Boards & Commissions

Vacancies & Applications

View board vacancies & download an application to join a board or committee

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Table: Board Vacancies
Board or CommissionVacancies/RequirementsApplication Deadline
Nursing Home Community Advisory CommitteeOngoing needNone
Adult Care Home Community Advisory CommitteeOngoing needNone
Women's Commission6 vacancies; Until filledNone
Juvenile Crime Prevention Council1 vacancy (youth member - person under 18, must be a member of the State Youth Council); 1 vacancy (member of faith community); 1 vacancy (United Way or other non-profit); 1 vacancy (Director Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services (MH/DD/SA), or designee) Until FilledNone
Mountain Community Capital Fund Operating Committee1 vacancy (Community Stakeholder); until filledNone
Historic Resources Commission1 vacancy; Until filledNone
Economic Development Coalition1 vacancy: Business Owner/CEO; Seeking a Buncombe County resident with interest in the strategies & goals of economic development. Have you managed or directed business formation & organizational growth challenges that come with scaling a high-growth start-up as chief executive or founder? Have you participated in the local entrepreneurial development programs of Venture Asheville? Apply today! 6/25/2021
Economic Development Coalition2 vacancies: At Large; Seeking Buncombe County residents with interest in the strategies & goals of economic development. Have you carried executive leadership responsibility in commercial banking & finance in Buncombe County & WNC? Have you led regional/national banking institutions supporting the growth needs of regional organizations, headquarters & major employers as they navigate the financial challenges of organizational growth, investment & expansion? Apply today! 6/25/2021
Early Childhood Education and Development Committee1 vacancy (Parent); 1 vacancy (Community member/At large)6/30/2021
Home and Community Care Block Grant Advisory Committee5 vacancies; until filled8/31/2021

Locate & Contact

Buncombe County Boards & Commissions


Lamar Joyner
Clerk to the Board
P. (828) 250-4105

200 College Street, Suite 300
Asheville, NC 28801

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