McDowell County Board of Commissioners is comprised of the following five members:



Tony G. Brown 



David N. Walker


159 Brown Farm Drive

Marion, NC  28752



163 West Payne Road

Marion, NC 28752

828-659-6869 (Work)

828-652-1970 (Home)

Brenda Vaughn


Chris Allison


Patrick Ellis


897 Bethel Church Road

Marion, NC  28752


98 Long Street

Marion, NC  28752


93 Moffitt Hill Road

P O Box 939

Old Fort, NC 28762



The Commissioners hold two regularly scheduled meetings per month in the Commissioners' Board Room of the County Administration Building unless otherwise advertised.  The public is invited to attend. 


Changes in meeting times and locations are duly advertised in the local media and on the bulletin board in the Administration Building.


All meetings are still held in person, however, due to COVID-19 they will be temporarily held at the Universal Conference Room at 634 College Drive, Marion, NC

The meeting is open to the public, and all mass gatherings and social distancing guidelines will be followed.


Recordings of the monthly meetings can be seen on McD-TV on Charter Cable Channel 192, Morris Cable Channel 11, and also made available below.  A schedule of upcoming meetings and agendas and minutes of previous meetings can be found at the links below.


Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct Policy

The following policy was adopted in November 2010 pursuant to General Statute 160A-86.


Watch the most recent meetings below.