Human Relations Commission


It is the mission of the Edenton Human Relations Commission to strengthen our community by promoting racial equality through activities and policies that foster mutual respect, inclusiveness, and harmony among all of our citizens. 

Meetings take place at 6:00 PM on the first Wednesday monthly at the Council Chambers. Town Manager Corey Gooden is the staff liaison to this board. 


Dr. Emma Bonner, Ed.D Member
Stella Simpson-Brothers Member
Jim Chesson Member
Miles B. Coxe  Member 
Percy Foxwell  Member 
Missie Harrell  Member 
Cynthia Herlong  Member 
Marshall I. Jordan, Jr.  Member 
John Morehead  Member 
Rev. John R. Shannon  Member 
Darnell E. White  Member 
Patricia White  Member 
Vacancy Alternate Member
Vacancy  Alternate Member 


Corey Gooden Town Manager