At a glance:
• Cumberland is the fifth-largest county in North Carolina with a population of about 335,000.
• It is home to nine municipalities: Fayetteville, Eastover, Falcon, Godwin, Hope Mills, Linden, Spring Lake, Stedman and Wade.
• It was named after the Duke of Cumberland, William Augustus, who commanded the English Army.
• It’s a diverse county with a population of 43% white, 36% Black and 12% Hispanic.
The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners has seven members who are elected to four-year terms. Two members are elected from District 1, three members are elected from District 2 and two members are elected at large. The terms are staggered, and the members elect the chairman and vice chairman annually.
The District 1 seats and the at-large seats are up for election in 2022.
Glenn Adams, chairman, District 1, 910-223-1400, firstname.lastname@example.org
Toni Stewart, vice chairwoman, District 2, 910-476-4444, email@example.com
Michael Boose, District 2, 910-860-3889, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeannette Council, District 1, 910-488-0691, email@example.com
Charles Evans, at large, 910-978-6643, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jimmy Keefe, District 2, 910-323-1791, email@example.com
Larry Lancaster, at large, 910-484-2774, firstname.lastname@example.org
Amy Cannon, county manager, 910-678-7723, email@example.com
Ennis Wright, sheriff, 910-323-1500, firstname.lastname@example.org
Cumberland County government
117 Dick St., Fayetteville, NC 28301