Elected Mayor in November 2013. Trustee - Cherry Hill Missionary Baptist Church; Born and raised in Edgecombe County; 5 1/2 years active duty in US Marines; 7 1/2 years reserves; Principal at CS Brown High School in Hertford County
Elected to the Town Board in November 2015. A Princeville native, attended Princeville and Patillo schools and graduated from Newport News High School. Entered show business as a vocalist for the musical group The Platters during the 1960’s. Is a motion picture actor, founded the ‘Do It For the Children Initiative’ and currently performs as ‘The Golden Platter’.
Elected to the Town Board in November 2015. Native of Edgecombe County. Has lived in Princeville for over 40 years, attended Edgecombe County Public Schools and graduated from Tarboro High School. Studied Human Service Technology at Edgecombe Community College. Member at Truth Tabernacle Ministries in Rocky NC. Employed with OIC Inc. as a Youth Case Manager for the last 10 years. Love Family, People and has a passion for working with Youth
Elected to the Town Board in November 2013. Deacon at Conetoe Chapel Baptist Church. Born and raised in Martin County and has been a resident of Edgecombe County for over 30 years. Member of Masonic Masons Lodge # 232. 16 ½ year employee of the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Department as a Sergeant in the Civil Division. Married with three children.
Name: Dr. Glenda Knight
Rank: Mayor Pro Tem
Commissioner Glenda Knight was elected to the Town Board in November 2017. She was reared in Edgecombe County and a 1987 graduate of SouthWest Edgecombe High School. Commissioner Knight has worked as a Mental Health Practitioner for 15 years with advanced degrees in Psychology. She is a member of Order of the Eastern Star, PHA, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and Psi Chi National Honorary Society. Her hobbies include reading, writing, meditation, and fishing. Commissioner Knight is married with a beautiful blended family.