The following is a list of Cherokee County Boards/Councils/Committees. Vacancies and/or expirations will be posted here, when applicable. If you are interested in serving on any of these boards/committees/councils, click the application link here: Application for County Boards/Committees/Councils
Send completed application to: Clerk to the Board, 75 Peachtree Street, Murphy, N.C. 28906; or, via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. YOU MUST BE A CHEROKEE COUNTY RESIDENT TO APPLY. If you have questions concerning any of these boards/councils/committees, please call 828-837-5527 ext 814.
The Cherokee County Board of Commissioners is now accepting applications from persons interested in serving on the following volunteer boards:
Cherokee County Board of Health (Optometrist, Dentist, and Registered Nurse positions)
Hiwassee Valley Pool and Wellness Center Board
Tri-County Community College Board of Trustees.
Cherokee County Home and Community Care Block Grant
Area Agency on Aging Council*** (See below for more information)
***The Older Americans Act of 1965 established an advisory council be appointed for all area agencies on aging. The advisory council is to consist of older individuals who are eligible to participate in programs assisted under the Act, representatives of older individuals, local elected officials, providers of veteran's health care, and members of the general public. The council’s mission is to advise continuously the area agency on aging on all matters relating to the development of the area plans, the administration of the plan, and operations conducted under the plan.***
Unless stated, positions are open until filled.
2017 Area Agency on Aging Council
2017 Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
2017-2018 Bear Paw Service District Board of Directors
Nantahala Regional Library Board of Trustees for Cherokee County
2017 Social Services Board
2017 Pool and Wellness Center Board
2017 Tri-County Community College Board of Trustees
2017 Board of Health
Cherokee County Board of Equalization and Review
2016 Economic Development Commission
2017 Tourism Development Authority
2017 Jury Commission Cherokee County Commission Appointment