O'Neal joins NCC Board of Trustees


Laura O'Neal


From Contributed Reports

Friday, July 19, 2019

Gov. Roy Cooper appointed Laura S. O’Neal to serve a four-year term on the Nash Community College Board of Trustees effective July 1.

O’Neal, of Rocky Mount, served the community for 42 years as an employee of the Nash County Department of Social Services. During her tenure, she performed the roles of supervisor, clinical social worker, assistant director and director.

O’Neal served previously on the boards of directors for Nash Edgecombe Economic Development, My Sister’s House, Down East Partnership for Children and Communities in Schools.

“We are pleased to have Ms. O’Neal join the board bringing her knowledge of the community to Nash Community College,” said NCC Board of Trustees Chairman Paul Jaber.

O’Neal holds a bachelor's degree from N.C. Wesleyan College and a master's degree in social work from UNC-Chapel Hill.