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Andrew Lanier was born and raised in Jacksonville. An ECU graduate and local Attorney at Lanier, Fountain, Ceruzzi, & Sabbah. Current Jacksonville Jaycees President, and Onslow County Juvenile Crime Prevention Counsel Board Member. Andrew is married to Caroline Summerlin Lanier and they have one son- Porter. Andrew goes by Big Red and is also a Lip Sync Battle Champ!
Brent Anderson is the Executive Director of Community Affairs for Onslow County Schools. He is a native of Onslow County, and has been married to his high school sweetheart, Melissa, for almost 29 years. Brent has been serving the community for 29 years as a teacher and administrator with Onslow County Schools. Brent and Melissa have two children - Spencer and Avery - who are both in Chapel Hill. Spencer works for the university, and Avery is in her junior year at UNC.
Dr. Gina Francis is a veterinarian and owner of Bayshore Animal Hospital. She likes lighthouses, sunsets and the beach and is a graduate of Jacksonville High School. She is married to Demetric Francis.
John Kay was born and raised in Onslow County and graduated from Swansboro High School in 2013. You can find him Monday-Friday estimating automotive repair damages at his family’s third generation business, Excel Body Works of Jacksonville. During his off time, he enjoys spending time with his friends and family including a niece and two nephews. He is the current Club Secretary for the Jacksonville Jaycees.
Katie Jones Carper has been married 14 years to another Jacksonville native, Charlie Carper. They have two amazing kids Taylor & Tristen Carper. Katie owns TLC Tanning Spa & Bowtique in Jacksonville since April 2007. She is also a board member for the Boys & Girls Club. If she isn’t working, you can find her family on a ball field somewhere! In their free time they are enjoying coastal living!
Ken Jackson is the Police Chief for Swansboro Police Department for the last 3 years. He was born in Charlotte, NC but grew up in Swansboro, NC. He enjoys playing guitar, martial arts, spending time with his family.
Lisa Brown moved to Jacksonville at age 8. Lisa has been working in the Clerk of Courts office for 35 years and currently serves as the Clerk of Superior Court. She is married to Harry Brown, together they have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. She likes to spend time with her family and friends, being at the beach, and traveling.
Michael Ferraro is married with 2 beautiful daughters. He is the owner of a local business, Innovation REI. Michael graduated from UNCW with a degree in mathematics and worked with the FBI for over 5 years. Was a rapper who won state competitions.
Peggie Garner is the Onslow County Extension Director. She was born in Morehead City and raised in Havelock. Received her BS and Masters from ECU. Worked at the Onslow County Health Dept before working at the NC Cooperative Extension Service - Onslow County Center. She loves cruising, traveling, card making, Zumba and ECU. Pirates support the Dancing Stars of Onslow County!!!