Councilman William Taylor
Mayor Gerald A. “Jerry” Jones, Jr.
Councilwoman Diane Warrender
Councilman Harvey Walker
Councilman Demus Thompson
Councilman George Ballou
Councilman George W. Ballou is in his third 4-year term of office on the Morehead City Council. He was initially sworn into office in December 2005, and his current term will end in December of 2017. Prior to serving as a Councilman, he served on the Morehead City Planning Board for four years, two as Chairman. Councilman Ballou is the co-owner of Ballou and Sons, Inc. and Mayberry Storage Rentals as well as the trustee of Ballou Mobile Home Park in Morehead City. Councilman Ballou currently serves on numerous civic organizations.
Councilman Taylor is in his second 4-year term of office having been sworn into office in December 2011. His term of office will expire in December 2019. He currently serves as the Mayor Pro Tempore. Councilman Taylor is retired after a career of 31 years as a General Manager with General Telephone [GTE, now Verizon]. He is a retired Master Sergeant with the United States Army Reserve after a career spanning 28 years. He also retired from Carteret County as the Program Coordinator for the Carteret Community Service/Restitution Program working with at risk youth.
Councilman Demus L. Thompson is in his fifth 4-year term on the Morehead City Council. He was initially sworn into office in December 1997, and his current term will expire in December 2017. Councilman Thompson served on the Morehead City Planning Bard before becoming a Council Member. He is the owner of Sound-n-Sea Real Estate in Atlantic Beach and is also a member of local, state and national real estate associations. He has served and continues to serve on various civic organizations.
Councilman Walker is in his second 4-year term of office having been sworn into office in December 2011. His current term will expire in December 2019. Councilman Walker is the owner of Coastal Carolina Industries.
Councilwoman Warrender is in her second 4-year term of office having been sworn into office in December 2011. Her term of office will expire in December 2019. She is a resident of the “Promise Land” in Morehead City. She is retired from her position as Program Director for the Carteret County Chamber of Commerce.
Correspondence for any member of the Council should be mailed to: Town of Morehead City, 202 S. 8th Street, Morehead City, NC 28557