staff

 

 

N.C. State Fair Staff
   
Fair Manager
State Fair Division Director
G. Kent Yelverton, P.E.

N.C. State Fairgrounds Administrative Officer
Accounting, Budget, Human Resources, Purchasing

Renee Atkinson
Competitive Exhibits Director John Buettner
Logistics Coordinator Kevin Carpenter
Business Office Assistant Sabrina Carr
Grounds Superintendent Joe Crosby

Assistant Fair Manager
Operations, Entertainment, Ticketing

Robert Fogle, Jr., CFE
Competitions Entry Office Assistant Carol Grant
Competitions Entry Office Assistant Cheryl Jenkins
Hunt Horse Complex Administrative Officer
State Fairgrounds Safety Coordinator
Gretel Kloempken
Business Office Assistant Felecia Little
Administrative Assistant & Commercial Space Administrator Letrice Midgett, IFMG
Public Safety Chief Anthony Prignano
Public Information Officer
Marketing, Partnerships, Special Events & Media
Sarah Ray, IFMG
Event Specialist & Ticket Administrator
Event Coordination
Deby Russell
Project Engineer Rick Stogner
Event Specialist & Box Office Manager
Facility Sales
Annette Taylor, IFMG
Business Office Assistant Leslie Wiseman

 

Press Office

   

Director

Andrea Ashby

Assistant Director

Heather Overton

N.C. State Fair Public Information Officer

Sarah Ray

NCDA&CS Public Information Officer Brandon Herring
NCDA&CS Public Information Officer Joey Pitchford
NCDA&CS Social Media Specialist Taylor Parrish

 

Website, Graphic Design & Printing

   

Design & Publications Coordinator

Melanie Edwards

Graphic Design Lead

Chris Goodwin

Graphic Design Team

Gail Dragon & Allison Phillips

Printing Supervisor

Thomas Woodard

Printing Team

David Poole, Sherri Arnao, Brandon O'Hara, James Parker, Danny Richardson & Michael Rose