Our LEADERSHIP
Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman

Rev. Dr. T. Anthony Spearman

President of the NC NAACP

Dr. Spearman became the NC NAACP President in October 2017. He has been a member of NAACP for most of his life, and is well known as a civil rights activist.

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Our Vice Presidents
Mrs. Carolyn Q. Coleman

Mrs. Carolyn Q. Coleman

First Vice President

MARY WHITE COVINGTON DISTRICT

Districts 1, 2, 3, and 4

COUNTIES 

District 1 – Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Yancey

District 2 – Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba (including Hickory), Cleveland, Lincoln

District 3 – Cabarrus, Gaston, Iredell, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Union

District 4 – Alexander, Allegheny, Ashe, Davie, Surry, Wilkes, Yadkin

Mrs. Carolyn McDougal

Mrs. Carolyn McDougal

Second Vice President

ROY WILKINS DISTRICT

Districts 5, 6, 7, and 8

COUNTIES

District 5 – Davidson, Forsyth, Rockingham, Stokes

District 6 – Anson, Montgomery, Moore, Richmond, Scotland, Stanly

District 7 – Alamance, Caswell, Guilford, Randolph 

District 8 – Chatham, Durham, Lee, Orange, Person

Mr. Keith Rivers

Mr. Keith Rivers

Third Vice President

W. E. B. DUBOIS DISTRICT

Districts 9, 10, 11, and 12 

COUNTIES

District 9 – Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Robeson 

District 10 – Franklin, Granville, Vance, Wake, Warren 

District 11 – Bertie, Edgecombe, Halifax, Hertford, Nash, Northampton, Wilson

District 12 – Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Pasquotank, Perquiman

Mr. Courtney Patterson

Mr. Courtney Patterson

Fourth Vice President

WALTER WHITE DISTRICT 

Districts 13, 14, 15, and 16

COUNTIES

District 13 – Beaufort, Dare, Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell, Washington

District 14 – Carteret, Craven, Greene, Jones, Pamlico, Pitt 

District 15 – Duplin, Johnston, Lenoir, Sampson, Wayne 

District 16 – Balden, Brunswick, Columbus, New Hanover, Onslow, Pender

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II

President Emeritus of the NC NAACP

Rev. Barber became president in 2005, and has been the catalyst for change in North Carolina. Rev. Barber, decided not to run for a seventh term as president of the NC NAACP  to focus on Repairers of the Breach.