Agency Services

 

ServiceNumber

Purchase Hunting and Fishing Licenses

 

888-2HUNTFISH
(888-248-6834)
919-707-0391

Vessel Registration & Titling Information

800-NC-VESSEL
(800-628-3773
)

919-707-0398

Wildlife Helpline
(Wildlife behavior, damage, injury and co-existing)

866-318-2401
919-707-4011

No Wake Zone Regulations

919-707-0013

Big Game Harvest Reporting

800-I-GOT-ONE
(800-446-8663) 

 

Report Wildlife Violations

800-662-7137
919-707-0040

Boater Education

919-707-0030

Hunter Education

919-707-0031

Species Specific License and Permits 
(Scientific collection, wildlife captivity, rehabilitation)

919-707-0061

Boating Access Area Information

919-707-0150

Migratory Bird Hunting Dates & Shooting Hours

800-675-0263

TTY Machine Available for Deaf & Hard of Hearing

800-662-7137vTTY*

Divisions & Sections

 

Communications, Marketing & Digital Engagement

Fairley Mahlum
Section Chief, Communications, Marketing & Digital Engagement
 

Mailing Address & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Communications, Marketing & Digital Engagement
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

media@ncwildlife.org

Conservation Policy & Analysis

Carrie Ruhlman
Section Chief, Conservation Policy & Analysis
 

Mailing Address & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Conservation Policy & Analysis
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1701

regulations@ncwildlife.org

Customer Service - Licenses & Permits, Registration & Titling, & N.C. Wild Store

Brian Daniels
Section Chief, Customer Service

Daniel Penny
Supervisor, License & Permits

Vacant
Supervisor, Vessel Registration & Titling

Colleen Noonan
N.C. Wild Store
 

Mailing Address, Phone & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - License & Permits 
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

888-248-6834

licenses@ncwildlife.org


N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - Vessel Registration & Titling
1709 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

800-628-3773

vessels@ncwildlife.org


N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - N.C. Wild Store
1710 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

866-945-3746

storemanager@ncwildlife.org

Engineering

Gary Gardner
Section Chief, Engineering
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Engineering
1720 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0150

Finance

Melissa Earp
Chief Finance Officer
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Finance
1702 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0080

Habitat Conservation

Shannon Deaton
Division Chief, Habitat Conservation

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Habitat Conservation
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27669

919-707-0222

Human Resources

Kenya Walls
Director, Human Resources
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Human Resources
1703 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1703  

919-707-0101

Information Technology

Janice Underwood
Director, Information Technology


Mailing Address

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Information Technology
1706 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0111

Inland Fisheries

Christian Waters
Division Chief, Inland Fisheries

Click the map below to find a district biologist.

district map

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Inland Fisheries
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27669

919-707-0220

Land & Water Access

Brian McRae
Section Chief, Land and Water Access
 

Click the map below for Game Land Depots.

 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Land & Water Access
1720 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0150

Law Enforcement

Need to contact your county wildlife officer?

Click on the map below and then...

-Select the Division: Enforcement and your District #.
- After clicking Search, choose your county officer.

district map

 

Jon Evans
Colonel, Law Enforcement Division

Ben Meyer
Major of Administration

Cameron Ingram
Major of Field Operations


Mailing Address, Phone & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Law Enforcement
1717 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699


919-707-0030

askenforcement@ncwildlife.org

Purchasing

Ginger Williams
Purchasing Officer
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Purchasing
1704 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0171

Wildlife Education

Kris Smith
Division Chief, Wildlife Education
 

Click on the map below for local education specialists.


Mailing Address, Phone & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Wildlife Education
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0170

wrceducation@ncwildlife.org

 

Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine

Josh Leventhal
Editor-in-Chief, Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Wildlife in North Carolina
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0170

Manage Your Subscription

Wildlife Management

Brad Howard
Division Chief, Wildlife Management
 

Click the map below to find a district biologist.

     

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Wildlife Management
1722 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1722

919-707-0050

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wildlife Interaction, Regulated Activities & Permits

Daron Barnes
Section Chief, Wildlife Interaction, Regulated Activities & Permits
 

Mailing Address & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: WIRAPS
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0061

raps@ncwildlife.org

 

Wildlife Interaction Hotline

866-318-2401

hwi@ncwildlife.org

Staff Search

 

Director's Office

Gordon S. Myers

Executive Director

919-707-0151

 

Kyle Briggs

Chief Deputy Director

919-707-0016

 

Erik Christofferson

Deputy Director, Operations

919-707-0153

Lisa Hocutt

Deputy Director, Constituent Support & Engagement

919-707-0251

Ashton Godwin

Legislative Liaison

919-707-0082

 

Other Director's Office Staff

Steve Chase, Internal Auditor, 919-707-0160

David Cobb, Research Director, 919-707-0051

Betsy Haywood, Commission Liaison & No Wake Zone Coordinator, 919-707-0013

Allen Strickland, Safety Director, 919-707-4001

Commissioners

David Hoyle, Jr., Chairman

P.O. Box 708
Dallas, NC  28034

704-913-1747

Governor At Large Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/17/2017 - 6/30/2021

Photo of Monty Crump

Monty CrumpVice Chairman

801 Williamsburg Drive
Rockingham, NC 28379

910-206-5615

District 6, Governor Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/1/2017 - 4/25/2023

Kelly N. Davis

P.O. Box 51
Swan Quarter, NC 27885

252-385-1170

District 1, Governor Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/9/2019 - 6/30/2025

Photo of Richard Edwards

Richard Edwards

1722 Country Club Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

910-279-1983

District 2, Governor Appointee (Gov. McCrory)
Term 10/5/2015 - 6/30/2021

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Wes Seegars

P.O. Box 1555
Goldsboro, NC 27530

919-739-7501

District 3, Governor Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/16/1997 - 4/25/2023

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Stephen L. Windham

P.O. Box 1489
Wilmington, NC 28402

910-343-0041

District 4, Governor Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/10/2019 - 6/30/2025

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Nat T. Harris

7241 Burlington Road
Whitsett, NC 27377

336-449-7771

District 5, Governor Appointee (Gov. McCrory)
Term 1/12/2004-6/30/2021

Photo of Joseph Budd

Joseph (Joe) Budd

815 Merry Acres Court
Winston-Salem, NC 27106

336-659-5039

District 7, Governor Appointee (Gov. McCrory)
Term 12/11/2013-6/30/2019

Mike Johnson

Mike Johnson

435 US Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602

828-328-5586

District 8, Governor Appointee (Gov. McCrory)
Term 9/2/2015 - 6/30/2021

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Brad Stanback

P. O. Box 1259
Canton, NC  28716

828-646-9447

District 9, Governor Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/1/2017 - 4/25/2023

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Hayden Rogers

158 Waldroup Road
Brasstown, NC  28901

828-837-4850

Government At Large Appointee (Gov. Cooper)
Term 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021

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Thomas A. Berry

P. O. Box 1111
Greensboro, NC 27402

336-273-8663

At Large Appointee Senate President Pro Tempore
(Senate President Pro Tempore Berger)
Term 9/29/2015 - 6/30/2021

James Cogdell

3200 Fork Road
Norwood, NC 28128

At Large Appointee Senate President Pro Tempore
(Senate President Pro Tempore Berger)
Term 7/16/2019 - 6/30/2021

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Mark Craig

1620 Fairfax Road
Greensboro, NC 27249

336-854-0555, Ext. 1800

At Large Appointee Senate President Pro Tempore
(Senate President Pro Tempore Berger)
Term 9/29/2015 - 6/30/2021

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Landon Zimmer

P. O. Box 2628
Wilmington, NC 28401

910-763-4669, Ext. 205

At Large Appointee Senate President Pro Tempore
(Senate President Pro Tempore Berger)
Term 9/29/2015 - 6/30/2021

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Vernon (Ray) Clifton, Jr.

720 Campbell Road
Clarkton, NC 28433

910-648-2116

House Speaker At Large Appointee (Speaker Moore)
Term 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021

John T. Coley IV

P.O. Box 38
Holly Springs, NC 27540

House Speaker At Large Appointee (Speaker Moore)
Term 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021

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Thomas L. Fonville

3308 Bellewood Forest Circle
Raleigh, NC 27612

919-785-4413

House Speaker At Large Appointee (Speaker Moore)
Term 9/29/2015 - 6/30/2021

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John Stone

P.O. Box 82
Pinehurst, NC 28370

910-295-8201

House Speaker At Large Appointee (Speaker Moore)
Term 9/29/2015 - 6/30/2021

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