New Hanover Co. Commissioner joining UNCW Board of Trustees

Woody White New Hanover County Commission
Woody White to join UNCW Board of Trustees (Photo: WWAY News)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — New Hanover County Commissioner Woody White has yet another job title, UNCW announced Friday White will join its Board of Trustees.

White is filling the seat of former Trustee Christopher Leonard.

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UNCW Chancellor Jose (Zito) Sartarelli is excited to have White on board.

“Our university is pleased to welcome to our board a dedicated public servant and a civic leader recognized throughout the region,” Sartarelli said. “I am certain that Woody’s passion for everything he pursues will be a terrific addition to an already terrific board.”

White will be sworn in Thursday in the Burney Center at the Board’s next quarterly meeting.

For more on White’s latest move in the community, click here.