Gene Houpe

 
Board of Commissioners
Title: Commissioner
Phone: 704-902-0255


Political Affiliation

  • Republican

Government Experience

  • 30 year Law Enforcement veteran
  • Served on Iredell County Board of Commissioners (2014)
  • Iredell County Commissioner 2016-2018, 2018-2020, 2020-2022

Current County Government Board/Committee Participation

  • North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Board of Directors, District 12 Director 
  • Task Forces: Education Task Force and Public Safety & Justice Task Force (alternate)
  • Centralina Council of Government
  • Centralina Workforce Development (Alternate)
  • Connect Consortium Appointments 
  • Home & Community Care Block Grant
  • Local Emergency Planning Committee (Alternate)
  • Schools Facilities Task Force
  • South Iredell Community Development Corp (Alternate)
  • Statesville Airport Commission
  • Board of Health 

Other Public Service & Community Involvement Activities

  • Adopt A School Ministry Liaison for Western Avenue Baptist Church (current)
  • Usher & Security for Western Avenue Baptist Church (current)
  • Criminal Justice Partnership Board (past)

Biographical

  • Employment:
    • KZ Systems Carpet Cleaning, Inc. and Houpe’s Carpet Cleaning
    • Retired Police Officer
    • NC Classic Cars LLC
  • Educational:
    • BS in Criminology from Florida State University (1991) 
    • Graduated from Statesville High School (1987) 
    • Various other Law Enforcement Certifications
  • Personal:
    • Married to Dr. Tonya Houpe
    • 5 children

Home Address
PO Box 547
Statesville, NC 28687


Business Address
PO Box 547
Statesville, NC 28687

Commissioner Gene Houpe
 

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