Wayne County Board of Social Services

Regular Meetings

  • 11:30 a.m.
  • 4th Monday of every month
  • Meeting locations are determined at the previous meeting
  • For location information, call Sheryl Jackson 919-731-1155.
  • Meeting dates/times are subject to change and will be posted on this website.
  • All meetings are open to the public.


Members are appointed to 3 year terms. They can only serve 2 terms other than Commissioners. 
  • John Best
  • Barbara Aycock
  • Chris Gurley
  • Keith Spivey




Every county shall have a Board of Social Services which shall establish county policies for the Social Services programs in conformity with the rules and regulations of the Social Services Commission and under the supervision of the Department of Human Resources.
To advise county and municipal authorities in developing policies and plans to improve the social conditions of the community.
To consult with the Director of Social service about problems relating to his/her office, and to assist with him/her in planning budgets for the County Department of Social Services.
 To have such other duties and responsibilities as the General Assembly may assign to it.
To select the County Director of Social Services according to the merit system rules of the State Personnel Board.
To transmit or present the budgets of the County Department of Social Services for public assistance and administration to the Board of County Commissioners.



Source of Appointment

Wayne County Board of Commissioners - 2

Social Services Board Mailing Address

Wayne County Department of Social Services
Social Services Board
301 North Herman Street
Box HH
Goldsboro, NC 27530