Wilkes Governing Body
Wilkes County Board of Commissioners
Left to Right: Gary D. Blevins (Vice Chairman), Eddie Settle, Keith Elmore (Chairman),
Gary L. Blevins, David Gambill
Board of Commissioners
The five member Board of County Commissioners is the governing body of Wilkes County. Partisan elections are held in November of even-numbered years. The Commissioners elect a Chairman and Vice-Chairman during their first meeting each December.
Two regular business meetings of the Board are held monthly. The first meeting is held on the first Tuesday at 5:00 P. M. and the second meeting is held on the third Tuesday at 7:00 P. M. The meetings are held in the Commissioners Room of the County Office Building. Meetings are open to the public.