Code Officials Qualification Board

Commission Details

Board Website 
Board Website
Long Name 
North Carolina Code Officials Qualification Board
Governor Appointments 
Total Board Positions 
Cite Name 
N.C. Gen. Stat.
Cite Number 
§ 143-151.9
Term Length 
4 Years
The board trains, tests and certifies local code officials. The state of North Carolina requires every local government to provide enforcement of the state building code on all new construction and existing structures to promote public health, safety and welfare of the citizens of North Carolina.

Current Members

Member Name 
Appointment Date 
Term End Date 
Term Type 
Richard J. White III11/17/20186/30/2026LimitedCity Or County Manager
Montrena W. Hadley 9/14/20226/30/2024LimitedElected Official Of City Over 5,000 Population
Thomas Russell Fox 9/28/20216/30/2025LimitedElected Official of City under 5,000 Population
Fleming A. El-Amin 8/24/20186/30/2026LimitedElected Official From County Over 40,000 Population
Daniel C. Couch 5/31/20186/30/2025LimitedElected Official From County Under 40,000 Population
Thomas K. Bender 5/30/20186/30/2023LimitedMember who is a Local Government Fire Prevention Inspector
Bill Thunberg Jr. 7/1/20126/30/2024LimitedMember who is a citizen of state

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