Staff Contact Information

The administrative office is open from 9:00 am until 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. The Administrative Office consists of five employees including the Town Manager, Assistant to the Town Manager/Town Clerk, Finance Director/Tax Collector,  Town Planner, and Customer Service Representative.

This department is responsible for the day to day operations of the Town. These functions include taxes, finance, planning/zoning, personnel management, and focuses on customer service.


Staff Contact - Administration

Jess Hedrick, Customer Service Representative 

(General Inquiries, directory, dog licensing, accounts payable, payroll)

Phone (828) 274-0824 | Fax (828) 274-8131 Monday-Friday 9am-5pm

Tony Williams, Town Planner

(Planning/Zoning) (828) 274-0824 ext. 125 Monday-Friday 8am-4pm

Krystal Curtis, Finance Director

(Taxes, accounts payable, Payroll) Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
(828) 274-0824 ext. 112
 Laura Jacobs, Assistant to the Town Manager/Town Clerk

(Human resources, town clerk, accounts receivable, utility billing) Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
(828) 274-0824 ext. 110

Jonathan Kanipe, Town Manager

(Administration, finance) Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
(828) 274-0824 ext. 111