Board of Aldermen

COVID-19 Procedure for Meetings​

Due to the state's easing of restrictions on indoor gatherings, the public is invited to attend all meetings in person at the North End Fire Station at 2049 New River Inlet Road. Following Governor Cooper's Executive Order No. 209, the Board requests citizens to please wear a mask at the meeting.

Procedures and Policies​

  • Council/Manager Form of Government

    • The Town of North Topsail Beach has a Council/Manager form of government.  

    • The council, or Board of Aldermen, is made up of 6 members, 5 aldermen and a mayor.

    • The Mayor is elected every 2 years.  

    • Aldermen serve 4 year terms.

  • Monthly Meetings

    • The Board of Aldermen meet at 6:30 p.m. on the first Thursday of each month.  

    • The Board will hear general public comment near the beginning and end of each regular meeting during the public forums.

Get Involved

  • Putting your issue on the agenda

    • If you wish to have an item on the regular meeting agenda please contact the Town Clerk at 910-328-1349 ext. 25. 

    • The Town Clerk will send your request to the Mayor and Board of Aldermen.  If one or more Board members agree to put it on the agenda, it will be added. 

    • Please note that the Board votes on the agenda at the beginning of each meeting and agenda items may be removed by a majority vote.  The deadline for submitting supporting documents for agenda items is by the close of business a week prior to the regular meeting date.  

  • Receive Public Notices

Board Members 

Joann McDermon
Term: 4/2020 - 12/2021

306 Marina Way

NTB NC 28460

(484) 614-1204

Tom Leonard
Term: 12/2017 - 12/2021

218 Coastal Drive

NTB NC 28460

(910) 548-4536

Richard Grant
Term: 5/2020 - 12/2021

202 Sea Dunes Court

NTB NC 28460

(910) 541-0406


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Mayor Pro Tem
Mike Benson
Term: 12/2017 - 12/2021 ​

220 Oyster Lane

NTB NC 28460

(919) 889-8537

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Connie Pletl
Term: 7/2021 - 12/2021

200 Oyster Lane

NTB NC 28460

(910) 328-1239

Susan Meyer
Term: 6/2020 - 12/2021

2224 New River Inlet Rd #138 

NTB NC 28460

(919) 971-8585