Fred Harold Niehoff,, American mayor. Campaign chairman United Way, Hendersonville, 1973; president Young Men’s Christian Association, Hendersonville, 1974. Member Rotary International (district governor 1988-1989), Hendersonville Country Club.
Niehoff,, Fred Harold was born on August 17, 1930 in Fairview Village, Ohio, United States. Son of Fred Harold and Helen Marie (Champ) Niehoff.
Bachelor in Industrial Engrin., GMI Institute Management, 1952. Master of Arts, Appalachian State University, 1973.
Supervisor, New Departure, Sandusky, Ohio., 1951-1954;
manager, Colson Corporation, Elyria, Ohio., 1954-1957;
manager, Barden Corporation, Danbury, Connecticut, 1957-1970;
chairman engineering department, Blue Ridge Community College, Hendersonville, North Carolina, 1970-1984;
plant manager, Minute Man Anchors, Hendersonville, 1984-1985;
mayor, City of Hendersonville, since 1993.
All human life is created by God and therefore is significant and valuable. When governments implement the capital punishment, then the life of the convicted is devalued and all possibilities of change end.
All persons need the ministry of the Church in their struggles for human fulfillment, as well as the spiritual and emotional care of a fellowship that enables reconciling relationships with God, with others, and with self.
Campaign chairman United Way, Hendersonville, 1973. President Young Men’s Christian Association, Hendersonville, 1974. Member Rotary International (district governor 1988-1989), Hendersonville Country Club.
Avocations: tennis, singing, bicycling.
Married Vivien Park, September 10, 1949 (deceased February 23, 1974). Children: Margaret, Fred III. Married Caroline Wheeler Cooper, April 1, 1975.