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Municipal government administrator

John Nelson Ogburn, III, American municipal government administrator. Decorated Army Commendation medal with oak cluster.

Background

III, John Nelson Ogburn, was born on March 18, 1962 in Asheboro, North Carolina, United States. Son of John Nelson Junior and Edith Walker (Junkins) O.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, North Carolina State University, 1984. Master of Public Affairs, University North Carolina, Greensboro, 1990.

Career

Manufacturing supervisor, Klaussner Furniture Industries, Asheboro, North Carolina, 1984-1986;manufacturing supervisor, International Jensen, Lumberton, North Carolina, 1986-1988;management intern, City of Asheboro, 1988-1990;operations officer, City of Archdale, North Carolina, since 1990.

Membership

Advisory committee Randolph Community College. Board directors Randolph Economic Development Corporation, since 1993. Member International City Managers Association (associate), North Carolina City/County Managers Association (John Gold scholarship 1988), North Carolina State University Alumni Association, Reserve Officers Association, Wolfpack Club, Rotary (charter, Archdale-Trinity president 1993-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, reading, yard work.

Connections

Married Martha Jane Walker, August 19, 1985. Children: Mary Walker, Claire Elizabeth.

father:
John Nelson O. Junior

mother:
Edith Walker (Junkins) O.

spouse:
Martha Jane Walker

children:
Mary Walker III

Claire Elizabeth III