Mitchell County Department of Social Services

Address: 347 Long View Drive, Bakersville, NC 28705
State Courier #: 12-72-07
Phone: 828-688-2175
Fax Number: 828-688-4940
Emergency Phone: 828-688-9110 or 828-688-9974

Key Staff
Director: Sara Ross

Administrative Officer: Tammy Hopson, 828-537-1675

Human Services Planner/Evaluator: Shawn Block, 828-537-1652

Computer Systems Administrator: Cathy Craigo, 828-537-1689

FNS, Energy Assistance, Work First Program Integrity: Jennifer Garland, 828-537-1683

Medicaid, Long Term Care, Special Assistance Supervisor: Linda Hyder, 828-537-1676

Child Services Supervisor: Elizabeth Custode, 828-537-1661

Intake and Assessment Supervisor: Patricia Bryant-Renfro, 828-537-1655

Adult Services, Child Care Subsidy Supervisor: Shana Jenkins, 828-537-1669

Foster Care Licensing & Adoptions: Donna Davis, 828-537-1664

Child Support Agent: Tammy Bryant,  
828-537-1653 (office) / 828-688-4940 (fax)

Board of Commissioners:
Jacob Willis, Chair
Vern Grindstaff
Jeff Harding
Steve Pittman
Danny Burleson

NC General Assembly Delegation