Mr. George W. Little

325C W. Pennsylvania Avenue
Southern Pines, NC  28387

President, George W. Little & Associates, Inc.
Insurance Consultants – Brokers
Appointed by Board of Governors
June 9, 2006 to June 30, 2009
July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2013

Place of Birth:
Pinehurst, North Carolina

Education:
Southern Pines High School
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Previous Employment:
Secretary of North Carolina Department of Natural and Economic Resources
Insurance Consultant with Metropolitan Life Ins. Co.

Civic Activities:
Member, Sandhills Area Chamber of Commerce
Sandhills Kiwanis Club
Southern Pines Elks Club
A.F. & F. M. #484
Board of Directors, SCC Foundation, Inc. 1981-Present
NCACCT Executive Committee, 1989-Present
Board of Trustees, Sandhills Community College, 1981-Present
Chairman, Board of Trustees, SCC, 1985-Present
President, NC Association of Community College Trustees, 1994-1996
Legislative Committee 1994-Present
Board of Directors, Association of Community College Trustees, 1997-2003
Chairman, Association of Community College Trustees, 2001-2002
Board of Directors, United Way of Moore County, 2002-2005
Board of Directors, Arts Council of Moore County, 2000-2006
Board of Trustees, Western Carolina University, 2006-Present

Business Activities:
Vice Chairman, NC Economic Development Board, 1985-1993
Board of Directors, Sprint Mid-Atlantic Telecom, 1985-1997
Board of Directors, N.C. Citizens for Business & Industry, 1998-2004
Board of Directors, N.C. Free 1998-2008
Sanford Association of Financial and Insurance Advisors
Board of Directors, Partners in Progress, 2002-Present

Other Activities:
Co-Chairman, Moore County School & College Bonds, 1986
Steering Committee, NC Community College Bonds, 1993
Supporter, NC Public School Bonds, 1996
Steering Committee, Moore Co. School & College Bonds, 1997
Finance Chairman – Statewide University & Community College Bond Campaign, 2000
Political Activities:
Candidate for Governor-NC Republican Primary 2004
Member, NC Republican Central Committee and Executive Committees, 1987-1993
Chairman, 8th District Republican Committee, 1987-1992
Chairman, Moore County Republican Party, 1977-1983
Member, NC GOP 2nd District Exec. Committee, 1992-1993
Delegate, Republican National Convention, 1988-1992
Member, Jim Martin for Governor Committee
Member, Jim Gardner for Lt. Governor Committee
Member, Bush/Quayle Campaign Committee
Member, Helms for Senate Finance Committee
Finance Chairman, North Carolina Republican Party 1977-79
Finance Chairman, Holshouser for Governor Campaign, 1972

Awards & Recognition:
Honorary Associate Degree in Humanities from Sandhills Community College
Outstanding Young Men of America Award, 1969
Outstanding Sound Citizen Award, 1970
Volunteer of the Year, Sandhills Chamber of Commerce, 1979
Southern Pines Jaycees, Boss of the Year, 1983
Protective Life Insurance Club Award, 1986-1990
State Board of Community Colleges, I.E. Ready Award, 1996
Named Outstanding Trustee for the U.S. Southern Region by
The Association of Community College Trustees, 1997
Qualifying and Life Member of Million Dollar Round Table
Sandhills Kiwanis Club – Builders Cup, 2002
Tarheel of Week – News & Observer, May 19, 2002
First Protective Financial Corp.-Inner Circle, 1991-Present
Boy Scouts Distinguished Citizens’ Award, 2006
Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from Sandhills Community College, 2010
Leading Producers Round Table, 2007-Present
Partners In Progress Board of Directors, 2005-Present

Family:
Wife, Wanda
Daughter, Cynthia F. Little
Daughter, Lindsay Little Browning
Son, George Wesley Little, Jr.
3 Grandchildren

Church:
Member of Brownson Memorial Presbyterian Church, Southern Pines, North Carolina

 

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