Melissa Neader

Board of Commissioners
Title: Chairman

Government Experience

  • Iredell County Commissioner:
    • 2020-2024

Current County Government Board/Committee Participation

  • Task Forces: Economic Development and Education (alternate) 
  • Centralina Council of Governments (alternate) 
  • Centralina Workforce Development 
  • Charlotte Regional Transportation Organization 
  • Cooperative Extension Advisory Council Iredell County Economic Development Corporation 
  • Lake Norman Transportation Committee

Public Service & Community Involvement Activities 

  • Highly engaged throughout the community
  • Heavily focused on volunteerism with non-profits and agencies within the county
  • Radio show host on WSIC, Why Should I Care 
  • Radio show host on WAME, Motivational Monday 
  • St. Philip’s Church, also visits other church services throughout the county

Biographical Information

  • Employment:
    • McDonald’s of Iredell County Franchisee,  multi locations with husband Mike
  • Education:
    • Graduate of South Iredell High School 
    • Associates Degree in Business from Mitchell Community College

  • Personal:
    • Lifelong Resident
    • Married to Mike Neader
    • 3 children
Vice Chair Melissa Neader


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