Incoming Meck County commissioner talks impressive victory, plans for office

MECKLENBURG COUNTY, N.C. — Yvette Townsend-Ingram will join the Mecklenburg County Commission next year.

She earned one of the top three spots on the board, finishing ahead of incumbent Commissioner Pat Cotham who has served since 2012. It was an impressive victory.

Townsend-Ingram is the director of foundation relations at Johnson C. Smith University.

>> In the video at the top of the page, Townsend-Ingram joins the Political Beat’s Joe Bruno for a conversation about her plans to improve the county.

(PART 1-- The Political Beat with Ch. 9′s Joe Bruno (March 10, 2024))