Mr. Brad Adcock
Term expires August 31, 2023. Appointed by Gov. Roy Cooper
Brad Adcock, a native of Roxboro, is a retired government affairs professional. He has more than 36 years’ experience in government affairs, serving as vice president of government affairs for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina from 1978 to 2014 and for one year as director of legislative affairs for Gov. Roy Cooper.
Adcock served previously as a member the UNC Board of Governors, the Appalachian State University Board of Trustees, the NC FREE Board of Directors, the North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame Board of Directors, the N.C. Chapter of the Leukemia Society of America Board of Trustees, and the North Carolina Child Advocacy Institute Board of Associates.
He has received the Order of the Long Leaf Pine from Gov. Pat McCrory and Gov. Roy Cooper, an Outstanding Service Award from Appalachian State University, and an Outstanding Alumni Award from The College of Arts and Science at Appalachian State University.
Adcock is a graduate of Appalachian State University where he received a bachelor’s of arts in political science and did graduate work in political science. In 2014, Appalachian State University honored Adcock with a doctor of humane letters.
Adcock lives in Cary with his wife, Martha. They have two children and two grandchildren. He is a member of First United Methodist Church of Cary.
Adcock chairs the commission’s Revenue Generating Committee.