City Clerk


Cathy Campbell joined the Town of Morehead City on February 6, 2017 after having served as the Deputy Clerk for the City of Havelock.  Cathy has a diverse professional background including administration, education, banking and mortgage lending. She is a native of Morehead City and an active member of Glad Tidings Church.  Her volunteer service includes Family Promise of Carteret County and Operation Christmas Child. 

In 2019, Cathy earned her state and international certified clerk credentials from the North Carolina School of Government and the International Institute of Municipal Clerks.

As City Clerk, Cathy:

  • Performs all duties required by the City Charter, state law and Ordinances
  • Acts as secretary to the Mayor, City Council and City Manager
  • Maintains City records and proceedings of all Council meetings/workshops
  • Prepares Council:
    • Agendas
    • Minutes
    • Ordinances
    • Resolutions
    • Proclamations
    • Public notices
    • Records
  • Coordinates the codification, indexing, microfilming, and changes to the Morehead City Code of Ordinances