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Jill Patton

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Jill Patton, Ward 6



-    2005 – Present
-    Mayor Pro Tem: 3 Terms



-    Director of Risk Management for Healthstat, Inc.



-    Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Meredith College


Current and Past Boards & Affiliations

-    Hickory Soup Kitchen, Volunteer
-    Assisting Minister / Lay Reader for Holy Trinity Lutheran Church
-    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Alter Guild
-    Foresite Committee Task Member
-    YMCA Board, Secretary of Corporate Board (2000-2008)
-    Farmer’s Market, Board Member
-    Girl Scout’s of America, Board Member
-    Council for the Arts, Board Member
-    Bank of Granite, Board Member
-    Hickory Rotary Club, Rotarian of the Year & Paul Harris Fellow, Former President ( 2012-2013)
-    Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Council member



Councilwoman Jill Patton is a lifelong resident of Hickory. She has been married to her husband, Rick Patton, for 42 years. She is the mother to one daughter, Jen, and grandmother to a granddaughter, Sage.

Councilwoman Jill Patton
Phone: (828) 781-1155

City of Hickory

76 North Center Street
Hickory, North Carolina 28601
Phone: (828) 323-7400
Fax: (828) 323-7550

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Hickory is for doers and makers seeking a well-rounded community, located between Charlotte and Asheville at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, along I-40, where a collective spirit of craftsmanship strengthens any endeavor with detail, artistry, and quality.

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