John M Bell

District 3
507 Stadium Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27530
Phone: (919) 735-0253
Board and Committee
  • Wayne County Council  of Aging
  • Wayne County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council
  • Wayne County Latino Council
  • Wayne County Veterans Services
  • Eastpointe
  • Wayne County Industrial & Business Park
Commissioner Bell has served on the Wayne County Board of Commissioners since December 2000 serving District 3  and was elected  Vice-Chairman of the Wayne County Board of Commissioners in December 2005 and Chairman in December 2006 and 2011.

Commissioner Bell served in the United States Air Force from 1953-1973 serving as Master Sergeant. He served in the Vietnam War from 1969-1970.  He worked with the North Carolina Department of Corrections/Division of Adult Probation and Parole from 1978-1995 as a Parole Officer and Intensive Officer. He worked for the DWI Patrol Treatment as a facility manager and a branch manager. He retired as a Judicial District Manager.  He loves to play guitar during his spare time.

Commissioner Bell resides in the City of Goldsboro.  He graduated from Shaw University in Raleigh with a degree in Business Management/Economic Public Administration.