A Washington woman has been appointed by the Governor to serve on a statewide council.
Marion O'Neal will serve on the North Carolina Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Which makes recommendations to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services regarding services to people who are deaf, hard of hearing, or deaf and blind.
There are 28 members on the board, each serving a four-year term. The Governor appoints 20 members.