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Wanda Carr Appointed to GUC Board of Commissioners 

The Greenville City Council has appointed Dr. Wanda Carr to the Greenville Utilities Board of Commissioners  

Commissioner Carr is the Business Officer at The Oakwood School Inc. (Pre-K3 thru 12th grade). She is also the owner/operator of Helping Hands Consultant, a consulting firm specializing in tax preparation, accounting, mentoring, and coaching services. 

Dr. Carr earned an AAS in Information System Technology from Martin Community College; a BS in Business Administration/Management from Shaw University; a MBA in Business Administration and a MSA in Accounting from Liberty University; and a DBA in Business Administration from Argosy University. This appointment is her first to a Board or Commission in Greenville. 

“I like to be connected to my community and I like to give back,” said Commissioner Carr. “When [Councilmember] Monica Daniels approached me about serving, I thought this would be a great opportunity to learn something new, give back, and be a voice for the community.”  

Dr. Carr is a native of Bertie County but has lived in Greenville for more than 20 years. She has a daughter, Anassa Thompson, and one granddog, Whoopi.