Officers for the 2017 to 2019 Term

Carey Parker - Chairperson

Shawn Eckles - Chairperson

Mr. Eckles is a native of Troutman, NC.  After graduating from South Iredell High School, he attended Morehouse College in Atlanta for a degree in Political Science.  He has a Master's Degree in Health Care Management, and Marketing.

Mr. Eckles is the owner of E-Marketing, a marketing consulting firm.

Phyllis Alexander - 1st Vice Chairperson

Alisha Cordle - 1st Vice Chairperson

Ms. Cordle was born and raised in Iredell county and currently resides in Statesville, NC. After graduating from South Iredell High School she attended Lenoir Rhyne University, earning a bachelor’s degree in History. Alisha has spent her career working with the elderly and adults who are mentally or physically disabled. She is an active member in the Democratic Women of Iredell County.

Shawn Eckles - 2nd Vice Chairperson

Bruce Anderson - 2nd Vice Chairperson

Had a successful career as an outside salesman for electronic manufactures, and
was responsible for the Southeastern United States. Held nemours low voltage &
A/V certifications. Currently retired.

Served in a number of positions on a HOA executive board for a Charlotte
community, including acting as president for a 279 home development.
Held positions with business group connected to the Cabarrus County Chamber of

Currenty 2 nd Chair for the Iredell Democratic Party.
Chair of Fallstown precinct.

Iredell Ambassador for David Wilson Brown’s campaign.
Aiding Allen Edwards campaign for the NC House 84.
Looking to make a difference getting “we instead of I” Congressional & State
elected officials.

Mykl Sandusky - 3rd Vice Chairperson

Brenda Hinojosa - 3rd Vice Chairperson

Mitchell Community College student.

Carla Fassbender - Secretary

Carla Fassbender - Secretary

Ms. Fassbender, a native of Wisconsin, has called Mooresvile, NC home since 2004. She has been actively involved with the Democratic Party since childhood, and as a young adult held an elected office and served as co-president of her college's Campus Democrats.  She has worked with and inspired others to begin their own political careers.

Outside of politics, Ms. Fassbender is an advocate for public schools, a passion that emerged from her work in North Carolina's public.  When she is not studying law or advocating for students, she is teaching middle school math.  In her free time, she enjoys cooking and being outdoors.

Ruth James - Treasurer

Ruth James - Treasurer

Ms. James has been the Iredell County Democratic Party Treasurer for many years.