Betty M. Stocks is a Concord native who grew up in the Logan Community. Betty is a graduate of Concord High School. In pursuit of higher education, she obtained Criminal Justice Degrees from Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Barber-Scotia College. Betty also has a Master of Public Administration Degree from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
Betty worked at the City of Concord Police Department for over 28 years. She started as a patrol officer and worked her way through the ranks to become the Deputy Chief of Police. Betty participated in the City of Concord Neighborhood Program during her tenure with the City of Concord. She served as the neighborhood liaison to the Logan and Underwood communities. Betty retired in 2019.
Betty remains active and involved with many community organizations. Currently, she serves on the Cabarrus Arts Council Board, Cabarrus County Community Foundation Board, United Way Citizen Allocation Review Committee, Racial Equity Cabarrus Advisory Team, Concord-Cabarrus Dr. MLK, Jr. Celebration Planning Committee, and Concord-Cabarrus Juneteenth Celebration Planning Committee. Betty is a lifelong member of Grace Lutheran Church, where she serves as the Vice-Chairperson. She is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc – Gamma Epsilon Chapter.
“Being connected to and involved in the community is very important to me. Building relationships is necessary to build partnerships that will make a difference in the lives of the citizens that we serve."
When not doing community or church work, Betty enjoys spending time with her husband Terence, adult children, grandchildren, and other family and friends.