Staff Category: Town Council Members

Patrick Fitzimmons

Council Member

Patrick Fitzsimmons is the Executive Director of Mountain BizWorks which has provided business training, coaching and lending to small businesses in western North Carolina for 25 years. He previously served with the American Red Cross for 28 years, the last 10 as the Regional CEO for the Red Cross of Western North Carolina, retiring in 2012. He served on many Boards and in many other volunteer leadership capacities for other non-profit agencies and charities. He has lived on South Main St. in Weaverville since 2004 and has volunteered on the town’s Economic Development Advisory Board, Art in Autumn and Citizens Academy. He is proud to be able to serve his hometown of Weaverville.

Term expires 11/19

Doug Jackson

Council Member

Doug Jackson is a Graduate of Auburn University with a degree in Mechanical Engineering with post graduate courses in business at UNCA and a graduate of The Akzo School of Management in the Netherlands.

He held several diverse positions at American Enka including process engineer, sales executive, marketing manager, director of planning as well as Director of Strategic Planning for Akzo America.  For the 18 years prior to his retirement, he ran his own business doing international market research and consulting in high performance textile applications, many related to protecting our troops in the Iraq War, as well as law enforcement and firefighters.

Doug has been a resident of Weaverville living at 2 College Crescent since 1974 where he raised his two daughters. He is a member and Ruling Elder in Brittains Cove Presbyterian Church, a member of the Nature Park Steering Committee, Weaverville Economic Advisory Committee, and the Commemorative Ceremony  Committee. His hobbies include fly-fishing, woodworking, gardening, and family activities.

Andrew Nagle, Town of Weaverville Town Council Member

Andrew Nagle

Andrew Nagle, Town of Weaverville Town Council Member

Council Member

Andrew is a 1987 graduate of Appalachian State University and is currently the Executive Vice President at A-B Emblem, where he has worked since 1991. He has served in the past on the Board of Directors of the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County and is currently on the board of the Manufacturers Executive Association. He has lived in North Carolina since 1983, and in the Weaverville area since 1995 with his wife and two children.

Term Expires:  11/19