Mayor - Jimmie Rowe
Jimmie Rowe was born and raised in Johnston County, NC. He attended Princeton High School and was active in school politics. He served as class president and also a county and state FFA officer. He attended the NC State College Ag school and was a member of the Pershing Rifles in the ROTC. He holds an NC Electrical License and an NC Real Estate Brokers License.
He is married to Margie Evans Rowe and they have a daughter, Jamie.
He and his family moved to Ahoskie in 1970 as president of the local Farm Credit Banking System. The family attends St. John Baptist Church.
He has had a lifetime involvement with farming and has owned several agri-businesses. He has also owned and operated commercial businesses in Ahoskie. For the past 24 years he has been the construction manager of Commercial Ready Mix Products. He has served his clients both private and commercial in constructing roads, utilities, building sites and placing concrete for buildings and other structures.
Jimmie, who is now retired, is looking forward to the challenges and rewards of serving the people of Ahoskie as Mayor.