Sheri Slater has served as Onslow County’s Assistant County Manager since 2013. With a degree in sociology from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Ms. Slater began her career 25 years ago as a child protective services social worker with Onslow County Department of Social Services. During her tenure with Onslow County Government, Ms. Slater served as a staff trainer for social work staff, worked as a supervisor of Adult Protective Services, and excelled as the Director of Senior Services. When Onslow County elected to consolidate human services in 2013, Ms. Slater became the County’s first Director of Consolidated Human Services and was promoted to the role of Assistant County Manager. Ms. Slater currently provides executive oversight for the Department of Social Services, Senior Services, Veterans Services, Public Health, Onslow County Library, Onslow County Museum, and the Airport. She is a native North Carolinian, and has raised her three children in Onslow County.