Jeffrey Odham for Mayor
Jeffrey Odham was elected to serve as Alderman of the Sixth Ward in November of 2013. Jeffrey is the son of B.T. and Joan Odham and a lifelong resident of New Bern. He married New Bern native Jeannie Haye Odham in June 2002. They have one son, Gavin Jeffrey.
Alderman Odham is a graduate of both New Bern High School & Craven Community College, where he earned an Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration - Marketing & Retailing. Alderman Odham joined Glidden Paint Company in 1997 where he has spent his entire professional career (Glidden is now part of PPG Industries). Throughout his tenure, Jeffrey has held numerous positions from Sales Representative to Regional Business Manager. In 2002, Jeffrey & his wife became local entrepreneurs when they started a tanning salon known as Sunless Expressions, LLC.
Alderman Odham ran his campaign based on the platform of bringing financial accountability and commercial growth to New Bern. He was quoted as saying, "I will bring a common sense, business-minded approach to City Hall. It's time for elected officials to look past the next election cycle and do what is right for the long-term health of New Bern."
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Throughout his tenure on the Board of Alderman, Jeffrey Odham has always put the best interest of New Bern at the forefront of decision-making. No one will ever agree on every issue, every time. However, no one can question Jeffrey's love for the City of New Bern and his concern for our future!
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5003 Morton Rd
New Bern, Craven County 28562