Pepper Hines

Executive Assistant to Commissioner

Born and raised in Alabama. Relocated to North Carolina in 1994 from Southern California and joined the association in October 1996 where she is Assistant to The Director and Office Manager. Responsibilities at the NCHSAA include Board of Directors, Regional Meetings, Athletic Pass Distribution, Nominating Committee and coordination of general office operations and procedures.

She has two sons, the one resides in Covina, California and the youngest attends North Carolina A&T in Greensboro, NC.

Currently serving on the NC PTA Board of Governors as treasurer and a member of Sisters Network (African American Breast Cancer Support Group).

Staff Responsibilities

Administration and Finance

  • Appeals
  • Athletic Passes
  • Board/Executive Committee
  • Classification/Realignment
  • Eligibility rules and regulations
  • Finances
  • General Assembly
  • General requirements
  • NCCA Board
  • NCADA Board
  • N.C. School Boards Association
  • National Council
  • National Federation
  • Nominating Committee
  • Principals’ conference
  • Regional meetings
  • Section III
  • State Board of Education
  • State Dept. of Public Instruction
  • Superintendents’ conference
  • City-County Athletic Directors
  • Conference Presidents