Pepper Hines

Executive Assistant to the Commissioner and Office Manager

Born and raised in Alabama. She relocated to North Carolina in 1994 from Southern California and joined the association in October 1996, where she is Executive Assistant to the Commissioner 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 that reside in Southern California.

Currently serving on the NC PTA Board of Governors and DPS Scholarship Foundation Board of Trustees.

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