District 1

Sig Hutchinson, Chair

Sig Hutchinson web photo

2704 Snowy Meadow Court
Raleigh, NC 27614
Wake County: 919-856-5575
Contact Commissioner Hutchinson

Elected: 2014
Re-elected: 2018, 2020
Term expires: December 2022
Email: Sig.Hutchinson@wakegov.com


President, Sig Hutchinson Communications

Regional, State & National Leadership

  • Chair, Upper Neuse River Basin Association 
  • Former commissioner, Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Commission, City of Raleigh 
  • Former vice chair, Triangle Land Conservancy 

Public Service & Community Activities

  • Former chair, Advocates for Health in Action 
  • Former chair, Triangle Transit 
  • Former chair, Open Space and Parks Advisory Committee 
  • Former President, Triangle Greenways Council  
  • Former board member, NC Prevention Partners 
  • Former board member, NC Alliance for Health 

Honors & Awards

  • Tar Heel of the Week 
  • Wake County Volunteer of the Year – 2005 
  • Triangle Business Journal’s “Green Advocate of the Year” 
  • Business Leader Magazine’s “Top 50 Entrepreneurs in the Triangle” 
  • Leadership Triangle’s “Goodmon Award” 
  • NC Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects “Citizen’s Award” 
  • WakeUP Wake County’s “Leadership Award”  
  • A.E. Finley Distinguished Service Award by the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce 
  • City of Raleigh’s “Fred Fletcher Award” 


  • Master’s degree in education, University of South Carolina – 1978 
  • Bachelor’s degree in sociology, Texas Tech University – 1976 


Wife Nancy; one son; three grandchildren