PEMBROKE — There was no exchange of ability Thursday when the Lumbee Tribal Council fulfilled to elect officers.
District 13 Representative Ricky Burnett will continue to be Council speaker. He was the only nominee and was reelected by acclamation.
Corbin Eddings, the District 8 agent, was reelected vice chairman. He also was the only nominee.
Larry Chavis faced no opposition Thursday soon after remaining nominated and then elected, by acclamation, to the role of parliamentarian. Chavis is 1 of the District 6 associates.
Pam Hunt, District 3, will retain the job of Council treasurer.
Sharon Hunt stored her posture as secretary. She and Carvicous Barfield were both equally nominated for the part, but Barfield declined. Hunt represents District 2.
The Council also elected chairs to the subcommittees.
Dewey McNeill, District 9, will continue to act as chairman of the Federal Recognition Committee. Eddings was also nominated, but