James I. “Ike” Perkins


  • Councilmember: 2013 to Present


  • Pastor, Mt. Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church


  • Master Degree Religion 2008, West Lenoir School of Ministry

Current Boards & Affiliations

  • Founder of "LINK" Learning investment Network for Kids
  • Helping Hands Clinic Board of Directors
  • President of Caldwell County Interdenominational Ministerial association

Past Boards & Affiliations

  • City of Lenoir Planning Board
  • City of Lenoir Board of Adjustments
  • Lenoir Rotary
  • Vice President of National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)