Jonathan Beal


  • Councilmember: 2017 to Present


  • First United Methodist Church of Lenoir Music Director
  • Harper School for the Performing Arts Instructor
  • Heritage Christian School Music and Band Teacher
  • North Carolina Public Schools Teacher and Bus Driver, Retired


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Music Education, Wake Forest University

Current Boards & Affiliations

  • Caldwell Arts Council Board President
  • Caldwell Arts Council Board of Directors
  • Harper School Board of Directors
  • National League of Cities Small City Council

Past Boards & Affiliations

  • 2011 Recipient of the Maxine Swalin Award for Outstanding Music Educator of NC.
  • North Carolina Music Educators Association
  • Northwest District Bandmasters Association Board Member
  • Western Piedmont Orchestra Education Committee