Whispering Pines is a residential community of 3351 in the Sandhills of North Carolina, an area well-known for its mild climate and desirable lifestyle.


North Carolina's First Incorporated Village

Section 7.3.1


The Board shall consist of ten (10) members who shall reside within the Village. All members shall be appointed by the Village Council. The Board includes eight (8) Board members who reside in the vicinity of, and will represent one of, the eight (8) primary Village lakes, one (1) member to focus on watershed management needs of the Village, and one (1) ex-officio representative from the Country Club of Whispering Pines.



Powers and Duties

The operation and control of the lakes are under the general authority of the Village Council of the Village of Whispering Pines. The Lakes and Watershed Board shall be responsible to inform the Village Manager of any conditions which may require emergency action by the Village Council including the closing of any or all of the lakes. The Board shall recommend ordinances, plans and rules required for the operation, control and maintenance of the lakes and access areas consistent with the provisions of this ordinance and subject to the approval of the Village Council.

Lakes and Watershed Board

The Lakes and Watershed Board meets at 6:30pm the last Monday of January, April, July and October at theVillage Hall. The meetings are open to the public.

Members & Their Terms

All members are appointed for a term of 3 years



Hal Dugenske, Member June 2016 – June 2019

Shadow Lake Representative

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John McAninch, Member September 2016 - 2019

Pine Lake Representative





John Hartlove, Member October 2017 - October 2020

Fly Rod Lake Representative





Glenn Bernhard, Vice Chairman March 2016 - 2019

Whisper Lake Representative





Mickey Terzigni, Member October 2017 - October 2020

Spring Valley Lake Representative





Jack Armstrong, Member June 2016 - June 2019

Blue Lake Representative





Mark Nelson, Member October 2017 - October 2020

Thagard Lake Representative




Whispering Pines Village Hall  |  10 Pine Ridge Drive  |  Whispering Pines 28327

North Carolina's First Incorporated Village

North Carolina's First Incorporated Village