The Tarboro-Edgecombe Airport Authority was formed as a public authority, as provided in Chapter 63 of the North Carolina General Statutes, as a legal subdivision of the State and separate from Edgecombe County and the Town of Tarboro. The Authority is authorized to acquire property for establishing, constructing, enlarging, improving, maintaining, operating, and regulating an airport and other navigation facilities. Of the seven-member Board of the Airport Authority, three members are appointed by Edgecombe County, three members are appointed by the Town of Tarboro, and one is appointed jointly by Edgecombe County and the Town of Tarboro.
Harold Thompson, Chairman
Erics Evans, Edgecombe County Manager
Troy Lewis, Town of Tarboro Manager