Gov. Cooper has appointed the following individuals to the North Carolina Arts Council:
David Robinson of Spring Hope as a member at-large. Robinson is a native of England and has been the director of the North Carolina Executive Mansion since 2013. He is the former director of guest relations at the Greenbrier Resort in West Virginia and managed the butler department at The Cloister Hotel located at Sea Island in Georgia.
Robinson formerly worked in Rutherfordton at the Firehouse Inn and managed customer service for the Tourism Development Authority.