Assistant Secretary of the Division of Employment Security Lockhart Taylor

Lockhart Taylor serves as the Assistant Secretary for Employment Security for the North Carolina Department of Commerce.  North Carolina Secretary of Commerce Anthony M. Copeland named Mr.Taylor to the post on November 13, 2017.

Taylor has been employed with the Division of Employment Security, previously the Employment Security Commission, for 24 years. He worked for the Office of Governmental Relations for 19 years before being named Chief Deputy in April 2017. 

Taylor studied History at Appalachian State University. He is married with two children.