Cabinet is the group of unelected heads of the
executive departments of North Carolina, which form part of the top executives in the
government of the state.
It is separate from the North Carolina Council of
, which is elected state-wide, and which makes up the rest
of the executive leadership of the government. All are appointed by
, who is
) as of January
In addition, the President of the state Community College
, currently Scott Ralls
sometimes considered a member of the Governor's Cabinet. The
President, however, is appointed not by the Governor, but by the
state Board of Community Colleges.