Days to Early Voting

Early Voting starts October 20th — Election Day is November 8th

Meet Al Platt.

Al Platt is running for NC House District 119 to represent our neighbors here in Jackson, Swain, and Transylvania Counties.

Al Platt is a community and business leader who has spent his career preserving and enriching our mountain communities. Al has been a small business leader for forty years and has directly and indirectly employed hundreds of people in western North Carolina. He is deeply involved in our community and shows his care for the health, well-being, and prosperity of our home through both his career of civic service and his commitment to conserving our mountains. Al Platt will be a representative that works hard for our district.

Al has previously served as the President of the Brevard Chamber of Commerce, on the Transylvania County Planning Board, and has served on the Brevard College Board of Trustees since 1996. In 2019, Al was recognized as an NC Main Street Champion for his contributions to our community. Al is grateful to be surrounded by family and loves to spend his free time with his three grandsons.