Paul Henkel

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Paul Henkel was born and grew up in Statesville, NC. Henkel graduated from Catawba College in Salisbury, NC with a BA in Business Administration. He then entered into a 37-year sales and marketing career. Henkel retired in 2009 and sought to be of help in both charitable organizations and through public service. Paul is married with two children and three grandchildren. He has lived and raised his family here in Troutman since 1973. 

Henkel’s service to the Town of Troutman began in 1977 as an appointed governing board member filling a vacant seat. He remained on the Council until 2001 when he decided not to seek reelection. In 2009, he was appointed to the Planning and Zoning Board to fill a vacant seat. In 2013 he was elected to the Town Council. Henkel’s goal is to assist in leading Troutman in a path of orderly growth in terms of desired commercial businesses, industry, and residential homes. His personal policy is “To lead while listening to the wishes of Troutman’s citizens.”


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Troutman Town Hall 400 N. Eastway Dr. TroutmanNC  28166