Rodney Harris began working at Cabarrus County in June of 2019. His responsibilities include oversight of County finance, budgeting, procurement, libraries and veterans services.
Rodney started his career with Mecklenburg County as a Management Analyst. Later, he became Director of Business and Financial Management and Procurement Manager. He also served as financial manager for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.
Rodney has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and a Master of Public Administration. Both degrees are from the University of NC at Charlotte. He holds a participation certificate in the NC Municipal and County Administration Course. Hel also holds a participation certificate for the Public Executive Leadership Academy (PELA). Both certificates were awarded through the University of NC at Chapel Hill.
Born and raised in Stanton, California, he has lived in Cabarrus County since 2003. He resides in Harrisburg with his wife, Kim, and their children, Abigail and Lucas.