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Alecia Roberts, Chair

Alecia Roberts is the mother of three daughters.  She lost one of those daughters, Heather to an overdose on October 7, 2015 when someone watched her overdose and refused to call 911,  making the conscious and willful choice to allow Heather to die by refusing to render aid.  Alecia and her husband, Stephen are raising Heather’s son, Joshua.

Alecia is passionate about mental health and substance use disorder treatment reforms and holding dealers accountable for their actions by enforcing G.S. 14-17(b)(2).  She is a member of B.A.C.K. O.F.F. of Brunswick County and the Brunswick County Opioid Task Force.