500 N. Main Street
Monroe, NC 28112
Commissioner Simpson and his family moved to Union County in 2005. The Union County schools and the sense community prompted their move from Charlotte. He and his wife Sandy (an active school volunteer) have been married for 24 years. They have two children aged 18 and 14 attending Union County schools.
Commissioner Simpson grew up in western Idaho. He joined the US Navy in 1988 and received an honorable discharge after serving five years. Lance completed his associate of arts degree before moving to Charlotte in 1996 where he attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, receiving his undergraduate degree in business administration.
He has been employed with his current company since 1993 in various positions with increasing scope of responsibility. His business experience over the last 21 years includes sales, branch management, operations management, financial analysis, process improvement, real estate, logistics and capital planning.
He enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, fishing, boating, and attending his children's sporting events. He has taught Sunday school and coached youth sports.
Commissioner Simpson felt drawn to serve Union County after much prayer, discussion with family and friends and careful consideration. He believes government should always involve honesty, transparency and open communication.