500 N. Main Street
Monroe, NC 28112
Commissioner Rushing served on the Union County Board of Commissioners from 2002 – 2006 and was elected again in November of 2014. He is a graduate of Piedmont High School and the NC State University Agricultural Institute. He is married to Anne-Marie Rushing and they have two children, Reagan and RyLee.
Commissioner Rushing’s background and work history are in animal agriculture. He is the owner of Take Aim Training Range and is a certified firearms instructor who teaches concealed carry, hunter education, and firearms safety. Commissioner Rushing is also a Federal Firearms Licensed dealer.
Commissioner Rushing’s community involvements include being the Union District Chairman for the Boy Scouts of America 2006-2009, the NRA South Carolina Youth Hunter Education Challenge State Coordinator, and the 2013 NC Governor's Conservation Achievement Award winner for "Hunter Education Instructor of the Year"
Commissioner Rushing’s goal is to work to bring stability and common sense solutions to county government. As a conservative leader he believes in limited government and individual responsibility. Property rights and respect for the taxpayers are both very important to him.