Welcome to my constituent services website for North Carolina’s House District 36. I hope you’ll find these pages helpful in better understanding the work we’ll undertake during the 2017-2018 session of the North Carolina General Assembly.
There are hundreds of informative articles on a wide-range of topics (listed in an index down the right hand side) and a host of helpful resources and other links throughout the site. Please use it to regularly learn more about our business in the state legislature and to keep me informed of the things that are important to you. You can also follow me on Facebook and Twitter for regular updates.
I’m very honored for the opportunity to serve the people of Wake County. If I or my staff can be of any assistance for any reason, please never hesitate to contact me directly by email or at the address and telephone number below. Thank you.
307B Legislative Office Building
Raleigh, NC 27603
About Nelson Dollar
Nelson Dollar is currently serving his seventh term in the North Carolina General Assembly, representing the citizens of Wake County. He is a media and public relations professional with over 25 years experience in the industry. He has served as a special assistant in the Governor’s office, a Human Resources Director for the North Carolina Department of Commerce, and an instructor at Wake Technical Community College. He holds a Masters of Arts with Honors in Social Sciences and a Bachelor of Science with Honors in Social Sciences from Appalachian State University.
Representative Dollar is also an active volunteer in the community, including serving on the board of the North Carolina Diabetes Advisory Council and as an assistant scoutmaster with the Boy Scouts of America Troop 613. Representative Dollar is an Eagle Scout himself.
As the Senior Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, Representative Dollar is one of the most powerful members in the entire General Assembly. In addition to being the chief budget writer in the House, he also serves on six other committees this session: Energy and Public Utilities; Finance; Health; Insurance; Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House; and Transportation.
His strong conservative principles, effectiveness in representing his constituents, and his leadership in the legislature led to his re-election victory in 2016.
Representative Dollar is married to his wife, Lorrie, and they have one young son, Ian. The Dollar family attends Colonial Baptist Church in Cary.
This website is provided as a constituent service to the people of Wake County from Representative Nelson Dollar. It is not produced or maintained at taxpayer expense and is funded entirely through private donations. Please consider supporting Representative Dollar’s efforts to communicate with his constituents by donating here.