Patti Wagner
Director/Human Resources
(828) 894-3301 x224


Patti Wagner, Director/Human Resources
Polk County Government
40 Courthouse Street
Columbus, NC 28722

Fax: (828) 722-5222 (Direct to HR)

PLEASE NOTEIn an effort to provide support for all employees, including those on evening shifts, regular office hours for Human Resources are 7:00am - 3:00pm daily (Monday-Friday);  schedule may change to accommodate appointments outside of core hours, or for meetings or events planned.  

Requests for VERIFICATIONS OF EMPLOYMENT must be made in writing accompanied by a signed release from the employee whose information is being requested.  Verbal requests for information will not be accepted.