Bill Aldridge - William S. “Bill” Aldridge was born and raised in Albemarle. Bill is a 1992 graduate of Albemarle High School. Bill then attended Stanly Community College and Pfeiffer University earning a degree in Criminal Justice in 1997. Bill has been employed with the Hendrick Automotive Group for over 16 years. Bill has held various roles in automotive dealerships in both retail and management was promoted to his current position as Corporate Trainer for the Charlotte/Charleston luxury brands in 2012. In this role Bill is responsible for all aspects of recruiting, training, and personnel development in 12 dealerships.
Bill is married to the former Martha Newton and they enjoy residing in Albemarle with their two Yorkies, Kiwi and Lola. They attend Albemarle First Assembly of God and enjoy spending time at Ocean Isle Beach, biking, and they are both avid runners.
Bill is the son of Sherrill and Margaret Aldridge of Albemarle and was appointed to the Albemarle City Council in 2014 to complete the term of current Mayor Ronnie Michael. Bill is proud to represent the constituents of Albemarle District 3.
Bill is currently serving on the Stanly County United Way Board of Directors, a member of the Stanly County Fraternal Order of Police, a member of the Uwharrie Running Club, and the National Rifle Association. Bill also previously served as a member of the City of Albemarle Board of Adjustments.
Bill has always felt a calling to serve the community and is honored to serve the residents of Albemarle as a member of the Albemarle City Council.