Meet the Council

Braxton Winston, at-large representative

Braxton Winston, III​​Braxton Winston, a democrat, was elected in 2017 as an at-large member and is serving his first term on council.

Winston is a stagehand and grip and a member of Charlotte’s thriving sports television and entertainment production community. He is a proud member of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees Union.

Winston is also an influential citizen-journalist, producing stories not covered by traditional media outlets and employing new models of citizen engagement.

Winston holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Davidson College, where he was a two-time letterman on the football team.

600 East Fourth St
Charlotte, NC 28202
Council member at large


Braxton Winston participates in the following mayor-appointed council committees:​