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Administrative Services Directory


The Administrative Office is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Please check the Holiday Schedule for when the office will be closed.

We handle a large volume of calls on a daily basis and appreciate your patience. If you are unable to reach a staff member, please leave a voice message and your call will be returned.


NCSWCLB Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 1043                                                                       
Asheboro, NC 27204

Physical Address:

1207 S. Cox Street, Suite F
Asheboro, NC 27203

Phone: 336-625-1679
Toll free: 1-800-550-7009
Fax: 336-625-4246

For complaints and ethics inquiries only, please contact the Assistant Executive Director, Elizabeth N. Pope, MSW, LCSW at 1-866-397-5263, ext 226

Administrative Services Directory

Review the information below and direct your inquiry to the appropriate individual. The Credentialing Specialist and the Licensing Specialist answer the phones and should be able to answer most questions and address most of your concerns.

Patrice N. “Micki” Lilly, MSHE
Executive Director

Elizabeth N. Pope, MSW, LCSW
Assistant Executive Director

Janice Tarlton - Ext: 222
Licensing Specialist

Contact Janice for information regarding LCSWA licensure, professional examination, moving from associate licensure to LCSW licensure, and renewal of certification/licensure.

Deidre Teague - Ext: 221
Credentialing Specialist

Contact Deidre for information regarding initial applications, verification of certification or licensure status, and application for forming a professional corporation or limited liability company.

Karen Garner - 225
Administrative Office Associate

Ethics Complaint and Investigation Directory

Elizabeth N. Pope, MSW, LCSW –
Phone: 866-397-5263 or 1-800-550-7009 (toll free) Ext: 226
For questions regarding disciplinary actions, and/or to file a complaint.

Barry Phillips, MSW, LCSW – Ext: 224
Ethics Investigator

Investigation into ethical concerns is determined by the ethic review process. Please only contact the investigator if you are currently involved in a matter under review by this investigator.