Michael Combest

Michael Combest, Councilman

Phone: 336-251-3872
Term: 4 Year
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Mike is a graduate of West Point and the School of Advanced Military Studies. He spent the bulk of his professional career in the U.S. Army. Mike served in every rank from Second Lieutenant to Brigadier General in a wide array of assignments that ranged from small, forward deployed tactical units to the highest strategic level positions in the U.S. Military and North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). 

In addition to being elected to the Clemmons Council in 2015, Mike is also an independent consultant and co-founder/co-owner of a start-up agricultural firm, Strackhammer, LLC

Community Involvement

He is a long time, active supporter of the Clemmons community. His volunteer support includes the: 

  • Friends of the Clemmons Library
  • Jerry Long YMCA
  • Rotary Club of Clemmons
  • Twin City Track Club
  • Village of Clemmons Planning Board

Personal Life

Mike and his wife, Janice have three sons: Bradley, Kevin, and Ian.