Susan S. Lockridge serves as the Gaston County Register of Deeds. Susan was first elected to the position in 2004 and has faithfully served the citizens of Gaston County since that time. Prior to that, she worked in the Register of Deeds office as a Certified Assistant and Certified Deputy to the Register of Deeds.
Susan has served in various positions with the North Carolina Register of Deeds Association including Chairman for the District II NCARD and president of the State Association. She has also served on multiple committees such as the Vital Record Committee, Legislative Committee, and Education Committee. For her service, in 2016, Susan was named Outstanding Register of Deeds from the NC Association of County Commissioners, and she received the Eunice Ayers Distinguished Service Award from her peers of the NC Register of Deeds Association.
During her spare time, Susan volunteers with multiple community organizations, serving 15 years with the Meals on Wheels program in the Dallas community, serving as a Tiger Cub Leader for the Boy Scouts, Treasurer for the North Carolina Federation of Republican Women. She also serves at the St. John's Lutheran Church on the Church Council, Endowment Committee, and as a Vacation Bible School teacher.