Stanley, NC

President and CEO Premier Body Armor

Appointed By Speaker of the House

Term Expires 2018

Frank Stewart

Frank Stewart was appointed to the North Carolina State Ports Authority Board of Directors by Speaker of the House Tim Moore and his term ends in June 2018.

Mr. Stewart is the President and CEO of Premier Body Armor. He founded Ultra Machine & Fabrication in 1989 and Ultra Armoring in 2008. Ultra Machine & Fabrication has since evolved into an accomplished precision sub-contract manufacturer for several major defense contractors. Mr. Stewart received an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Humanities from Gardner-Webb University and serves as the Chairman of the university’s Board of Trustees. He is also a member of the Gardner-Webb University President’s Advisory Board and the Great State Bank Board of Directors.