Bowman began his career in the County as a Deputy in 1979 and has served as a Detective, Chief Detective, and Chief Deputy.
Alexander County Sheriff Chris Bowman has announced he intends to seek another term in 2018. Bowman made the announcement at the Alexander County Democrat’s FDR Dinner Monday evening. Bowman has served as the County Sheriff since completing the term of former Sheriff Hayden Bentley retired in October of 2009. Bowman was elected in 2010 and 2014.