Randall's Bio:

I was born and raised in Taylorville, NC and moved to Wilkesboro when I was 16. I spent 31 years there before moving to Boone, NC. I have one son who is 24. I love woodworking, fishing, and golf. 

Why I Joined RISE:


I joined RISE to learn how to become more self-sufficient. I also joined to help others and help the community. 


Gain employment

Start a savings account​

What I have Learned In The Process:

Through RISE, I have learned how to deal with my problems more effectively. I've also learned how to network and how to communicate better with others. 

Become more stable in my housing

Start my own business

Make a difference in my community 

Future Plans:

One day, I'd like to have a business of my own. I'm also working on building a savings account and becoming a better me.