Hickory, NC

What is your Community?

Newton NC

What brings you to The Local Crowd?

I am a community member

What is your role on the Demonstration Site team?

Communicating to community and helping to prioritize needs

What class are you taking?


What do you like best about your Community?

People...always willing to lend a hand, care about one another...it's a real community.

Tell us about yourself — please enter a short biographical sketch

I currently serve as the Director of the Small Business Center at Catawba Valley Community College. In this role I support people interested in starting a business get their business up and running. I also assist existing small businesses grow and add jobs to our community. Prior to this position, I spent most of my business career working in a family textile business.


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