Miles joined the NC Rural Center as an engagement coordinator in December 2018. Since joining the team, he has been tasked with deepening the Center’s engagement with our leadership alumni, small business community, and rural constituents across the state.
Miles is originally from Morganton, North Carolina, and called Western North Carolina home for 24 years. He holds a bachelor’s in public administration from Appalachian State University (Go ‘Neers). Prior to the joining the Rural Center, Miles served as a family services coordinator with Habitat for Humanity of Durham, where he aided low-income families in their journey toward homeownership. As a rural native, Miles is eager to return to his roots and apply his passion for public service and outreach to advancing North Carolina’s rural communities.
In his free time, you can find Miles hiking the nearest mountain or searching for his next favorite taqueria.