Misty is the chief program officer at the Rural Center, and prior to her current role, she served 16 years in various programs across the Center. Currently, she oversees the Center’s leadership and engagement, research, policy and advocacy, strategic partnerships, and communications teams. Misty is a graduate of REDI XIX and Leadership NC. Prior to working at the Rural Center, she held positions in educational research and social work. She received her bachelor’s in social work and her master’s in public administration from North Carolina State University. In her leisure time, Misty enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, traveling, and trying a variety of new foods and restaurants.
Wanna-be world traveler. Avid reader. Devoted Wolfpack fan. Aspiring super mom. Always looking for my next favorite restaurant.
Chief Program Officer