Wanda was born and raised in Asheboro. She graduated from Asheboro High School then received a Degree in Executive Secretarial Science from Randolph Community College. She earned a BAS in Business Administration with an emphasis in information systems from Guilford College.
Wanda retired from Randolph County Schools Central Office after 32 years working for five superintendents. After volunteering with Habitat for Humanity, she began work as Executive Director in 2008.
She has held several part-time positions (paid and volunteer) in direct sales, word processing, accounting, and committee members for various organizations. Among those are the Randolph County Housing Coalition, “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” with Christians United Outreach Center, and former member of Asheboro Rotary.
Although Wanda and her husband reside near family in Colfax, she spends most of her time in Randolph County!