Ray Russell understands that fixing a broken legislature requires bold, innovative solutions. As a businessman, minister, teacher, and scientist, Ray has a lifetime of experience that will help usher tangible solutions that work for all North Carolinians.
- Founder of RaysWeather.com, a weather service that was recognized as the “Business of the Year” by the Boone Chamber of Commerce in 2016
- Currently a professor of computer science at Appalachian State University
- Worked throughout his first-term in the legislature to end gerrymandering, protect natural resources, and improve education