Graduation Coach (East Wake Middle School)
As a North Carolina native, Graham is the product of Wake County Schools. After obtaining his Bachelor’s degree in Organizational/Industrial Psychology in 2009 from Appalachian State, Graham moved to rural Mississippi to help teens with mental illness become successful members of their communities. He returned to Wake County in 2011 and joined the CIS Wake team in the summer of 2012 as the director of their Mayview Community Learning Center. For three years he served as Mayview’s Director, as well as the Wake County Specialist for the Harvard University READS Summer Learning research project, where he provided books to over 1200 students in 12 schools throughout the summer. Currently, Graham supports students and their families as a Graduation Coach for East Wake Middle School.