Randolph Keaton

Men and Women United for Youth and Families

Mr. Keaton was born and reared in Riegelwood, North Carolina. He received his early education in the Bladen County school system before graduating from Acme Delco High School in 1979. In the fall of that same year, he enrolled in North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University (A&T State) where he received his BA in Political Science in 1984. While serving in the United States Air Force, Mr. Keaton obtained his MA in Human Resources Development for Webster University in 1988.

He has over 20 years of experience in the Human Services field, having worked for organizations such as the New Hanover County Department of Social Services, Columbus County Mental Health and the Wilmington Housing Authority. In addition to his work with Men and Women United, he currently serves as a Counselor for The Boys and Girls Home of Lake Waccamaw, and on the Feast Down East Board of Directors, where he has been a member for several years.

Randolph currently serves as the Executive Director of Men and Women United for Youth and Families, CDC, a food hub located in Delco, North Carolina as well as Councilman for the Town Of Sandyfield, NC. Randolph’s passion lies with serving disadvantaged people in our rural communities, particularly through promoting youth leadership, to ensure that our residents reap the benefits of investments in social, economic, and environmental justice today and into the future.