VOA VOICES: Randy Craft

Randy Craft has put a lifetime of community leadership and activism to work for the people of Southeastern Kentucky. In a new shared position between AdventHealth Manchester and VOA as the Community Development Coordinator, Randy leads a range of working groups focused on economic development, health, revitalizing downtown Manchester and bringing more broadband coverage to the region. As a Manchester native and natural bridge builder and organizer, Randy has led real progress on issues that are vital to residents of the region. He leads working groups on issues including Transformational Employment, Tourism and Oral Health. “What we do is life-changing – we give moms and kids a chance to get their lives back and I just feel blessed to be a part of VOA,” Randy said.