Originally from Caldwell County, Ralph earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering at NC State University. After a 15 year career as a Petroleum Engineer, living in various parts of the US and overseas, Ralph and his family returned to Caldwell County. He currently resides in Lenoir with his wife, Jane. During his spare time, Ralph can be found on the golf course where he enjoys time with friends and business acquaintances. Outside of Real Estate, he takes pride in giving back to his community. He has served on boards of numerous local non-profits and has played an active role with the Caldwell Chamber of Commerce during his career. He currently serves as a member/officer of Caldwell Rotary, Board Member of Catawba Valley Community Foundation and is a council member for the City of Lenoir.
Ralph has been working in Real Estate for over 30 years and is a retired licensed/certified Commercial Real Estate Appraiser. Clients often describe Ralph as detail-oriented, proactive and very reliable. His Real Estate sideline achievements include buying and selling properties and renovating downtown commercial properties.
When it concerns his clients, Ralph believes in a philosophy of transparency. He says, “I feel creating something of value has to lead first with integrity, which then creates a solid foundation to do great business together. I recognize and value the trust my clients place in me and I strive every day to exceed their expectations.”