Randy Wiggins is the county manager for Cherokee County, North Carolina. With 15 years of governmental experience, Wiggins has served previously as county manager and as finance director for Cherokee County. He additional served as human resources manager for a division of Emerson Electric, as well as project manager and business development manager for local companies. In addition to his responsibilities as county manager, he serves on numerous local boards and committees among which he serves as chair of the board of directors for Industrial Opportunities, Inc. (a home-grown vocational rehabilitation company ranked as one of the largest employers in Cherokee County)
Wiggins attended Western Carolina University where he earned his B.S./B.A. in Computer Information Systems, and he successfully completed the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Government’s County Administration Program.