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Verhonda Crawford was raised by parents who instilled in her the importance of community service. Her father was a city councilman in Chesnee, S.C., and her mom volunteered for several groups. Before she graduated from Gardner-Webb University in 2012, Crawford ran for city council in Chesnee and became one of the youngest-elected government officials in the state of South Carolina.
2016 GWU Gallery of Distinguished Alumni, Chesnee (S.C.), Crossroads of the Carolinas Group, Department of Communications and New Media, Economic Grant Committee for SC, Godbold School of Business, MBA, Miss Gardner-Webb Pageant, Verhonda Crawford
Office of University Communications, "Gardner-Webb Education Helps Alum Prepare for Career in Public Service" (2017). Gardner-Webb NewsCenter Archive. 708.