Passionate, Principled, Progressive

Meet Michael Careccia

Michael is a worker's rights advocate and progressive organizer in Western North Carolina.

Michael moved to Lenoir in 2012 and immediately became involved in his community, working to increase youth engagement in politics and organizing to protect our mountain environment.

Michael has always felt a deep connection to the Appalachian mountains as much of his family are from Western North Carolina and other parts of the Appalachian region.