Kevan Worley is Executive Director of the National Association of Blind Merchants. After serving for more than a decade as the President of the National Association of Blind Merchants Kevan served one term as Treasurer of the organization. He has recently been asked by the board to fill the role of Executive Director. His 30 years of advocacy and coaching in the National Federation of the Blind and the company he has developed Worley Enterprises makes Kevan uniquely qualified. Kevan has built his company from a foundation of involvement in the Randolph-Sheppard program into a significant consulting and food service business beyond Randolph-Sheppard.
Son of an Army Sergeant and born blind in Germany Worley was taken to see doctors at the Mayo Clinic upon his family’s return to the United States. Renowned eye specialists said to his parents ‘Get him a good education.’ They did. Worley Attended School for the Blind in Illinois. He attended Texas Tech University earning a degree in radio TV and film. He worked in broadcasting during the decade of the 80s. Early in that decade he found the National Federation of the Blind and has accepted roles and responsibilities in local state and national leadership for the past 30 years.