Phone: (910) 293-4218


Degrees and Certifications:

Education: Associate in Applied Science, Business Administration Bachelor of Science, Business Administration Master of Business Administration (MBA) Doctorate in Education, Leadership Performance Improvement (Doctoral Candidate)

Mrs. Raymond

My mission as a Career and Technical Education Business teacher (CTE) is to motivate and encourage students to be successful leaders and ensure they know the opportunities and resources available to obtain careers across the globe.
  • Welcome Tigers!
    I am excited to announce that I'll be teaching at James Kenan again for the 9th year.  This 2021-2022 school year will be full of adventures, learning, growth, and development in all areas.  My name is Mrs. Raymond and I will am one of the Business Teachers in the CTE Department.  I look forward to meeting all of you and hope to create some entrepreneurs out of you Tigers!
    I am also the advisor for FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America.
    FBLA is on the largest and oldest business student organization in the world! A quarter of a million high school and middle school students, college and university students, faculty, educators, administrators, and business professionals have chosen to be members of the premier business education association preparing students for careers in business. 

    What is FBLA?
    Future Business Leaders of America is a career and technical student organization that serves students who are or have been enrolled in a Business Education course.

    Why is FBLA-PBL so popular?
    It's simple. We have developed a unique value program that excites students, faculty and administrators, and business professionals to join our organization. If you are interested in developing leadership, communication, and team skills, or simply looking for an organization to meet and network with others at the local, state and national levels, then FBLA-PBL is the organization for you.

    What can FBLA do for me?
    Members have the opportunity to attend leadership training workshops, as well as regional, state, and national conferences.  Through participation in competitive events, students have opportunities for recognition.

    How does FBLA prepare me for the future?
    FBLA helps prepare students pursuing job opportunities in business technologies career pathways including:
    • Accounting and Finance
    • Information Systems
    • Business Management
    • Small Business Entrepreneurship
    • Business Administration
    • Office Systems Technology
    How do I join?
    Enroll in a business course and see your business teacher at the beginning of each year.