US ARMY and OIF/OEF Veteran
Paul Worley is the Executive Director for the Resurrecting Lives Foundation. Paul grew up in the small town of Peebles in southern Ohio. He attended Bowling Green State University on an Army ROTC scholarship and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in history in 2004.
He deployed to Iraq as platoon leader with the 101st Airborne Division in 2005-2006. He then served with the 3rd Infantry Regiment, the “Old Guard” at Arlington National Cemetery. He deployed to Afghanistan as a staff officer for Regional Command South in 2008-2009. In 2010, he deployed to Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division as a staff officer and then took command of a mechanized infantry company.
Paul served three tours of duty in support of the Global War on Terrorism – two tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. Paul’s medals and decorations include a Bronze Star Medal with Valor, two Bronze Star Medals, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Ranger Tab, Combat Infantry Badge, Expert Infantry Badge, Parachutists Badge, and Air Assault Badge.
After completing his military service, Paul returned to his hometown to run for local office. In 2012, he was elected to a 4-year term as an Adams County Commissioner. During his time in office, Paul was focused on job retention and job creation along with bringing infrastructure funding to the county.
He lives in Peebles, OH with his wife Randalyn and young son George