Ruth Harris Wheless Administrative Assistant, Raymond James Financial Services

"I approach each client with the intention of being as helpful as I can. Over the years, they've come to appreciate my honesty and willingness to go out of my way for them."

Ruth has worked with her husband since 1989, providing administrative services to the family practice, which includes their son, Al. She attended Mount Vernon Junior College and Louisburg College after graduating from Salem Academy. Ruth enjoys volunteering and has previously served as chairman of the Franklin County Arts Council, treasurer for the Northeast Piedmont Chorale and treasurer, senior warden and vestry member for St. Paul's Episcopal Church.

These days, she is the bookkeeper for the chorale and secretary for the Franklin County Chapter of the North Carolina Community Foundation, as well as an active choir member and bookkeeper for St. Paul's. Ruth also enjoys singing, reading and attending soccer games and horseback riding events with her grandchildren.

Raymond James is not affiliated with the above organizations and/or charitable causes.