Ron Norman was born and raised in Woodruff, South Carolina. He is a graduate of Wofford College, where he served as student-body president and a Bonner Scholar. He is also a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. He is currently employed as a web content coordinator for CBS affiliate WSPA, where he started his own segment called “Taking It to the Street.”
Norman is a member of New Bethel Baptist Church in Woodruff; while living and working in Atlanta, Georgia, he moved his membership by letter to House of Hope Atlanta, where he served on the media ministry. He has spent years motivating and inspiring young people to step into their destinies to fulfill their purposes in life. When asked to speak at different programs, his message is always simple: Never give up!