WAXHAW — Michael Tyler Evola of Waxhaw, NC, was appointed to the North Carolina Council for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Evola is a student at Central Piedmont Community College studying accounting and finance. Evola is a member of the Union County Parks and Recreation Committee and the Waxhaw Parks, Cultural and Recreation Board. Evola also founded the Disability Issues Caucus within the North Carolina Democratic Party.