Don Vaughan Attorney, attended the Wake Forest University School of Law and received his Juris Doctorate in 1979. Located in Winston-Salem, the Wake Forest University School of Law is a pillar of legal education in North Carolina. It is consistently rated among the nation's top law schools.
Following graduation from law school, Don Vaughan, Attorney, was hired by North Carolina Governor James B. Hunt's economic advisor to work as an attorney to the Governor's small and large business councils. In 1982, he became a Vice President of the Stedman Corporation, a North Carolina-based textile and apparel manufacturer. In 1991, he was elected to the Greensboro City Council, on which he served until 2005. He served two terms as the city's Mayor Pro Tem.