An NMA member since 1999, Rayford served as Chairman of the Board of Directors, Secretary of the Board of Directors, and President of LMLA Chapter 531.
Due to Rayford's hard work and dedication to get others engaged in Chapter activities, Rayford was recognized as LMLA Member of the Year in 2014 and was a 2016 National Member of the Year nominee. He is also a Certified Manager (CM).
Rayford currently participates in the following Associations, Boards, and Councils:
Associate National Director - NMA
President, 100 Black Men of Rome-Northwest Georgia, Inc.
Board Member - Kelsey-Aycock-Burrell Center
Board Member - Polk County (Georgia) Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.