Meet the Board

Reflecting Kanuga’s Passion for Mission


Kanuga’s board members provide the diverse talent, resources, guidance, and perspectives that are critical for the leadership of our non-profit camps, retreats, and conference center.

Kanuga Board of Trustees

Elizabeth B. Henry, Chair
Civic and Church Leader; Chief Human Resources Officer, Numotion
Pisgah Forest, NC
Robert W. Pearce, Jr., Vice Chair
Corporate Attorney
Mt. Pleasant, SC
The Rev. Michael R. Sullivan, President & CEO
Kanuga Conferences Inc.
Hendersonville, NC


W. Daniel Beaman
Architect, Retired
Charleston, SC
Jonathan Engram
Womble, Carlyle, Sandridge & Rice
Winston-Salem, NC
Capers Grimball
Certified Public Accountant, Brown Hiers Kinder, LLC
Mt. Pleasant, SC
The Rev. Canon Anthony Guillen
Missioner for Latino/Hispanic Ministries and Director, Ethnic Ministries, The Episcopal Church
Ventura, CA
The Rev. Canon Connor B. Gwin
Associate Rector for Spiritual Wellness and Care, Christ Church
Charlotte, NC
Dr. Katherine High
Professor, Scientist
Haverford, PA
The Rev. Dr. Deborah Jackson
Associate Dean for Community Life, The School of Theology, Sewanee
Sewanee, TN
Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori
Former Presiding Bishop & Primate of the Episcopal Church
Reno, NV
The Rev. Zachary C. Nyein
Senior Associate Rector, St. Bart’s
New York, NY
Karen Phillips
President, Atlanta Coast Asset Management, Inc.
Charleston, SC
Wendy Pineda
Client Accounting Services Manager, DWG CPA PLLC
Houston, TX
Bishop Brian N. Prior
Bishop of the Episcopal Church / Owner, Prioritize Coaching, LLC
Spokane, WA
Lori Garst
Former Kanuga Trustees Chair; Curator, Biltmore
Asheville, NC
The Rt. Rev. Jose A. McLoughlin
Bishop, Episcopal Diocese of Western North Carolina
Asheville, NC