Executive Director | currently vacant


Joe Porter

Burnamwood Commission | Joe Porter, chair




Resident Caretaker | Jim Olive

381787_297055623650691_1473951657_nJim began working at Burnamwood in January 2013. He has his B.A. from the University of Kentucky. Before coming to Burnamwood, Jim worked as a forester for the Commonwealth of Kentucky. He and his wife, Rev. Wanda Olive, have a daughter, Sarah.






Summer Camp Director
Rebecca Edwins

Lead Counselor
Zach Robinson

Summer Camp Counselors
Caroline Copley
Parker Dunn
David Ehlert
Ashley Moody
Albert Oberst
Alexandra Schwab

BAM Director
Parker Smith

Assistant BAM Director
Alice Edmon


Joe Porter – chair; ex officio all committees
Stephanie Gilbert – vice chair; Program, Site
Rev. Ryan Bradney – Development, Site
Deana Brooks – BAM, Program
Jennifer Chandler – secretary; Program (chair), Development
Shannon Johnson – BAM, Program
Laura Lilly – Development (chair), Site
Jim Magee – Site (chair), BAM
Rev. Hannah McIntyre – BAM (chair), Development

Volunteers needed for Committees:
BAM – Oversee and help grow our Burnamwood Appalachian Ministry program into a year-round ministry.

Program – Oversee Summer and Retreat Programming, Recruitment of Event Leaders, Summer Staff, and Volunteers

Development & Awareness – Oversee Fund Raising events, grow annual giving revenue, promotion of Burnamwood to the Presbytery and wider community.

Site Management – Oversee Site Director, discern and prioritize projects at camp to promote safety and improvements. Create a master plan for maintenance of facility.

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