ADMINISTRATIVE LEAD TEAM

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REV. DR. LYNNE CALDWELL

Interim President

Lynne Caldwell is an Elder in the Western North Carolina Conference and former District Superintendent. She taught for 12 years at the Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University in Richmond.

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PANSY CRUMPLER

Office Administrator

Pansy is an accomplished manager and consultant for multiorganizations.  She serves as Office Manager at Neighborhood Seminary. She is called to provide administrative support and spiritual guidance for businesses and individuals in the fulfillment of Kingdom assignments. She hold a B.S. in Business Management and Economics from NC State University. 

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DINA HELDERMAN

Administrative Consultant

Dina Helderman has a passion for helping organizations engage their missions and achieve their goals by building infrastructure and processes that enable teamwork and efficiency. She is a partner at Saison Consulting, LLC, in Durham, NC, and provides professional coaching. Previously, she was the director of Events Management and on staff in Leadership Education, both at Duke Divinity School. She holds an MDiv from McAfee School of Theology.

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REV. DR. ELAINE HEATH

Education Consultant

Elaine is ordained as an Elder in the United Methodist Church and is the co-founder of the Missional Wisdom Foundation and of Neighborhood Seminary. She lives at Spring Forest, an intentional Christian Community and farm in rural North Carolina, where she also serves as Abbess. Elaine holds a BA in English from Oakland University, an MDiv from Ashland Theological Seminary, and a PhD in Systematic Theology from Duquesne University.

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IVY PARKER

Program Coordinator

Ivy Parker feels called to equip the people of God in the areas of relational discipleship and spiritual formation. She is currently in her second year of spiritual direction certification with the NC Institute of Spiritual Direction & Formation. She has served as Discipleship Director for a mid-sized UMC church and Leadership Development Coordinator with Sabbath Living as part of the UMC Clergy Health Initiative in NC. Ivy holds a B.S. in Computer Science from N.C.S.U. and a Masters of Art in Christian Practice from Duke Divinity School.

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