Our Board

Board Officers

Chairman - Crystal Morrison
Vice-Chairman - Ned Kiser
Treasurer - Jack Barton
Secretary -Mattie Decker


Board Members

Paul Brock
Bob Keith
Julie McKinney
Dawn Regan
Ric Thurlby
Woody Turner

Past Board Members

Andy Bell, Advisor
Edith Bond, Charter Member
The late James P. Dunn, a Co-Founder
The late Lake Lure Mayor, Kevin Cooley
Deloras Foster
Michael Frierman, Past Chairman
Ann Herrmann - Nehdi, a Co-Founder
Tommy Hartzog, Charter Member/Past Co-Chair
Valerie Hoffman, Charter Member/Past Co-Chair
Cathy Leestma

Past Board Members

Thomas McKay, a Co-Founder
Bill Miller
Jeanine Nobel, Charter Member
Jim Nordberg
Jim Proctor, Former Lake Lure Mayor
The late Stuart Richardson
Jim Rhodes
Joseph Satrape
April Schick
Cornee Yountz


We are responsible for the future of the Gorge.
We are responsible to and for each other.
We strive to do the best thing, for the best reason, in the best way.