Staff


The CAP Volunteer Program staff recruits and supports the hundreds of individual and group volunteers who serve with Christian Appalachian Project each year. Many of us are former volunteers ourselves, and we would love to answer any questions you may have about volunteer life.

Kathleen Leavell, ’76-’78,¬†Director

Volunteer Recruitment and Admissions

Amy Schill, ’03-’05,¬†Manager, Volunteer Recruitment and Admissions
Kathy Kluesener, ’73-’80, Volunteer Admissions Coordinator
Betsie Carroll, Alternative Volunteering Coordinator, AmeriCorps Program Director
Brenda Thornton, Technician

Volunteer Life

Harold Underwood, Manager, Volunteer Life, Sandy Valley Region
Kiara West, ’00-’02, Manager, Volunteer Life, Cumberland Valley Region
Thelma Moore, Specialist

Volunteer Groups/Mission Trips

Sally Ousley, Volunteer Groups Coordinator, Sandy Valley Region (primary contact for group scheduling)
Erin Cusick, ’11-’13, Volunteer Groups Coordinator, Cumberland Valley Region

WorkFest (alternative college spring break)

Erin Cusick, WorkFest Coordinator

YouthFest (alternative high school spring break)

Sally Ousley, YouthFest Coordinator

Volunteer Alumni

Amy Schill, Manager, Volunteer Alumni

Christian Partners (opportunities for your church, school, or business to partner with CAP)

Sr. Robbie Pentecost, Manager, Christian Partners
Jenny King, ’08-’10, Christian Partners Coordinator