Meet The Team

Rev. Rob Morris

Executive Director

Born in Canada

Grew up in west Texas

#5 of 6 kids

Certification in Permaculture

"Leave things better than you found them." 

Jon Blalock

Director of Lakey Gap Adapted Programs

Born on a mountain top in TN

Never grew up

Plays guitar

Singer in a band

Huge U2 fan

Lisa LeVine

Guest Services 

Younger cousin of Adam Levine (you wish)

Very Friendly and loves numbers - and you're number one!

Anne McGuire

Director of Community Outreach & Development

From Abalama

Fluent in Crow

Master Gardener

Mark Norton

Operations Director

Served with the Sheriff's Dept

And with the Fire Dept

Knows everyone in the valley

One of the nicest guys you'll ever meet

Paul Norton

Maintenance Manager

From the Valley

Been "filling in" as a local pastor for 20 years

Incredibly Kind-Hearted

Dolly Norton

Housekeeping Director

Never met a stranger




Maggie Brigman

Housekeeping Staff

Works here like it's her job

Always smiling

Loves 4-Wheelin'

Raising a sweet little boy

Kevin McIntosh

Maintenance Staff

New to Black Mountain

Possibly member of Witness Protection Program

We think he knows things

And that's not his actual photo


Can make Chicken Cordon-Bleu (and other colors, too)

Pleasing to the palate, and accommodating all dietary needs

Summer Staff

OMG - so much fun. And OMG so much work. But even the work is fun. Apply for Summer positions or short-term internships year-round. 

RV Volunteers

Teamwork makes the dream work! You're making dreams come true. Thanks for all you are and thanks for all you do.

Emily Eldridge

Social Media Intern


Website worker, Facebook fixer, Instagram ingenuity! Emily is working and living at Christmount as one of our first short-term interns!