Graduates Old and New Converge At Watuaga Leadership Challenge Alumni Night

BOONE, NC – Over 80 alumni of the Watauga Leadership Challenge program participated in a gathering of alumni Thursday, May 17th, at Harvest House in Boone. Over 350 alumni have participated in the program since 1998. Representatives from past classes joined 42 new graduates of the Watauga Leadership Challenge and Leadership Development Classes.

Those honored for completing their coursework include:

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Nathaniel Brackett Victorian Inn
Tara Brossa Hampton Inn & Suites
Hope Caroselli LifeStore Bank
Tiffany Christian Mast General Store
Brady Combs Combs, Tennant, & Carpenter P.C.
Jackie Garner Turchin Center
Andy Hill MountainTrue
Paige Hopkins Allen Wealth Management
Cynthia Miller Carolina West Wireless
Geralyn Mitchell App State Fine & Applied Arts
Taylor Murphy Carolina West Wireless
Terri Niederhammer Hunger & Health Coalition
Kenietha Presnell Appalachian Regional Heathcare System
Eric Rayfield Apple Hill Farm
Nikki Robinson Blue Ridge Conservancy
Tony Schlake Appalachian Regional Healthcare System
Charity Shatley Skyline/Skybest
Tara Stollenmaier Mast General Store
Jamie Stone Carolina West Wireless
Luke Summey Courtyard by Marriott
Allison West Chetola Resort
Amber Williams Mountain Lumber Company
Anna Wilson Appalachian Brian Estates
James Young Skyline National Bank

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Anthony Brumfield Hampton Inn & Suites
Bill Caroselli Highlands Union Bank
Brian Greer LifeStore Bank
Jeff Holman Caldwell Community College &Technical Institute
Lori Holton Modern Toyota
Mary Sheryl Horine Appalachian State
Erica Lackey Blue Ridge Mtn Club
Robin Lineberger Curtis Media
Jesse Miller First Security Insurance
James Milner Appalachian Commercial Real Estate,LLC
Nick Presnell Blue Ridge Mtn Club
Ian Robinson Creekside Electronics
Garrett Shore Highlands Union Bank
Jason Sirmon Edward Jones Investments
Jessica Smith Courtyard by Marriott
Kelsey Smith Freda Smith CPA, PA
David Still Ray’s Weather

The Watauga Leadership Challenge and Leadership Development classes are offered annually, meeting twice a month from January-April. Registration for the class of 2019 will begin in early November. If you are interested in participating, please contact David Jackson at 828-264-2225 or email





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