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Serenity Ridge Executive Committee, COUNCIL AND STAFF

Serenity Ridge Retreat Center in Nelson County, Virginia, is the headquarters of Ligmincha International, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that is run by a Board of Directors, a group of dedicated volunteer leaders and a small administrative staff. Many of the activities and projects that are continually underway at Serenity Ridge are managed and implemented by these volunteers, who are vital to the success of the organization..

flowerswork retreat croppedWe welcome the participation of volunteers in a range of areas, from contributing graphic design or maintenance skills to taking photographs to assisting during retreats, and more. If you would like to deepen your involvement with Ligmincha by volunteering your services, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 434-263-6304.

 

Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche
Spiritual Director, Ligmincha International

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Serenity Ridge Executive Committee

Bob Clark—Ligmincha International Treasurer
Sue Davis-Dill—Executive Director, Ligmincha International
John Massie—Retreat Center Developer
Rob Patzig—President and Chief Financial Officer, Ligmincha International
Stella Richards—Operations Manager, Serenity Ridge
Gabriel Rocco—Ligmincha International Board Member
Pam Rodeheaver—Ligmincha International Board Member

 

Serenity Ridge Finance Committee

Bob Clark—Ligmincha International Treasurer
Sue Davis-Dill—Executive Director, Ligmincha International
Rob Patzig—President and Chief Financial Officer, Ligmincha International
Stella Richards—Operations Manager, Serenity Ridge
Pam Rodeheaver—Ligmincha International Board Member

 

Serenity Ridge Council

The all-volunteer Serenity Ridge Council assumes key roles of responsibility in accomplishing the mission and vision set by the Board of Directors.

Mary Jo Herrmann—Serenity Ridge Lama Committee: English Instructor
Maria QuintanaSerenity Ridge Lama Committee
Vicki WheatonSerenity Ridge Lama Committee: Lama House Manager
Beth Johnson—Director of Retreat Coordination
John Massie—Retreat Center Developer
Vickie Walter—Director of Communications


Serenity Ridge Staff

The executive director of Ligmincha International implements policies developed by the Board of Directors. The operations manager, under the guidance of the Serenity Ridge Executive Committee and with the assistance of part-time staff members, oversees the daily activities at Serenity Ridge.

Geshe Tenzin Yangton—Resident Teacher
Stella Richards—Operations Manager
Chelsea Canedy—Registrar
Maria Quintana—Facilities, Grounds and Housekeeping Supervisor 
Canon Thompson—Cook

 

Other Volunteers

Voice of Clear Light Staff
Aline and Jeff Fisher, Editors
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Ligmincha International Webmaster
Cynthia Allison

And a big thank-you to many other volunteers, too numerous to mention.


Read the 2015 Annual Report