Kathryn McElveen

Executive Director
Speaks English

Kathryn McElveen is our Executive Director. Since 2012, she has been a Courage & Renewal® facilitator working primarily with young leaders from all professions, social activists, and faith leaders. She is a professional leadership coach (PCC) and an ordained clergyperson in the United Methodist Church, where she has served as a congregational pastor and leadership formation consultant. For more than two decades, Kathryn has worked from within organizations, outside of them, and through community activism towards systemic reform in racial and gender equity, interfaith collaboration, and building healthier, more trustworthy communities. Kathryn lives in Travelers Rest, South Carolina with her husband, Rimes, and their four school-aged children. Together they enjoy exploring rivers and trails, growing food, learning new things, and adding love and light to the world.