Local Leadership

Role of the Interim Board

The interim board is the senior-most body in the governing structure of the Atlanta
Shambhala Center. It is responsible for the overall vision and policy of the local center,
and its connection to the rest of the Shambhala community and Shambhala International.

The Team:

• Holds the strategic vision for the Center’s future

• Develops local governance policies

• Holds fiduciary responsibility for the Center

Atlanta Shambhala 2017 Strategic Plan

Interim Board

Center Director – Sue Gilman

Chair – Chris Wenger

Programming – Valerie Morvan

Finance – Lindsey Muse

Ethics & Care – Kathleen Cole

Secretary – Carri Carver

Member-at-Large – Edwin Ashurst

Process Design & Facilitation – Shelley Paul

Executive Committee

Nyida Day Coordinator – Brandy Amato

Membership – Liz DeSimone

Shrinekeeper – Edwin Ashurst

Ethics Panel (interim)

Email any or all of the panel members to report a concern.

Sue Gilman ([email protected])

Christopher Wenger ([email protected])

Ethics Committee

Richard Bathrick

Cheri Tiernan

Angela Wade

Community Relations

Chair – Brenda Collins

People of Color sangha co-facilitator – Geoffrey Warren


Email [email protected] for more information.