Senior Scholars Committees


Help determine topics and find/contact speakers for our meetings. Periodic meetings scheduled.

Don Campbell – Curriculum
Ken Brown – Great Decisions

Arrangements and Social

Arrive early before Friday meetings to help prepare, set up and (later) clean up coffee and tea service for members. Volunteers rotate one meeting per month.

Carol Kesmodel

Wildacres Retreat

Our annual spring learning (and social) retreat in the lovely North Carolina Mountains. An engaging speaker leads several learning sessions. There are also social get-togethers, including a voluntary member talent show. Committee members primarily assist in proposing/contacting speakers and leading onsite social activities. Periodic meetings scheduled.

Wade Alley
Jim Renger


Help prior to Friday meetings to enroll new members and renew existing members.

Sara Haymond
  with Sue Gill on Database

Web Master

Help with keeping our website up to date regarding meetings and other events. Assistance as needed.

Mitzi Czapla
 with Chris Pouler on Email

Technical Services

Help with running audio/visual equipment for our Friday meetings.

Gordon Haymond
 with Aimee Hite on Slides


Carolyn Kibler
Members: Bill Parker & Bill Thomas

Field Trip

Help with planning and leading periodic outings.

John Ferguson


Pam Nemecek

Church Liaison

Bruce Kenyon

Queens University of Charlotte Liaison

Kathy Jirak

Lunch Bunch • informal group

This is an informal group working with a Board member to organize periodic lunches and possibly other future events to increase desired social interaction among members.

Board member/liaison:
B.G. Metzler
Ruth McDevitt

Help Wanted

See a committee you would like to join? Contact the appropriate Committee Chair.

Contact information for Committee Chairs can be found in the Senior Scholars Directory.