Contact Us


Please contact us for more information about Folkmoot:

Local: 828.452.2997

Mailing address:
PO Box 658
Waynesville, NC 28786

Street address:
112 Virginia Ave
Waynesville, NC 28786

To order tickets by phone, dial: 828-452-2997

Folkmoot Staff

Angeline Schwab, Executive Director – angie (at)
Bill Graham, Programming Coordinator – bill (at)
Mike McLean, Finance Manager – mike (at)
Yetunde Aminat Bashorun, Programs Assistant – yetunde (at)
Carla Lowery, Administrative Assistant – carla (at)
Vivian Poppas, Operations Assistant – vivian (at)
Gary Justice, Maintenance

Dr. Dana Patterson, Cultural Conversations Consultant

Waleed Kahlil, Intern – Waleed (at)
Elizabeth Hazellief, Intern

Folkmoot Board of Directors

David Francis, President – Haywood Co. Government
Elizabeth Teague, Governance Chair, Vice President – Town of Waynesville
Neal Ensley, Foundation President – Retired
Mark Bumgarner, Treasurer – Ray, Bumgarner, Kingshill, Associates, P.A.
Steve Kaufman – RN&M Engineers
Kevin Sandefur – BearWaters Brewing Co.
Bill Studenc – Western Carolina University
Cabell Tice – Orchard Coffee
Kevin Fitzgerald – U.S. Park Service, retired
Tom Shepherd – Palm Beach Fire & Rescue, retired
Jeff Haynes – Haywood Co. Sheriff’s Office

Emeritus Members

Rolf Kaufman                     
Joe Sam Queen
Roy Brock
Ed Broadwell