Paul Ransdell, Ed.D.
Director of Development
Dr. Paul Ransdell is a native Kentuckian and a graduate of Georgetown College. He studied leadership at Spalding University, and earned a doctorate in administration at Vanderbilt University. He has also received specialized training through the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University, and the Institute for Charitable Giving. And he is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals. Dr. Ransdell has been a fundraising professional for 28 years for a variety of educational, human service, and youth organizations. He is married to Suzanne Ransdell; they have two children ages 13 and 12.
Susie Hillard Bullock
Senior Development Officer
Susie Hillard Bullock is a 1981 graduate of Berea College. A native of Jackson County, Ky., Susie grew up in nearby London, Ky. She joined Christian Appalachian Project in July 2013, bringing more than 20 years’ experience in non-profit development. As senior development officer, she visits friends of Christian Appalachian Project in Southern California, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Ohio, southwest Florida, and Kentucky.
Manager of Planned Giving
Larry Pelfrey is a 1985 graduate of Berea College. Originally from Greenup County in Eastern Kentucky, Larry joined the Christian Appalachian Project in September of 2012. He serves as the Manager of Planned Giving and has worked in development for approximately 20 years. Larry is married to his wife of 25 years, Karin Erlandsson Pelfrey, and their 21 year old son, Ben, is a junior at EKU.