Meet the Office

Please feel free to contact the Advancement Office for information about upcoming events. You can also contact us to update your information, or you can use the form below.

We also welcome all materials to the archives or letters to the Christ School magazine... and of course gifts to the Annual Loyalty Fund are essential to the school's wellbeing.

Our office is located in the renovated '38 House and we are available from 8-4:30, Monday through Friday, or by appointment.

Advancement Staff

Christ School Advancement Office
500 Christ School Road
Arden, NC 28704


Dan Stevenson
Director of Alumni
828-684-6232 x184
Paige Wheeler
Interim Director of Advancement
828-684-6232 x145
Kathy Belk
Director of the Annual Fund
828-684-6232 x126
Savannah Parrish
Office Manager
828-684-6232 x103


Who's Who in the Advancement Office

Kathy Belk

Kathy Belk

Annual Fund Director
B.S., Business Administration
B.S., Accounting

Kathy Belk has fulfilled a number of roles throughout a decade and a half in Christ School’s Advancement Office: Office Manager, Annual Fund Coordinator, Constituent Relations and Special Events Coordinator, and Advancement Services Coordinator. She now serves as Annual Fund Director.

Ms. Belk received her B.S. in Accounting as well as a B.S. in Business Administration in Management from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte in 1997.

She devotes her time outside of Christ School to being Co-Leader for the Girls Scouts Troop 30437 out of Hendersonville. She also enjoys camping, working in her yard and spending time with her dogs. Ms. Belk has one daughter, Jennifer.

Savannah Parrish

Savannah Parrish

Advancement Office Manager
Dan Stevenson

Dan Stevenson

Class of 1972
Director of Alumni

Dan Stevenson ’72 is doing what he loves for a place he holds dear as Director of Alumni Relations/Major Gift Officer. Mr. Stevenson returned to Christ School, his own alma mater, in 2011 after a 35-year career in business.

Mr. Stevenson likes reconnecting with former classmates and friends, and facilitating those relationships for others. He is especially happy to see the school’s growth and current momentum, adding “Christ School is thriving like never before and you will be proud of what you see when you come to campus for a visit.”

Mr. Stevenson graduated from the University of North Carolina with a B.A. in History in 1978. He stays fit by running. Mr. Stevenson and his wife, Jill, have two sons, Dan III and Andrew ’15.

Paige Wheeler

Paige Wheeler

Interim Director of Advancement
A.A., Liberal Arts
B.A., Mass Communications

Paige Wheeler began working at Christ School in March 2014 as the Campaign Manager for the capital campaign. She became the Associate Director of Advancement in 2016, and now serves as the Interim Director of Advancement.

Mrs. Wheeler worked for 14 years at her alma mater, Brevard College, in fundraising and alumni affairs. She was the President of The Health Adventure in Asheville, NC, a children’s health and science museum, for seven years.

Paige is married to Frank Wheeler. They love traveling, attending concerts, and going to NC State Wolfpack football games. They have three grown children, Andy, Chris, and Morgan.

Update Your Information

We are always excited to hear news from our alumni!

Log in to the Alumni Portal and make changes to your profile or use the form below to submit new contact information and class notes to tell us your news.

If you need a username and/or password, contact Dan Stevenson '72, Director of Alumni at (828) 684-6232 ext. 184 or by email at dstevenson@christschool.org.