Facility & Staff
A premier home for leadership innovation
Surrounded by panoramic views of breathtaking natural scenery, our one-of-a-kind retreat in Greensboro, North Carolina is the perfect getaway for self-discovery and personal growth.
Take a tour of our new home
A new home for leadership innovation. The BB&T Leadership Institute.
State of the art training facilities
48 guest rooms: relaxing amenities
Nestled in the forest canopy are eight state-of-the-art training and development rooms, with flexible spaces to accommodate groups large and small. During your downtime, relax or share a meal in a variety of welcoming spaces finished with comfy couches and armchairs crafted in a variety of rich materials like leather and textured hardwoods.
Our 48 beautiful guest rooms offer an array of amenities to promote rest and rejuvenation. Guest rooms are included with corporate client packages.
Enjoy the comforts of home during your stay.
- Queen bed
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Magnifying mirror
- Coffee maker
- Complementary coffee and tea
- Ice machine
- Fitness center
- Catering kitchen
Meet our leadership team
Our leadership team instills values and behaviors that create a strong culture of leadership, enabling individuals to realize their full potential.
William W. Sutton
As executive vice president and director, Will Sutton leads The BB&T Leadership Institute in delivering leadership development and human resources programs and services to large corporations throughout the United States.
Steve M. Swavely, Ph.D.
Dr. Steve Swavely, a licensed clinical psychologist, leads the development and delivery of corporate leadership development consulting services to clients of The BB&T Leadership Institute. He has more than 20 years of experience in clinical psychology, consulting, training and coaching.
Charles E. Gaskin
Chuck Gaskin leads the delivery of talent consulting at The BB&T Leadership Institute. He oversees the development and delivery of services related to employee selection, retention, engagement and well-being.
Rosalind (Ros) Guerrie leads the development and delivery of leadership programs targeted to Pre-K through 12th grade public school administrators for The BB&T Leadership Institute. Her focus is on customizing proven corporate programs to meet the unique needs of this significant group of leaders, and developing the key competencies critical for leadership success in this field.
Brittany Brown leads The BB&T Leadership Institute's student leadership programs focusing on financial literacy and leadership development for emerging student leaders attending high school or college. Her work encompasses collaborative school partnerships and innovative digital tools.
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