Resident Community

l to r – Naomi and David Wenger, June Mears Driedger and Kevin Driedger

Kevin serves as Director of The Hermitage.  In this role he offers hospitality, and provides administrative leadership for the organization. 

Kevin, David, and Naomi form the resident community, the prayer community part of the Hermitage vision.

Kevin is a graduate of Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary with a Masters of Theological Studies focusing on Biblical Studies. He also received his spiritual direction and pastoral care training at the seminary. 

June and Kevin have been connected with the Hermitage since 1999 and joined the resident community in 2018. June has retired from Hermitage staff and community.

David and Naomi attended Sursum Corda, a spiritual directors’ formation program of the Episcopal Diocese of South Carolina. Naomi received an MAR from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and an MATS from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary. David is a Licensed Massage Therapist. They have four adult children.

The Wengers came to The Hermitage in 2001 when the founding directors, Gene and Mary Herr, retired.