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Our Location

Literacy Council of Buncombe County
31 College Place
Suite B-221
Asheville, NC   28801


Driving Directions

  • Begin in downtown Asheville.
  • Take College Street toward Beaucatcher Tunnel.
  • Cross Charlotte Street and Town Mountain Road.
  • Just before Beaucatcher Tunnel, turn left into Asheville Office Park. 
  • We’re upstairs in Building B. 
  • Come up the glass-enclosed exterior staircase to our offices, Suite B-221. 

Click here for a map


Call Us

Main number                                                                                       828-254-3442

FAX number                                                                                         828-254-1742

Ashley Vandewart Lasher, Executive Director                               828-254-3442, ext. 205

Brantlee Eisenman, Development Director                                  828-254-3442, ext. 206

Lily Contorer, Adult Education & Augustine Project® Director   828-254-3442, ext. 202

Erin Sebelius, ESOL Program Director                                          828-254-3442, ext. 201

Irina Khasanova, Office Manager & ESOL Specialist                  828-254-3442, ext. 200

Mary Miller, Recruitment and Awareness Coordinator                 828-254-3442, ext.204


E-mail Us

General Inquiries                                                                                    info@litcouncil.com

Volunteer Inquiries                                                                      volunteers@litcouncil.com

Donor Inquiries                                                                               brantlee@litcouncil.com

Media Inquiries                                                                                   ashley@litcouncil.com

Ashley Vandewart Lasher, Executive Director                               ashley@litcouncil.com

Brantlee Eisenman, Development Director                                brantlee@litcouncil.com

Lily Contorer, Adult Education & Augustine Project Director              lily@litcouncil.com

Erin Sebelius, ESOL Program Coordinator                                       esol@litcouncil.com

Irina Khasanova, Office Manager                                                          info@litcouncil.com

Mary Miller, Recruitment and Awareness Coordinator          volunteers@litcouncil.com

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