Executive Speakers & Facilitators

The Biltmore Center for Professional Development offers guest speakers for any event. Our top executives and facilitators are available to share their insights from years of leadership at Biltmore. These speakers make their stories come alive with encouraging testimony about seeking excellence in every endeavor.

Our speakers are available to share their own stories and customized content either at Biltmore or the location of your choosing. These engaging presenters will offer relevant, practical teaching that can be applied in any organizational context. See our speaker bios to learn more.



Ann Ashley
Vice President:
Talent & Organizational Development

Chris Maslin
Sr. Director:
Talent & Organizational Development

Anna Sullins
Training & Development Manager
Biltmore Center for Professional Development

Hannah Grady
Business Development & Operations Coordinator:
Biltmore Center for Professional Development

Jeff Plack
Business Development, Biltmore Wine Company

Scott McLean
Talent Acquisition & Development

Executive Speakers:


Bill Cecil, Jr.
President and CEO

Diana Pickering
Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors

Steve Miller
Executive Vice President (retired)

Jerry Douglas
Biltmore Estate Wine Company

Thomas Ruff

Steve Watson
Corporate Services & CFO

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