Ronan D. King

Assistant Vice President for Administration E&H Administration

Ronan D. King, a native of Bristol, Tennessee with 30 years of fundraising and development experience to her credit, serves Emory & Henry as Associate Vice President - Administration and assists the Office of Advancement with philanthropic efforts.

Ronan helps administer and coordinate the annual fund program by securing financial support from alumni, faculty, staff, parents, students, businesses, and friends to help sustain the overall operations of the institution. Addidtionally, she oversees the I-HEY athletic giving program, the Patrick Henry Society, the institution’s employee campaign and other outreach programs and activities.

Ronan is an active community leader and volunteer with affiliations such as the Junior League of Bristol and CASA For Kids. She currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Massengill-DeFriece Foundation, the Bristol Tennessee City School Foundation, United Way of Bristol, Blue Stocking Club, the College Community Club and the Bristol YMCA. Ronan is a member of Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Bristol, Virginia.


  • University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
    B.A., English, Sociology