US Staff & Board

Margaret Merritt, US Executive Director

Margaret became LAMB’s first stateside employee in 2008 and has brought an effective set of gifts and abilities with a huge heart for God and His world to the organization.  She is a native Charlestonian
with a Masters in Communications from the University of Texas at Austin. Margaret is married to Turner and they have two children, Miller, born in February, 2013, and Reston, born in January 2016. Margaret manages all aspects of LAMB stateside from ongoing communications with friends, donors, prayers partners, the Honduran leadership as well as mission team coordination, organizational and board development, financial leadership and more.


Kirsten Marino, Donor Relations Manager

Kirsten joined LAMB in August 2017. She brings more than
12 years of non-profit development and fundraising experience that include a background in both education and conservation. Kirsten is from Connecticut and has a bachelor’s degree in communication from Southern Connecticut State University. Her spirituality and strong love for God will assist her as she works closely with donors to help fulfill the mission and advancement of the LAMB Institute. Kirsten lives in Charleston with her husband, Dominic and two daughters, Emalie and Giuliana. In her spare time she enjoys going to the ocean, spending time with her two dogs, Annie and Charlie, and biking.


Sue Cuthbert, Director of Development

Suecuthbert CroppedSue joined LAMB in June 2021, answering the call as the organization’s first Director of Development. While new to LAMB as an employee, she is not new to the ministry. She and her family have been supportive of LAMB’s efforts since 2017 when they traveled with their home church to Honduras on their first mission trip. Her unique work experiences both in administration, as VP of Strategic Services for Roper St. Francis Healthcare, and in ministry, as Executive Director of Holy Cross Island School, combine perfectly with her passion for missions and energy for service in the Kingdom. Sue is responsible for raising the required resources to fulfill the Lord’s purposes and plans for LAMB by offering excellence in donor relations, discipleship opportunities, and communication management. She and her husband, DuBose, are both Charleston natives that met at the University of South Carolina, married in 1998 and are raising three children: James, Annie and Tommy. In her spare time, Sue enjoys running, reading, cooking and golf. 


U.S. Board of Directors

Maybank Haygood – President
Charleston, SC

Guv Gottshalk – Vice President
Charleston, SC

Joseph Klosik – Treasurer
Mt. Pleasant, SC

Joanna Macmurphy – Secretary
Mt. Pleasant, SC

Tammy Gottshalk
Charleston, SC

Elizabeth Hagood
Charleston, SC

Jim McCormick
Dalton, GA