Carrie Brunk

Clear Creek Creative

Carrie Brunk works with people and organizations committed to envisioning and enacting a better world.  She currently works primarily as a facilitator and coach.  She serves on the core team of the Intercultural Leadership Institute (, a national collaborative program for artists and culture bearers engaged in cultural equity and social change.  Carrie conceived and leads the Ridgeway Transformative Leadership Experience (, a program designed to support Appalachia’s post-coal transition to a brighter future by offering an immersive regional experience focused on personal development, interpersonal awareness and relationship-building for a cross-sector cohort of leaders. 

The vehicle for Carrie’s work is Clear Creek Creative ( which also serves as an artistic and event production company oriented toward creating and presenting work that enriches our collective capacity for living in greater harmony with nature and one another.  Carrie lives and works within an off-the-grid community gathering place in the Appalachian foothillls of Rockcastle County, Kentucky where she has co-curated and hosted community festivals, abundant local farm-fresh performative feasts, rustic artistic exchanges and residencies all of which are powered by the sun and fresh mountain spring water.