Retreat Leaders

Nicci Gagel and the Penhurst team

Nicci Gagel and the Penhurst team

Nicci has been the Centre Host at Penhurst since June 2019. Together with the Centre Manager, she oversees the running of the house but with the comfort and well-being of the guests as her first priority. She also oversees the development of the Penhurst programme and the daily rhythm of prayer. Before Penhurst, Nicci`s experience in hospitality has included a castle hotel, a community centre, a couple of educational charities and a conference/retreat centre. She is a warm person with a passion for people, very creative, and loves her two cats!