Osprey Village

Channing Heiss


Channing Heiss

Project Developer and Promoter with the Binyah Foundation
Osprey Village Office Manager

Channing Heiss comes to Osprey Village after thirty years of conceiving and developing projects focused on the empowerment and inclusion of people with disabilities. He has served in disability issue awareness organizations since 1991 and has held several advocacy leadership positions in Connecticut and South Carolina.

Channing was a member of the Board of Access Resorts Inc., which spearheaded the successful effort to create complete access to Hilton Head Island beaches for people with mobility impairments. He currently also serves as a project developer and promoter with the Binyah Foundation, a local, non-profit community development organization. He attended Fairfield University in Connecticut where he developed his long-time interest in American history and communication.

Channing brings to OVI his experience in politics and media, a passion for promoting empowerment and social inclusion, and training in public relations writing and broadcast announcing.