Katherine (Kakie) Brooks grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota, then moved to the East Coast for college and graduate school. She attended Smith College (1981, B.A. in English), then taught high school English in the Boston area for 5… Read More
John Dumm, Vice Chair, has thirty-five years of senior management experience in international health in the foreign service of the United States and in the non-profit sector. As a foreign-service officer with USAID, he lived in Asia for twenty… Read More
Trish Cluff, Director, is the associate vice president for marketing and strategic relations for the University of Virginia Health System. The Health System includes the University of Virginia Medical Center, UVA Children’s Hospital, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA… Read More
Tim Rose, Treasurer, is Chief Executive Officer of the University of Virginia Foundation steward for approximately 5,200 acres for the University of Virginia, including the Boar’s Head Inn and Birdwood Golf Course, Morven Farms, and the Historic Renovation Corporation…. Read More
Susan is the Chief People Officer at Silverchair Information Systems. As the Chief People Officer, Susan is responsible for supporting and enabling Silverchair to attract, retain, and develop top talent throughout the organization.
Susan has had a passion for helping… Read More
Carolyn Burnett is a Senior Business Banking Relationship Manager and Vice President at Wells Fargo. Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Carolyn was a Commercial Relationship Manager for a regional community bank. Carolyn graduated from James Madison University, earning a… Read More
Aleen Carey is a local to the region, graduating from Western Albemarle High School, and earining a BA from James Madison University. She has been an educator in the public school system for a decade, teaching Spanish in Northern Virginia and locally… Read More
Lee Catlin served as an employee of Albemarle County for 25 years. Lee came to Charlottesville to study at the University of Virginia and obtained degrees in English and Speech Communications in 1979. She returned to Charlottesville in 1984… Read More
Dana Harris is a seasoned nonprofit executive and director, with more than twenty years experience. Areas of focus include governance, advancement, publicity, donor relations, event management, board development and grant writing. In the past, Ms. Harris has worked as… Read More
Michael McKee brings 30 years of experience in nonprofits to his role as CEO of the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank. He joined the organization in 2009 to lead development and planning, and was named CEO in 2013.
Previously, he… Read More
Justin Reid is the director of African American Programs at the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. Justin is a cultural preservationist and civil rights public historian, and at his position at the VFH he facilitates cultural heritage initiatives across the state…. Read More