We are a passionate and committed team that puts our community first


Dr. Kristel Fitzgerald

Interim Internal Lead,
Chief Operating Officer

Vivien McMahan

Vice President, Community Impact

Kelsey Mohring, MBA

Interim External Lead,
Chief Marketing & Strategy Officer

Jacob Peterson

Vice President, Resource Development & Corporate Social Responsibility

John Rodenberg

Vice President, Foundation & Major Gifts

Deborah Wilson

Director, Executive Administration

Dorothy Faulkner, Mph, Ph.d.


Ashley Anderson

Coordinator, Donor Relations

Madeleine Barrera

Manager, Economic Mobility

Sierrah Chavis

Director, Education

Emily Christopher

Director, Marketing & Events

Mark G. Davis, Ph.D.

Manager, AALS Scholarship Fund

Nichole Farbod

Senior Manager, Donor Relations

Dorothy Faulkner, MPH, Ph.D.

Manager, Community Impact & Data

Maureen Flowers

Lead Mobility Mentor, VBthrive

Kim Heath

Director, Economic Mobility

Mikayla Hume

Director, Volunteerism

Dominique Johnson

Coordinator, VBthrive

Maura Krah

Major Gifts Officer

Matt Lewis

IT Coordinator

Trevellis Lewis

Manager, Accounts

Hannah Montgomery

Lead Mobility Mentor, VBthrive

Adrienne Petty

Senior Accountant

Shiran Pledger

Case Manager, VBthrive

Jill Queen

Case Manager, VBthrive

Stacey Robertson

Accounts Receivable Specialist

Sharon Sanchez

Pledge Processing Assistant

Debbie Sands

Manager, Workplace Campaign

Jordan Storm

Director, Grants

Marquita Sykes

Director, Education

Cierra Vann

Coordinator, Community Impact

Olivia Ward

Lead Mobility Mentor, VBthrive

Cindy Wilkening

Director, eCampaigns

Anthony Williams

Director, Mission United

Lauretta Williams

Senior Director, Education & Equity

Vanessa Willie

Community Health Coordinator

Kirsten Willis

Senior Graphic Designer

Sean Wynn

Manager, United for Children & Hampton Roads Developmental Screening Initiative