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Staff & Board Directory

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Executive Team
Nikki Williams, Chief Executive Officer
Jodi Brodkin, Chief of Staff
Susan Hodges, Executive Assistant/Human Resources Specialist

Mission Delivery Team: Membership & Volunteer Services
Stacey Porter, Vice President for Mission Delivery
Molly Barkley, Community Engagement Manager
Elisabeth Copp, Community Engagement Manager
Elizabeth Elmore, Community Engagement Manager
Deirdre Kellner, Community Engagement Manager
Stephanie Micklem, Community Engagement Manager
Bekah Shmokler, Community Engagement Manager
Megan Cheresnowsky, First Year Leader Liaison

Program Team
The Progam Team works with community collaborators and program partners to deliver the Girl Scout Leadership Experience.

Molly Hagan, Program Director
Karen Payne, Program Adminstration Coordinator

External Relations Team: Development, Marketing & Property
The External Relations Team works to raise funds for the council, to push-out internal and external communications, and to maintain and develop our camp properties and headquarters. 

Melissa Hildebrand, Vice President for External Relations
Vickie Culpepper, Grants Specialist
Jennifer Pfister, Director of Marketing & Communications
Lillian Minix, Creative Branding and Event Planning Specialist
Seth Ramsay, Camp Ranger (Camp Sacajawea & Camp Sugar Hollow)
Tim Ramsay, Camp Ranger (Camp Icimani & Council Headquarters)

HR, Product Programs & Retail Shop Teams
Sandra Barbour, Business Director
Jennifer Burrell, Product Program/Business Manager
Debra Giles
Karen Robertson, Business Specialist

Customer Care & Operations Systems Team
Megan Stewards, Director of Operations Systems
K Lanier, Systems & Data Manager
Kim Dowd, Lead Customer Care Specialist
Sierra Pearson, Customer Care Specialist

Finance Team
Tina McEnheimer, Finance Director
Carrie Kessler, Accounting Assistant

Board Officers

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Dawn Wiese, Ph.D., Lexington
Chair — 2020–2022

Katrina Goode, Troutville
1st Vice Chair — 2020–2022

Karen Ford, Ph.D., Bridgewater
2nd Vice Chair — 2020–2022

Libby Edwards-Allbaugh, Crozet
Treasurer — 2020–2022

Diane Higgs, Roanoke
Secretary — 2020–2022

Board Directors

Paula Prince, Ph.D., Roanoke — 2019–2021
Virginia Newton
, Charlottesville — 2019–2021
Violet Neikirk, Pembroke — 2019–2021 (girl board member)
Holli Drewry, Blacksburg — 2020–2022
Charnika Elliott, Roanoke — 2020–2022
Sarah Johnson, Blacksburg — 2020–2022
Jennifer Taylor, Harrisonburg — 2020–2022
Georgia Costain, Earlysville — 2020–2022 (girl board member)

Board Development Committee

Virginia Newton, Charlottesville
Chair, Board member — 2020–2021

Natalie Masri, Charlottesville
Non-board — 2019–2021

Anna Moncure, Daleville
Non-board — 2019–2021

Leslie Schweitzer, Crozet
Non-board — 2019–2021

Lori Wimbush, Roanoke
Non-board — 2019–2021

Eve Noel, Lynchburg
Non-board — 2020–2022

2020–2023 National Council Delegates

Dawn Wiese, Ph.D.
, Lexington
Nikki Williams
, Roanoke:
Vicky Harte
, Louisa:
Kristin Lanier
, Elkton:
Shannon Wallace
, Unionville

HelenRuth Burch
, Roanoke:
Donna Holden
, Rockingham:
Amberleigh Powell
, Mineral: