Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Executive Office

Sylvia Haines, CCE

Executive Vice President, Operations

Alicia Driggers

Executive Assistant to President & CEO

PUBLIC POLICY & ADVOCACY

Gretchen Heal

Vice President,
Governmental Affairs

MEMBER DEVELOPMENT

Justin Saunders

Vice President, Membership Development

Diane Raihle

Senior Manager, Member Development

Austin Bussey

Manager, Member Development

Crystal Colohan

Manager, Member Engagement

PROGRAMS & EVENTS

Anne Thuma

Vice President, Programs & Events
Executive Director of tHRive Young Professionals

Lianna Arbitter

Manager, Programs & Events
Coordinator for LEAD757

Tori Gamel

Programs and Development Coordinator

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Lauren Carter

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Amanda Duncan

Manager, Marketing & Communications

FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

Jennifer O’Donnell

Manager, Payroll & Accounting

SMALL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Jolie Spiers

Vice President, Small Business
Executive Director, SBDC

Debra Hamilton Farley

Associate Executive Director

Bill Holloran

Business Analyst

VOLUNTEER HAMPTON ROADS

Stephanie Gorham

President & CEO, Volunteer Hampton Roads

Liz Pasqualini

Vice President of Community Engagement

Alana Slaughter

Director of Corporate Partnerships

Lexie Martinez

Director Marketing & Software

Strategic Partners

Thank You To Our Strategic Partners.

Optima Health logo
Sentara Logo
Dominion Energy logo
Towne Bank logo
Walmart logo
Truist logo
abnb logo
ADP logo
Atlantic Union Bank logo
Bank of America logo
BayPort logo
Bon Secours logo
Chartway logo
Chesapeake Regional Healthcare logo
Clark Nexsen logo
Cox communications logo
The Franklin Johnston Group logo
Geico logo
Goldkey PHR logo
Hampton Roads Workforce Council logo
Langley FCU logo
WTKR News logo
NSU logo
Old Dominion University logo
Old Point logo
Southern Bank logo
STIHL logo Orange
The Port of Virginia logo
Verizon logo
Virginia Media logo
Virginia Natural Gas logo
Wells Fargo logo