Board of Directors

ed-lawhorn
Ed Lawhorn

President
Retired, NRV Market Executive
Union Bank & Trust

Pat Hyer
Pat Hyer

Vice President
Retired, Associate Provost of Academic Administration
Virginia Tech

chad-reed
Chad Reed

Treasurer
Vice President for Finance and Administration
Radford University

paula-alston
Paula Alston

Secretary
Retired, Library Director
Montgomery-Floyd Regional Library

eric-d-chapman
Eric Chapman

Attorney
CowanPerry, PC

bard-denardo
Brad Denardo

President and CEO
National Bank

terri-fisher
Terri Fisher

Project Coordinator
Community Design Assistance Center

courtney-grohs
Courtney Grohs

Adjunct Instructor
Virginia Tech Honors College

Karie Frye-Geiss

Senior Account Executive
New River Radio Group

gary-hancock
Gary Hancock

Attorney
Gilmer, Sadler, Ingram, Sutherland and Hutton, LLP

Pat Huber
Pat Huber

President
New River Community College

carlotta-lewis
Carlotta Lewis

Retired, Check Processing Supervisor
Radford University

Jamie McReynolds

Fiscal, Human Resource, and Grants Technician
Moss Arts Center
Virginia Tech

john-muffo
John Muffo

Retired, Director of Academic Assessment Programs
Virginia Tech

Karen Eley Sanders

Associate Vice Provost for College Access, Virginia Tech
Chief Diversity Officer, Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine

andrew-warren
Andrew Warren

Assistant Town Manager
Town of Christiansburg

peter-weimerskirch
Peter Weimerskirch

Retired Physician, Emergency Medicine

Staff

Jessica Wirgau
Jessica Wirgau

Executive Director
jessicawirgau@cfnrv.org

kim-thurlow
Kim Thurlow

Director of Community Programs
kimthurlow@cfnrv.org

Laura Pynn
Laura Pynn

Administration and Programs Manager
laurapynn@cfnrv.org

Claire Gilbert

Marketing Coordinator
clairegilbert@cfnrv.org

Community Advisors

Jay Abbott
Jayanne Bridges
C.J. Carter
Aliya Chapman
Catherine Cotrupi
Bill Gardner
Ellen Garren
Ann Heyns
John Hillison

Marilyn Hutchins
Kathy Krendl
Dave Marone
Emily Perkins
Greg Reiter
Richard Shepherd
Patricia Shoemaker
Terrie Sternberg
Anne Wheeler

Directors Emeritus

C. Barry Anderson
Marilyn Buhyoff
Jackie Crenshaw
Peggy Eaton
Ginny Gardner
Steve Gerus
Hugh Jenkins
Reed Kennedy
Dwayne Kittle
Hing-Har Lo

Barbara Michelsen
Robert K. Miller
Robert Nicholson, III
Beth Obenshain
Bob Piscura
Ellen Ryan
Doug Smartt
Chris Thompson
Joel Williams