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Julie Swanson, Chief Executive Officer

Ray Ratke, Chief Operating Officer

David Pruett, Chief Financial Officer

Doris Cook,Vice President of Human Resources

Tresha Lafon, Vice President of Program Operations

Lisa Morgan, Vice President of Program Operations

Evelyn Jones, Vice President of Information Technology

Ellen Bushman, Vice President of Development

Dan Montgomery, Acting Vice President of Communications & Marketing

Jeanne Hollingshead, Director of Treatment Foster Care & Adoption

Terri L. Webber, Director of Education Services

Diane Exner, Director of Developmental Services

Kim Harrison, Director of Child Behavioral Health

Board of Directors

Dr. Robin Crowder, Chair
Associate Professor and Program Director of Learning, Technology and Leadership Education; College of Education, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA, and retired Superintendent for Waynesboro Public Schools.

Rob Burger, Vice Chair
First Vice President and Senior Counsel, Sun Trust, Richmond, VA

Frederick Kraegel
Fred Kraegel is an accountant and serves or has served on a number of nonprofit boards, including Thrivent Financial and Lutheran Services in America

Judith N. Greene, Secretary
Judith Green retired in 2011 as the Executive Director of the Southeastern Cooperative Educational Programs, Norfolk, VA

Lisa Alderman
Lisa Alderman is senior account director at Chiltern International and is based in southwest Virginia

The Rev. Debra K. Dukes
Pastor, Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, New Market, VA

Pastor Louis Florio
Pastor, Messiah Lutheran Church, Mechanicsville, VA

Kathy Kanter
Kathy Kanter owns and manages local businesses in Strasburg, VA, and is an assistant governor of Rotary

C. Douglas Smith
Doug Smith currently serves as the Vice President for the Robert H. Smith Center for the Constitution at the Montpelier Foundation

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