Our Trustees

Our board is comprised of highly influential members of the community that use their talents and expertise to oversee governance, policy and fundraising.

Paul Hirschbiel, Chair
Civic Leader

Jane Batten
Civic Leader

Bruce Bradley
Civic Leader

Dr. Debbie DiCroce
Hampton Roads
Community Foundation

The Honorable Daun Hester
Hester & Co

Tommy Johnson
Willcox & Savage

Caroline McCartney
Prudential Towne Realty

Gary McCollum
Civic Leader

Chuck McPhillips
Kaufman & Canoles

Pam Northam
Civic Leader

Anita Poston
Vandeventer Black LLP

Lisa Robertson
Civic Leader

John Tymoff
Tymoff + Moss

Preston White
Century Concrete

Lisa Howard
President & CEO

Our Educational Advisory Board

Our Educational Advisory Board provides programmatic expertise in early education.

Buffy Driskill
2nd Grade Teacher,
Norfolk Academy

Lorriane Flood
Retired Educator

Ruby Foley
Parent & Park Place Resident

Mary Hubbard   
Retired Educator 

Rodney Jordan
Civic Leader

Patty Klewans
Hands-On Science Resource Teacher
Norfolk Academy

Cleteus Smith
Head of the Lower School, Norfolk Collegiate

Jan White
Director of Studies and Lower School, Saint Patrick School

Additionally, we have a Scholarship Committee who reviews scholarship applications and awards scholarships annually through a needs-based process.