Meet the NextUp Board of Directors

Mr. Thurston R. Moore – Board Chair
Chairman Emeritus
Hunton Andrews Kurth

Ms. Annette Cousins– Advisory Chair
Vice President of Community Engagement
Community Foundation

Ms. Sherrie Brach Armstrong
President and Chief Executive Officer
Community Foundation for Greater Richmond

The Honorable Jeffrey Bourne
Virginia House of Delegates, 71st District

Mr. Carlos Brown
Vice President and General Counsel
Dominion Energy

The Honorable Liz Doerr
Member, 1st District
Richmond Public School Board

Ms. Troy Dye
Vice President, Head of Small Business Card Marketing
Capital One

Mr. Stuart Farrell – Audit Chair
Managing Partner
Tuckahoe Holdings

Mr. Moses Foster
President and Chief Operating Officer
West Cary Group LLC

Ms. Krissy M. Gathright
Chief Operating Officer
Apple Hospitality REIT

Mr. William H. Goodwin
CCA Industries, Inc.

Ms. Jennifer Hunter
Senior Vice President
Corporate Citizenship
Altria Client Services, Inc.

Mr. Jason Kamras
Richmond Public Schools

Mr. John Luke – Governance Chair
WestRock Company

Ms. Janice Luvera – Development Chair
Chief Marketing Officer

Dr. John McCurley
Chief Medical Officer
Richmond Health System

The Honorable M Colette McEachin
Deputy Commonwealth’s Attorney
City of Richmond

Mr. Tayloe Negus
Aon Hewitt
Partner, Southern Virginia/Carolina Local Market Leader

The Honorable Cynthia L. Newbille
Councilwoman, 5th District
City of Richmond

Mr. Steven A. Rogers – Finance Chair
Senior Vice President, Financial Management
Retired – Dominion Energy

The Honorable Levar Stoney
City of Richmond

Dr. Chriss Walther-Thomas
Professor of Education & Special Assistant to the Provost
Virginia Commonwealth University

Meet the Advisory Committee

Ms. Annette Cousins – Advisory Chair
Vice President of Community Engagement
Community Foundation for Greater Richmond

Ms. Heidi Abbott
Hunton & Williams LLP

Mr. Tyler Agee
Director of Community Development
Bon Secours Richmond Health System

Ms. Cynthia P. Balderson
Manager-Corporate Philanthropy and Community Partnerships
Dominion and the Dominion Foundation

Ms. Kim Bridges
Harvard Doctoral Fellow
United Way of Greater Richmond & Petersburg

Ms. Mollie Brooks
Director, Community Relations
Genworth Foundation

Ms. Angel Clarke
VA/Community Relations Manager – Richmond VA
Bank of America

Ms. Kathryn Fessler (Katie)
Senior Director, Corporate Citizenship
Altria Client Services

Dr. Harold Fitrer
President and Chief Executive officer
Communities In Schools of Richmond

Dr. Shadae Harris
Chief Engagement Officer
Richmond Public Schools

Dr. Amy Howard
Executive Director
Bonner Center for Civic Engagement
University of Richmond

Mr. Todd McFarlane
President and Chief Executive Officer
Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Richmond

Ms. Robin Pope-Moss
First Vice President, Purpose and Community Engagement Manager
SunTrust Foundation

Mr. Jamie Seagraves
Community Affairs Engagement Strategist
Capital One

Ms. Mary Dunne Stewart
President / CEO
Greater Richmond Fit4Kids

Mr. Ty Toepke
Executive Director
Richmond Public Schools Education Foundation