Boards

The Faison Center is supported by volunteer boards made up of community and professional leaders in the Richmond, Virginia, area. The boards provide financial oversight and strategic guidance, support fundraising and development goals, build awareness in the community, and foster partnerships with other organizations and individuals.

The Faison Center Board Members

  • Alan Kirshner – Chair
  • Don Faison, Jr. – Vice Chair
  • John Lewis – Secretary
  • Nancy Belleman
  • Paul C. Edmunds, II
  • Lynne Faison
  • Stanley K. Joynes, III
  • Alex Martin
  • John G. Myers, Jr.
  • Michael Wassmer

The Faison School Advisory Council

  • Don Faison, Jr. – Chair
  • Marilyn Bota
  • Melissa Bowen-Rees
  • Suzanne Burger
  • Peter deGroot
  • Debbie Edmunds
  • Sandra Mihaloff
  • Laraine Warner

The Faison Residence Advisory Council

  • Nancy Belleman - Chair
  • Lynne Faison
  • Elizabeth Krusen
  • Mike Laing
  • Wendy Pestrue

The Faison Clinical Advisory Council

  • Dr. Michael Cataldo, Director, Department of Behavioral Psychology, Kennedy Krieger Institute
  • Dr. R. Douglas Greer, Professor of Psychology and Education, Teachers College at Columbia University
  • Dr. Melissa Nelson, local pediatrician

Junior Board

  • Trevor Adams
  • Tori Brock – Vice President
  • Miranda Carney
  • Grace Davis
  • Garrett Digney
  • Amanda Galanti
  • Jenny Georgerian
  • Neil Gregory
  • Katharine Hager
  • Belinda Jones
  • Jamie Kessel
  • Sarah Ann Knier
  • Shep Lewis
  • Alice Livingston

  • Anne Logue
  • Molly Mascia
  • Whitney Melton – Immediate Past President
  • Thomas Millisor
  • Julia Monroe
  • Caroline Packard
  • Katie Parker
  • Katie Reed
  • Brooke Schubmehl
  • Kate Stark
  • Eugenie Valentine
  • Kate Whitehead
  • Caroline Wright - President
  • Towsey Yount