YOUTH SERVICES COMMITTEE

MISSION OF THE COMMITTEE

The Youth Services Committee develops the plan for youth services, subject to Board approval. The purpose of the Youth Services Committee is to strengthen the capacity of education, youth development and training programs to provide high quality services that are aligned with the workforce skills required in today’s economy.


COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Kevin Will
Chair
Title:
President & CEO
Boys & Girls Club of Southeast Virginia
Board Member: Yes

Dr. Elsie Barnes
Vice Chair
Title:
Professor of Political Science
Norfolk State University
Board Member: Yes

Vonya Alleyne
Title:
Vice President, Human Resources
Cox Communications Virginia
Board Member: Yes

Thomas Calhoun
Title:
President
Norfolk Federation of Teachers
Board Member: Yes

Dr. Johnny Garcia
Title:
President
SimIS, Inc.
Board Member: Yes

Gregg Garrett
Title:
Senior Partner/CEO
Garrett Realty Partners
Board Member: Yes

Alice Grahm
Title:
Adult Education Coordinator
Portsmouth Public Schools-Adult Education Center
Board Member: Yes

John Kownack
Title:
Executive Director
Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority
Board Member: Yes

Pamela Little-Hill
Title:
Director of Social Services
City of Portsmouth
Board Member: Yes

Dr. Daniel Lufkin
Title: 
President
Paul D. Camp Community College
Board Member: Yes

Dr. Aaron Spence
Title:
Superintendent
Virginia Beach City Public Schools
Board Member: Yes

Guenter Weissenseel
Title:
President
IMS Gear Virginia Inc.
Board Member: Yes

Steven C. Wright
Title:
Director
Chesapeake Economic Development
Board Member: Yes

Jeff Ainslie
Title:
President of Finance & Operations
The Ainslie Group
Board Member: No

Erin Creath
Title:
Talent Acquisition Team Coordinator
Sentara Healthcare
Board Member: No

Ms. Kecia N. Brothers
Title:
Regional Reentry Specialist- Eastern Region
Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice
Board Member: No

Gretchen Edwards-Bodmer 
Title:
Program Director
Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast
Board Member: No

Ms. Alice L. Jones 
Title:
Director- Student & Alumni Programs
Old Dominion University
Board Member: No

Martha Razor
Title:
Early Childhood Specialist
WHRO
Board Member: No

Mr. Shawn Sawyer
Title:
Executive Director
Tidewater Youth Services Commission
Board Member: No

Barbara Washer
Title:
Development & Event Strategist
Virginia Ship Repair Association
Board Member: No

Ms. Yvette V. Young
Title:
Vice President
Urban League of Hampton Roads, Inc.
Board Member: No