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Andrew Adams
M&E Contractors, Electrical Project Manager
BS in Construction Engineering & Management from VT
Volunteer Coach, Dynamo Soccer
Part of a team that completed a 13-story VCU dorm on schedule and under budget


Amanda Bird-Johnson
Williams Mullen, Attorney
2020 John J. Regan Writing Award Recipient
Williams Mullen’s United Way Co-Chair, raising $50k+ annually
CF Inspiration: Former classmate passed away as a result of cystic fibrosis as a teen



Julian Bowers
DPR Construction, Preconstruction
VMI Board of Governors, VMI Keydet Club
Works with veteran-owned, small companies as well as including women and minority-owned companies


Michelle Dalton
Walgreens Specialty Pharmacy, Pharmacy Manager of Operations
VCU school of Pharmacy preceptor
Developed highly successful and reputable Pharmacy intern program for Walgreens over the past decade
CF Inspiration: Working with CF patients and family members at Walgreens

Maggie Dougherty
Deloitte, Experienced Hire Recruiting Coordinator
Secretary and Founding Member of the Society to Human Resources Management (Ole Miss)
National Society of Leadership and Success
RVA Pride: RVA has an unmatched sense of community shown through its small business and local restaurants


Hennessy Fraher
Stone Brewing, Brewer
Certified Cicerone (equivalent of sommelier for beer)
BS of Electrical Engineering from VCU
Enjoys sailing, hiking, pottery, and knitting


Julia Granstrand
Treehouse Pediatric Therapy, Speech-Language Pathologist, M.Ed., CCC-SLP
Early Intervention Professional certification from the VA Dept. of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services
Currently studying for a WSET (Wine & Spirit Education Trust) Certification
CF Inspiration: Close family friend passed away from cystic fibrosis as a teen


Colin Henderson
CoStar Group, Senior Technical Recruiter
Radford University Grad
Supporter of VCU Children’s Hospital, ALS, Arthritis Foundation
Enjoys woodworking, kayaking, sports, and travelling


Andrew Hobson
Hobbs and Associates, Vice President
President, ASHRAE Richmond Chapter
VP, AGS Young Leaders
Former President, VCU College of Engineering Alumni Board

Andrew Klein
Common Securitization Solutions, Transformation – Strategy & Execution Lead
Served as Infantry Officer in US Army, earning rank of Captain
James Madison University Grad
Enjoys golf, hiking, fly fishing and duck hunting


Virginia Lam
Truist Bank, Audit Manager
VA Chair, Asian-Americans Collaborating at Truist
Audit Services (TAS) DE&I Sponsorship & Advocacy Council
Family used to own the Mandarin Palace restaurant (2nd oldest Chinese Restaurant in RVA)


Kevin McGeorge
EKG LLC, Owner
Currently attending Denver Theological Seminary to receive Master’s in Counseling
Once traveled to 16 countries in one year
CF Inspiration: Childhood friend with CF, who is thriving thanks to medical advances funded by the CF Foundation


Nikki Meador
VCU Health, Business Manager, Pauley Heart Center Clinics
Graduated with MBA in August 2020 while working full time
Co-author of New England Journal of Medicine article about the COVID-19 pandemic
Enjoys cooking


Megan Morris
CapTech, Organizational Change Management Consultant
Board Member, Richmond Higher Achievement YP Board
Leads CapTech RVA’s Community and Culture Team
Became Proud Homeowner at 26


Megan Newman
Humanitru, Chief Operating Officer
President, Medical Home Plus; Jr. Board Member, The Doorways
Junior League of RVA Donor Relations Committee Member
Co-founder of a nonprofit technology company based out of RVA


Kellan Peterson
LF Jennings, Project Manager
B.S. in Building Construction from VT, with an additional degree in Real Estate
Enjoys hunting, fishing, live music, and cooking
RVA Pride: RVA has a little bit of everything; you can go to art shows, farmer's markets, festivals, and more


Brian Rauch
TransPerfect, Sr. Regional Director, Project Management
Built a Global team of eDiscovery Practitioners across three continents
BS, Information Security
Raised funds for the V Foundation and Toys for Tots


West Redington
Atlantic Constructors, Inc., Project Manager
Assistant Scout Master for BSA Troop 443
Degree in Mechanical Engineering from VCU
Has completed 2 marathons and 1 half marathon


Brandon Smith, PT, DPT
Sheltering Arms Institute, PT Clinical Leader
VP, President of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) VA Chapter
VA Delegate to the APTA House of Delegates
Volunteer Competitive Cycling Coach for Sportable


Evan Tucker
McGuireWoods LLP, Attorney
Vice Chair, Federal Bar Association Young Lawyer’s Division, RVA Chapter
2021 Top 40 under 40 Black Lawyers in Virginia
Enjoys playing golf and chess, and watching sports