Meet our Team

Sharon L. Wright

Owner & President

Fearless Leader. Adventure Seeker. Spontaneous. Resourceful. Strategic. Mother of Teens, Youngest of Three. Board Member. Proud Hokie Mom.

Deb Haynes Swider

Chief Strategist

Advocate, Adventurer. Storyteller. Wife. Sam’s Mom. Oldest Child. Treasure Hunter. History Buff. Design Junkie. Oddities Collector.

Barry Feil

Managing Director Events

Outlier. Future World Poker Champion. Community Advocate. Connoisseur of Deep-Fried Foods. Solutions Expert.
The Cool Dad. Catalyst.

Katy Tyrrell Reed

Director of Local Engagement

Community Builder. Visionary. Connector. Devoted stepmom. Wife. Over-the-top dog lover. Yogi. Runner. Master of Silver Linings. Free Spirit.

Alka Linthicum

Account Manager

Determined, Resourceful, Dog Lover, Researcher, Uncomplicated, Aspiring World Traveler, Mom of 2, People Person, Kind, Resilient

Betsy Henry

Public Relations Manager

Connector. Advocate. Beach Bum. Eager Traveler. Chocoholic. Voracious Reader. Broadway Enthusiast. Loyal Linchpin.



Tessa Kyriakopoulos

Account Manager

Mom of 4. Inquisitive. Greek. Race Car Crew. Adventure Enthusiast. Ice Cream Eater. Beach Lover. Story Seeker.  



Marianne Moore

Account Manager

Expert Conductor. Seed Planter. Planner. Connector. Tropical Traveler. Beach Snob. Engineer’s Wife. Mom of 3. Oldest Daughter. Chauffeur.

Derek Archer

Manager of Digital Engagement

SEO mystic decrypter. Website UX and UI. Loving husband to adoring wife and father of four. Classics lover.

Meredith Flynn

Manager of Digital Engagement

Social Guru. Extroverted Introvert. Avid Pinner. Fitness Junkie. Mom of 3. Coffee Connoisseur. Competitive Board Gamer. Passionate Organizer.

Michelle Grande

Account Coordinator

Collaborator. Tactical Wizard. Colorado Native. Tennis Player. Former DJ. Mom of 3. Water Skier. Superior Sail-boater. Breakfast Devotee.

Maria Geeraerts

Research Analyst

Planner. Organizer Extraordinaire. Explorer. Creative Thinker. Encourager. Wife to my Prince Charming. Play-at-Home Mom. Dancing Housekeeper.

Jorie Gelnett

Chief Solutions Officer

Master Planner. Delegator. ISTJ. Achiever. Analyst. Ultra-Marathoner. Volunteer Extraordinaire. Black and White Thinker.

Luisa Nazzaro

Senior Graphic Designer

Artist and designer. Violinist. Educator. Diversity champion. Seeker of balance. Plant enthusiast. Tea drinker. Collector of unusual insects. Family-centered. Lover of happy accidents.

Kyle White


Lifelong Learner, Ambitious, Hard Worker, Leader, MSU Spartan, Adventurous, Light Hearted, Witty, Visionary, Humorous.

Danielle Land


Creative. Adventurer. PR major. VT Hokie. Dependable. Optimist. Heart follower. Genuine. Goal-oriented.