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.

Betsy Henry

Senior Account Executive

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



Marianne Moore

Senior Account Executive

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

Michelle Grande

Account Executive

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

Meredith Flynn

Director of Social Engagement

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

Derek Archer

Director of Digital Engagement

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

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.

Danielle Land


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