Communities In Schools of Virginia
Board of Directors 2018-2019

Dr. Daniel A. Domenech – Chair
Executive Director
American Association of School Administrators (AASA)

Mr. Robert M. Blue
Senior Vice-President, Regulations,
Law, Energy Solutions and Policy
Dominion Virginia Power

Mrs. Elizabeth V. Lodal
State Board of Education

Mr. Bill Milliken – Vice-Chair
Founder & Vice Chair
Communities In Schools, Inc.

Dr. Mark Emblidge – Ex-Officio
Founding Director
Communities In Schools of Virginia

Ms. Cheryle Mack
Vice President
Commercial Banking Relationship Mgr.
Burke & Herbert Bank

Mr. David Fernandez – Treasurer
Senior Assistant General Counsel
Altria Client Services Inc.

Mr. David H. Hallock Jr.
Two Capitols Consulting

Ms. Stacy Mendler
Former Chief Operating Officer
Alion Science and Technology Corp.

Dr. Yvonne Brandon – Secretary
Petersburg City Public Schools

Dr. William A. Hazel, Jr.
Secretary, Health and Human Resources
Commonwealth of Virginia

Dr. Marcus J. Newsome
Petersburg City Public Schools


The Honorable George F. Allen
The Honorable Mark R. Warner

Mr. H. Michael Ligon
Vice President
Universal Corporation


Dr. Thomas Brewster  Assistant Director, External Affairs
TBD – State Director
Dr. Mark Emblidge – Founding Director
Catherine Estevez –  Assistant Director, Training and Network Operations
Dr. Lindsay Forston  –  Assistant Director, Research and Evaluation
Rita Layne  –  Finance/Assistant to Dr. Mark Emblidge