The Herd: New hires, promotions & departures for 2.12.19

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Nancy Fuller Reynolds, Jay Spruill and James Ritter have joined Woods Rogers as Of Counsel. Reynolds is a member of the health law, medical malpractice, and litigation teams. Spruill is with the banking and financial group. Ritter is with the administrative and regulatory group.

Investment Banking

T. Rutherfoord Ferguson is vice president and client relationship manager with Davenport Asset Management at Davenport & Co.


Wesley Hunnius is a shareholder with Timmons Group. He is a leader in the water infrastructure group.

At Draper Aden Associates:

Timothy Cretney has been named a senior associate. He is chief financial officer. He is a graduate of the State University of New York College at Brockport.

Brad Fitzwater, Nick Hassler, John Hassler, Joseph Lighthiser and Susan Sims are associates. Fitzwater is a staff geologist in the environmental division. Nick Hassler is a project manager inthe geotechnical and construction division. John Hassler is a network administrator. Lighthiser is a design manager for the underground transmission and distribution division. Hinebaugh is a staff engineer in the site development division. Sims is a client service representative in the finance and accounting division.


Tonya Sexstone has joined Cherry Bekaert as a partner, tax services. She has degrees from the University of Virginia and Virginia Commonwealth University.

Real Estate

Rett Turner has joined Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer as a first vice president specializing in office agency and tenant representation. He had been with Northwood Office in Charlotte, N.C., and is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College.

Laura Green has joined the Grove office of Long & Foster Real Estate as a Realtor.

Victoria Gebreyes has joined Exit First Realty as a Realtor.


Shelby Johnson is director of Community Corrections for Henrico County, effective Feb. 16. She is currently a unit supervisor and has also so served as acting director. She has degrees from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Strayer University.


Joining EDC:

Gina Wiles is a talent hunter. She had been with the Richmond Times Dispatch and is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University.

Quiana Frazier is an assistant controller. She had been with Branscome Inc. and has degrees from Virginia Commonwealth University and Liberty University.

Casey Radkowsky is office manager. She had been with Servpro of Hanover, Goochland & Caroline and is a graduate of Christopher Newport University.

Gina Stelluto is an administrative assistant. She had been with Eastman Creative and is a graduate of Kean University.

Finance/Investment Services

Kara Valentine has joined Luxon Financial as chief marketing officer and head of business development, managing director. She had been with Rockefeller Capital Management and is a graduate of Villanova University.

Tom Doyle has joined SBK Financial as a senior wealth advisor. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia.

Emily Krause has joined RiverFront Investment Group as director of marketing. She had been with CapTech and is a graduate of Roanoke College.

Nikki Brinkerhoff has joined Oyster Consulting as an associate director.


Drs. Christine Bouchard, Joanne Glanville, Bryan Johnson, Melissa Marinello, Amy Rose, and D. Michael Rose have joined Virginia Surgical Institute. They had been with Surgical Associates of Richmond.


The Community Foundation reports:

Joining the board of governors: Victor Branch with Bank of America; Kristian Gathright with Apple Hospitality REIT; Mark Hourigan with Hourigan; and Patty Merrill with Genworth.
2019-2020 officers are: chair, Dr. Pamela Royal with Royal Dermatology; vice chair, Austin Brockenbrough IV with Lowe, Brockenbrough & Co.; treasurer, Philip Goodpasture with Williams Mullen; and secretary, Kristen Hager with McGuireWoods.

The Better Housing Coalition Young Professionals Board is: chair, Patricia Bradby, Leadership Metro Richmond; immediate past chair, Ali McCrickard with Divaris Real Estate Inc.; vice-chair, Trevor Buckley with Timmons Group; secretary, Katie Lynch with Dodson Property Management; outreach officer, Tyler Parham with Foresters Financial; signature event officer, Carolyn McCrea with VCU School of Business; and special projects officer, Emily Baker with Moseley Architects. New board members are: Janell Baker with city of Richmond; Colleen Connolly with Henrico County Public Schools; Patrice Edwards with Weinstein Properties; Wyatt Gordon with the office of Delegate Lashrecse Aird; Amy Herzin with Virginia Housing Development Authority; Peter Klemz with Virginia Community Capital; Kate Lafayette with CoStar; Victor McKenzie with Neighborhood Resource Center of Greater Fulton; Kayla Smith with A Village Youth & Family Services; Tory Sprehe with Spider Management Co.; Stephanie Stephens with VCU Health; Kelly Vaughn with Draper Aden Associates; Ava Wagner with VCU Survey Research & Evaluation Laboratory; and Lauren White with Summit Design & Engineering.



Mid Atlantic CCIM Chapter reports the following officers: president, Brian Ginter; president elect, Heather Placer; treasurer, Shafiq Hirani; secretary, Emily Mitchell; and immediate past president, David Wilson.

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