Board of Directors



Jason Good, PhD
Chair

Vice President for Innovation and Student Recruitment
Eastern Mennonite University
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Karina Kline-Gabel
Chair-elect

Lecturer of Spanish
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Phil Helmuth
Treasurer

Volunteer Leadership Development
Mennonite Disaster Service
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Brent Holsinger
Secretary

President and Founder
On the Road Collaborative
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Carlos Aleman, PhD
Program Director for Academic and Leadership Development

Associate Professor of Communication Studies
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Sylvia Whitney Beitzel

Home School Liaison
Harrisonburg City Public Schools
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Evelin Gonzalez Espinoza

Financial Consultant
Everence Financial
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Hannah Bowman Hrasky
Program Director for Academic and Leadership Development

Teacher of English
Harrisonburg High School
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Laura Feichtinger McGrath

Director of EL Services and Title III
Harrisonburg City Public Schools
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Larry Miller

Banking Executive, Retired
Harrisonburg, Virginia

Bryan Pearce-Gonzales, PhD

Professor of Hispanic Studies
Shenandoah University
Winchester, Virginia

Thomas Robb
Program Director for Academic and Leadership Development

Teacher of Mathematics
John Handley High School
Winchester, Virginia

Christopher von Rueden, PhD

Associate Professor of Leadership Studies
University of Richmond
Richmond, Virginia

Carl Rush

Division Equity Specialist
Winchester Public Schools
Winchester, Virginia

Ryan Sodikoff

General Manager
Steven Toyota
Harrisonburg, Virginia


Additional Personnel


Peter Iver Kaufman, PhD
SLI Founder & Program Director for Academic and Leadership Development

Professor, George Matthews & Virginia Brinkley Modlin Chair in Leadership Studies
University of Richmond
Richmond, Virginia

Dick Gardner
Financial Manager

Harrisonburg, Virginia

Maggie McCampbell Lien
Program Director for Academic and Leadership Development

Director of Inclusion & Diversity
Shenandoah University
Winchester, Virginia

Christopher Clymer Kurtz
Director of Development

christopher.clymerkurtz@vasli.org
Harrisonburg, Virginia