2018-19 Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Donna Lawhorn Higdon - Chair, Davenport Energy

Kelly Fitzgerald - Vice Chair of Volunteer Development, 

Kelly is Past-Chair of the Board of Directors and Chairs the Volunteer Development Committee. She is the Board Liaison for the Danville Life Saving Crew and the Danville Speech and Hearing Center. Kelly is employed at The Launch Place in Danville.




Ted Laws - Vice Chair of Operational Excellence & Treasurer,
American National Bank

Teresa Petty - Vice Chair of Marketing & Communications,
Pittsylvania County Schools

Philip Gardner - Vice Chair of Community Investment,
Danville Public Schools

Board Members

Heather Satterfield
Gateway Health

Alan Spencer
Asst. City Attorney

Meagan Baker
Liberty University

Catiia Green
Danville Public Schools

Andrew Becker
Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company

David Hawker- Branch Manager of Virginia Bank & Trust in Danville

David is the Board Liason for Goodwill Industries of South Central Virginia and the Danville Family YMCA.





Board in Action

Kelly Fitzgerald visited the Danville Speech & Hearing Center which provides the highest quality speech-language pathology services at the lowest possible cost to citizens in need in the Dan River Region, enabling each to attain his/her optimal communication skills.

David Hawker visited the Goodwill Career Center and Computer Lab, a new addition to their Work Adjustment Training program. The addition provides one-on-one resume writing, job application assistance and interview preparation, in combination with computer skills training. Individuals can also come into the Career Center at no charge from the general public, to receive job search assistance and over 100 computer classes, ranging from basic to expert, with certificates once completed.