Hope is the well that can nourish our community, renewing minds and opening doors that break the cycle of poverty in Virginia’s Southside Region.

Staff

 

Our dedicated staff members live at the heart of our organization, operating behind the scenes to develop effective services, tap into diversified revenue streams, and build capacity while also working directly with the youth in our programs.

Executive Director Kathryn Thompson and Board Treasurer Steven Benham

Kathryn Thompson
Executive Director
kathryn@storyva.org

Jennifer Taylor
Youth Program Leader
jennifer@storyva.org

Jane’T Johnson
Youth Program Assistant
jane’t@storyva.org

David Thompson
Youth Program Assistant
david@storyva.org

Justin Wright
Youth Program Assistant
justin@storyva.org

 

Board of Directors

 

With continued guidance, expertise, and support from our board members, STORY has a heightened ability to set and achieve goals, expand the reach of our programs, and create effective partnerships within the community that positively impact our mission.

Herbert Bragg
President

Alison Noble
Vice President

Steven Benham
Treasurer

Mike Streitel
Board Member

For professionals interested in joining STORY’s board, please contact Kathryn at kathryn@storyva.org. We are always seeking dedicated members who have experience with accounting, law, marketing and social media, grant writing, community relations, and program development to join our team.