Our Team

Meet the Fit4Kids Board of Directors


Beth Bailey

Community Volunteer
Former owner of The Pediatric Connection

Candace Blydenburgh


Theresa Caldwell

Wellness Specialist
VDH-Crater Health District

Marjorie Childress – Immediate Past Chair

Head of Lateral Recruitment
Harris Williams

Sharon Darby – Board Chair

Associate Vice President – Operations
Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Will Dixon – Secretary

Chief Administrative Officer
Sports Backers

Karen Doggett – Treasurer

Assistant Corporate Secretary and Director-Governance
Dominion Energy

Colin Drozdowski

Senior Vice President
Optima Health

Brandon Hasbrouck, J.D.

Assistant Professor of Law
Washington and Lee University School of Law

Kimberly Love Lindsey

Lindsey Food Group

Aashir Nasim, Ph.D.

Vice President of Inclusive Excellence
Virginia Commonwealth University

Niki Spencer

Vice President, Card Customer Servicing
Capital One

Jennie Reynolds

Plan President, Virginia Medicaid
Anthem, Inc.

Heather Rice

Managing Director

Jamal Slappy

Global Sales Director

Ashante Smith, J.D.

Troutman Pepper

Brie Stanley

Group VP and Chief Human Resources Officer
Richmond Federal Reserve Bank

Meet the Fit4Kids Young Professionals’ Board

Our Young Professionals’ Board (affectionately called YPB) is a dynamic group of individuals who are passionate about Fit4Kids’ work and prioritizing kids’ health and wellness in our schools and community for a brighter (and healthier) future. The YPB supports Fit4Kids’ work by building community awareness and planning our signature fundraiser, Eat and Greet.


Laura Caccavale

Pediatric Health Psychologist
Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU

Jenny Chelmow

Annual Fund Manager
Family Lifeline

Virginia Cross

Graduate Student – Food Studies, NYU
Riseboro Community Partnership

Kelsey Daugherty

Private Wealth Advisor
Goldman Sachs

Adrianna Hardy

Marketing Manager
Dream x Machine

Leslie Lopez

Instructional Assistant
Ginter Park Elementary School, RPS

Jack Lowe, Chair

Relationship Manager
Heritage Wealth Advisors

Shae McGrath

Project and Marketing Coordinator
North South Construction

Chris Mereen

Annual Giving Officer
VCU Massey Cancer Center

Christian Mosier

Benefits Consultant
BenX Consulting Group

Megan Price

Senior Consultant
Fahrenheit Advisors

Lauren Robertson, MPH

Community Volunteer

Ashley Roth, MS, RDN

Marketing and Training Specialist
Office of School Nutrition Programs

Emily Salkind

Environmental Project Manager
Balzer and Associates, Inc.

Noriya Shahadat


Danyel Smith

Doctoral Student in Health Psychology
Graduate Research Assistant- Healthy Lifestyle Center, Children’s Hospital of Richmond @ VCU

John Waller

Senior Underwriter

If you are interested in learning more about our Board of Young Professionals, email Leigh at leigh@grfit4kids.org or complete an application form.