Annual Meeting

The Arc of Northern Virginia Annual Meeting and Election of Officers
Thursday,  November 16, 7:00pm – 9:00pm
The Columbus Club
5115 Little Falls Road
Arlington, VA  22207

Free event – registration appreciated.

Please join us at our Annual Meeting on November 16. 2017.  The evening will focus on our work over the past year, recent recognition and awards, our impact for families, and future plans that will enable us to further serve the community.

We will also be electing Board Officers and new Board Members and presenting two awards:

◊ The 2017 Jessica Burmester Volunteer Award will be presented to the Guardianship of Last Resort Program’s
Multidisciplinary Panel, and,

◊ The 2017 Rusty Garth You Are the Change Advocacy Award will be presented to Tom Gavin posthumously.

Keynote Address:
“Understanding What’s Been Going On With Federal Policy and a Look Toward the Future”
Guest Speakers:
Nicole Jorwic, Director of Rights Policy at The Arc of the United States
Alison Barkoff, Director of Advocacy at the Center for Public Representation



2018 Slate of  Officers and Directors
For Terms Beginning January 2017

President – Christine Plummer
1st Vice President – Scott Dulman
2nd Vice President – Marisa Laios
Secretary – Beth Curtis
Treasurer – Matt Evans


Continuing Directors:
Cheri Belkowitz
Sharon Cummings
David Egan
Grace Francis
Edward Greene
Gary Hughes
Alisa Macht
Susan Pollack
Jane Rath
Judd Stone


Directors Nominated for an Additional Term:
Doug Church
Matt Leland
Silvia Sagari


New Directors Nominated:
Mary Ford
Rachna Heizer
Christopher Nace
Michael Thomas


For questions, please contact Lynn Ruiz, or 703-208-1119