Dawn DeBoer, Owner, DeBoer South
Dawn has more than 30 years of family law experience. She truly enjoys helping people and guiding them through some of life’s toughest times. She has been named among Virginia Business’ Legal Elite and has been recognized as an outstanding attorney by SuperLawyers.
Tonya Futrell, Partner, WellsColeman
Tonya is a Partner with WellsColeman and oversees Client Accounting and Advisory Services. In her role, she focuses on helping business owners make strategic financial decisions and provides tax and advisory services for businesses and their owners. She is passionate about consulting with businesses on strategic financial management.
immediate past president
Sarah Sladek, Sarah Sladek & Company
Sarah is the founder of one of the first generational research and future-focused management consulting firms in the United States. She is a sought-after speaker, best-selling author, and consultant who helps organizations develop high-performing cultures capable of engaging talent, building community, increasing productivity and profitability, and navigating unexpected challenge or change.
Renae Leahy, Owner, Bay Bookkeeping Services LLC
Renae started Bay Bookkeeping in 2018 and helps small business owners organize and understand their business finances. Growing up in a family of entrepreneurs, she understands that business growth happens best when small business owners can focus their time and energy using their gifts and talents. Renae loves spending her free time with her husband, 5 children, and 3 grandchildren.
MEMBERSHIP & OUTREACH
Amy Garelick, Owner, POWER UP Video
Amy spent over 15 years with the magical world of Disney Media and Special Event Production using her passion for storytelling to communicate and connect. Presently, she provides creative direction for POWER UP's wonderful world of video production. She resides in Hanover County with her husband Kenny, two teenage boys, Colin and Ryan, and her diva dog, Princess Leia.
programs and events
Jacqui Schlosser, Owner, By Jacqui Photography
Jacqui is passionate about working with women-owned businesses and helping create high-quality, powerful visuals to support their business. Since starting her company in 2012, she has since photographed countless brides, CEO's, and Congress members believing that creating a great image starts with first developing a comfortable space for her clients to shine. Jacqui is the proud photographer for VADems and VEDP.
marketing, communications, media
Joye B. Moore, Owner, JOYEBELLS Sweet Potato Pies
Joye is the sixth generation to bake her renowned pie and the first generation to turn this tradition into a business. Her award-winning pies are now distributed via Food Lion and Sam's Club stores. Joye has been featured in magazines and on the TODAY show. She has been named a Rising Star by NAWBO Richmond and received many other accolades as well. In addition, Joye is a singer, and a mental health wellness advocate and storyteller.
ADVOCACY AND COMMUNITY OUTREACH
Lauren Zangardi Haynes, Owner, Spark Financial Advisors
Lauren Zangardi Haynes, CFP®, CIMA®, CEPA is the founder of Spark Financial Advisors. She is an expert in helping high income business owners maximize their time and money while minimizing taxes so they can sleep easier. She has previously served on the South Region Board for the National Association of Personal Financial Advisors.
2023 Chapter Admin Team