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Board of Directors

Blue Ridge Literacy's Board of Directors are a diverse group of professionals, service providers, and advocates who are committed to supporting adults in the Roanoke Valley improving their literacy skills.

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Elvir Berbic,

Student Affairs Manager, 
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine


Lori Baker-Lloyd,

Vice President

VP/Director of Learning and Development, 

American National Bank and Trust Company


Aaron Bond, 


Senior Director of Learning Services,

Technology-Enhanced Learning and Online Strategies

Virginia Tech

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Tim Cerebe


VP Financial Wellness Programs

Freedom First Credit Union

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Archie Freeman III

Chief Academic Officer,

Roanoke City Public Schools


Carrie Halpin

Instructional Designer & Technologist,

Virginia Western Community College

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Risa Katz-Albert


Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

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Mary (Sissy) Kegley


Adult Educator

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Stephanie Martin

Student Services Coordinator,

Community High School

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Evelyne Nzikobanyanka

Clinical Nursing Assistant,

Our Lady of the Valley

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Sheila Umberger

Director of Libraries,

Roanoke Public Library

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Doloris Vest


Book No Further

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