Executive Management Team


Erikka Massie, Executive Vice President

Erikka has been a member of JLNVB since 2012 and is currently serving as its first Executive Vice President. Throughout Erikka’s years in the League she has been Parliamentarian, Chair of the Cookbook Committee, Historian, Transitional Mentor, New Member Mentor and served on the Nominating Committee. Outside of the League Erikka is a Deputy City Attorney with the Norfolk City Attorney’s Office. Erikka earned a B.S. in Finance from Colorado State University and went on to earn a J.D. from Boston University. Erikka enjoys spending quality time with her family, doing home improvement projects, and exploring the various happenings and restaurants Coastal Virginia has to offer.

 

 


Annamarie Pagel, Administrative Vice President

Annamarie has been a member of the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2015 and is currently serving as Administrative Vice President for the second year in a row. She previously served as Chair of the Cookbook Committee. Annamarie holds a B.A. from Randolph-Macon Women’s College and a J.D. from Hamline University School of Law. Currently, she is an associate attorney for the Law Offices of Victoria V. Humphreys, P.C. Outside of the Junior League, Annamarie is a proud Big Sister for Big Brother and Big Sisters of America. She enjoys “little old lady” pastimes, such as knitting while watching PBS period dramas.

 

 

 


Jillian Goodwin, Communications Vice President

Jillian joined the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach in 2015 and is currently serving as Communications Vice President. Previously, she served as Chair of the Community Events Committee, Chair of the Children’s Initiatives Committee, on the Kids in the Kitchen Committee, and has been one of the league’s primary graphic designers since 2015. In 2019, she was recognized by the AJLI as a Rising Star for her commitment, leadership and community service efforts consistent with the Junior League mission. Jillian is a graduate of Old Dominion University, where she earned a B.S. in Communications/Public Relations, and Tidewater Community College, where she earned an A.A.S. in Graphic Design. She currently works as Director of Marketing & Communications for the Hampton Roads Economic Development Alliance. Outside of JLNVB, Jillian is an active member of tHRive Young Professionals and volunteers as a graphic designer on their Branding Committee and serves on the Young Professionals Leadership Committee for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation – Virginia Chapter. She is a graduate of LEAD Hampton Roads and a 2017 COVA Biz Millennial On the Move. When not at work or volunteering, Jillian is an avid bargain/thrift store shopper, dog mom to two longhaired mini dachshunds, a fan of all things country music, and amateur chef.

 


Nicolle Vasquez Del Favero, Community Vice President

Nicolle Vasquez Del Favero has been a member of JLNVB since 2016 and currently serves as Community Vice President. Previously, Nicolle served as on the Board of Directors as Leadership Initiatives Director, and on the Women’s Initiatives Committee. Nicolle graduated from the University of Florida with a B.A. in Political Science and Women’s Studies and earned a J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law. Currently, Nicolle works as a civilian attorney with the Department of the Navy’s Office of General Counsel. Outside of the League, Nicolle serves as Co-Chair for the Virginia State Bar Wills For Heroes program, on the Board of Directors for the Military Spouse Action Network, and on the Military Spouse JD Network (MSJDN) Pro Bono Committee. Nicolle also serves on the Advisory Board for Project Makeover at the University of Florida and is a recent graduate of LEAD Hampton Roads. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Michael, and their two rescue pups, Josie Belle and Casper.

 


Gabriella Beale, Fund Development Vice President

Gabriella joined JLNVB in 2015 and is currently serving as Fund Development Vice President. She is passionate about benefitting the lives of women in our community, as evidenced by her previous leadership roles within the league of Community Vice President, Chair and Chair-Elect of the Women’s Initiatives Committee, and as a member of the Women’s Initiative Committee. Gabriella is a graduate of Virginia Tech, where she majored in Classical Studies and is a Realtor with Rose & Womble Realty. In addition to spoiling her adopted beagle, Rose, she loves going to movies with her husband, James, and is always up for cocktails and game night.

 

 


Renee Britton, Membership Vice President

Renee has been a member of the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2013 and currently serves as Membership Vice President. She has held a variety of roles throughout her time in the league including At Large Director, Assistant Vice President of Membership, New Member Mentor, and Transitional Mentor. Renee attended the University of Kentucky for her bachelor’s degree and Old Dominion University for her master’s degree. She currently works as a speech-language pathologist in adult/geriatric settings. When not watching or attending UK-ODU basketball and football games, she enjoys spending time at the beach and visiting with friends.

 

 


Danielle Progen, Training and Development Vice President

Danielle has been a member of the Junior League since 2015, transferring into the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach in 2017. She currently serves as Training and Development Vice President and has previously served as a Touch-A-Truck Co-Chair and committee member. Danielle holds a B.S. in Marketing Management and a B.A. in International Studies, as well as an M.P.A. from Virginia Tech. Danielle currently works in emergency management for the City of Virginia Beach. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, running and spending time with her family, friends, and pup Sadie.

 

 

 


Shanon Miller, Strategic Planning Director

Shanon joined the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach in 2015 and is currently serving as Strategic Planning Director. Last year, she served as Assistant Vice President of Community. Previously, Shanon leads the Community Impact Development Committee in the selection of our current Impact Initiatives. Shanon has a B.A. with a Major in Accounting and a Minor in Music Performance from Bellarmine University and an M.B.A. from Murray State University. She currently works as a Senior Accountant for Optima Health. Shanon and her husband Adam are proud puppy parents to 3 dogs and are expecting their first human child in July of 2019. In her free time, she is an avid reader with eclectic taste. Shanon also likes traveling, spending time with her friends and family, and in a past life spent much of her time ballroom dancing.

 

 


Kerry K. Stolz, Treasurer-Elect

Kerry has been a member of JLNVB since 2017 and is currently serving as Treasurer-Elect. She previously served as Assistant Vice President of Fund Development. Kerry graduated from James Madison University with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Liberal Studies and an M.A. in Teaching. She earned her J.D. from Vermont Law School. Kerry currently works as an attorney at Stackhouse Nexsen & Turrietta PLLC and focuses her practice on civil litigation and estate planning. Outside of the League, Kerry serves as Treasurer of the Norfolk & Portsmouth Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section and is a member of the NPBA’s CLE Committee. She is also active in her sorority, Delta Gamma Fraternity. She is currently serving as Vice President of Communications for its local alumnae chapter, having just finished a two-year term as Alumnae Chapter President. Outside of the League, Kerry enjoys traveling, skiing, and spending afternoons at the beach.

 

 


Lori Krezel Collins, Sustaining Advisor

Lori has been a Junior League member since 2003 and has served in a variety of leadership positions while active. She subsequently became a sustaining member and is currently serving as an advisor to the Executive Management Team and the Membership Rollout Committee. As an active member, she served in a number of positions including: Advertising Chair for the JLNVB Mardi Gras Gala, edmarc Committee as coordinator of the family dinner event, Admissions Coordinator, Provisional Class Co-Chair, Nominating Committee, Placement Advisor, Placement Chair, and on the Board of Directors as Administrative Vice President and At-Large Director. Her Junior League training has included AJLI Organizational Development Institute as well as regional conferences. A native of Portsmouth, Virginia, Lori holds a B.A. from Virginia Tech. Lori is a maritime paralegal with the law firm of Troutman Sanders LLP and has over 20 years of experience in her field. In her spare time, Lori enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time with friends and family as well as her dog, Sam. Her hobbies include writing, blogging, and photography.