Executive Management Team

Annamarie Pagel, Executive Vice President

Annamarie has been a member of the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2015. Annamarie previously served as Administrative Vice President and 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.


Brittani Garcia, Administrative Vice President

Brittani currently serves as Administrative Vice President. Brittani joined JLNVB in 2018 and previously was the Vice President of Training and Development. In the past, Brittani has served on the Brunched Committee and as Leadership Initiatives Chair. Outside of the League, Brittani works as an Academic Advisor in the College of Health Sciences at Old Dominion University. She also volunteers with Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority, Circle of Sisterhood, and with the Penn State Hampton Roads Alumni Association. Brittani received her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts from Jacksonville University and her Master of Science in Higher Education from Pennsylvania State University. Brittani enjoys spending time with her husband, Chris, their rescue dog Herbie, and exploring the food, drinks and outdoor adventures around Hampton Roads.


Cassidy Wright, Communications Vice President

Cassidy has been a member of the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2018 and currently serves as the Communications Vice President. She joined the League to meet new people and build friendships, but also to find a way to get more involved in the community and give back. Her previous roles include Membership Vice President and Social Media Chair. Cassidy attended George Mason University for both her Masters in English and her BA in Art History. She currently works as the Grants Manager with the Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast. In her free time, she enjoys farmers markets, exploring museums and galleries, and being by the water.


Milena Radovic, Community Vice President

Milena has been a member of the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2018 and currently serves as the Community Vice President. She earned her B.A. from Bridgewater College, where she majored in History and Political Science, and her J.D.from the University of Richmond School of Law. Currently, she is an Associate at Jackson Lewis, P.C. and her practice focuses exclusively on labor and employment law, including litigation, workplace training, and preventative client counseling. Milena frequently presents on various employment law topics and issues affecting human resources departments to local organizations and associations, including the Hamptons Roads Society of Human Resources (HRSHRM), Hampton Roads Chamber, and Academy for Nonprofit Excellence. She is also a member of HRSHRM and serves on the Board of Directors.


Kris Scheihing, Fund Development Vice President

Kris transferred to the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach in 2020 and now serves as Fund Development Vice President.  Previously, she was a member of the Junior League of Cincinnati and the Junior League of Charlotte where she served in a variety of positions.  Kris graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned both a B.A. in Economics & Marketing and an M.B.A. in Finance. She currently works for Procter & Gamble (P&G) as the Finance Director for their Family Dollar/Dollar Tree team.  Kris lives in Norfolk and in her spare time she enjoys traveling, walking on the beach, visiting local breweries and watching Big 10 football.

 


Kerry Stolz, Membership Vice President

Kerry has been a member of Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach since 2017 and is currently serving as Membership Vice President. She previously served as Treasurer, Treasurer-Elect, and 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 Pender & Coward, P.C. 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.


Betsy Zimmerman, Training and Development Vice President

Betsy joined JLNVB in 2017 and is currently serving as the Training and Development Vice President. Previously, Betsy has served as the Training and Development Assistant Vice President, on the Special Events Committee, and as the Diversity and Inclusion Chair. Outside of the League, Betsy works as a therapist at The Relationship Center of Hampton Roads, and is a Doctoral Candidate in Counselor Education and Supervision at Old Dominion University. She also volunteers with Phi Mu Fraternity as a part of the Advisory Council for the Lambda Epsilon Chapter. Betsy received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology with a concentration in Criminology from Christopher Newport University and her Master’s Degree in Counselor Education from Georgia Southern University. In her free time, Betsy enjoys spending time with her husband, and her dog Apollo, and spending time at the beach with family and friends.


Christin Carey, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair

 


Katy Carslward, Treasurer-Elect

Katy joined the Junior League in 2015 in Monterey County, CA where she completed her New Member year and then served as a member of the AT&T Tournament Committee. After taking a short Leave of Absence, she moved to Virginia Beach and joined the Junior League of Norfolk-Virginia Beach in 2019, where she has served as Digital Cheetah Admin and Touch-A-Truck Committee Member. Katy holds a B.A. in Business Management and Economics from Washington College and a M.A. in Forensic Accounting from Florida Atlantic University. Outside of the League, Katy volunteers at the Virginia Zoo, her son’s school, and for her fraternity, Zeta Tau Alpha, in a local and national capacity. When she’s not volunteering, Katy enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, fitness activities, and reading.