NVFS Elects New Officers, Board Member

Northern Virginia Family Service Elects New Officers, Board Member

(Oakton, Va., July 18, 2013) 
Misti Mukherjee, Washington, D.C., region partner at Jackson Lewis LLP, was elected Chairman of the Board of Northern Virginia Family Service (NVFS) at the nonprofit’s annual meeting on June 13, 2013. Mukherjee has been a member of NVFS’ board since 2010, chaired the 2012 CARE Awards, and served as the organization’s secretary for the last two years.  She succeeds Hugo Aguas, assistant vice president of human resources at Inova Alexandria Hospital.

Other incoming officers for the 2014 Fiscal Year include:

  • Vice Chair: J. Douglas Koelemay, SAIC Vice President for Community Relations
  • Treasurer: James Edgemond, United Therapeutics Corporation Vice President, Treasurer and Strategic Financial Planning
  • Secretary: Warrenetta Baker, Capital One Senior Vice President and Chief Counsel, Tax

In addition, Mark Jacobsohn, senior vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton, was elected to the Board for a three-year term. 

“I am very appreciative of the opportunity to serve as NVFS Chairman of the Board. At a time when the most vulnerable in our community are facing even more limited resources, NVFS and its partners continue to innovate, support and transform the lives of our neighbors. I am privileged to be a steward of an organization that enables tens of thousands of individuals and families find new paths to self-reliance and brighter futures,” said Mukherjee.

“Misti’s compassion for others and advocacy for those in need has been evident while serving as a member of the NVFS Board of Directors,” said Mary Agee, NVFS President and CEO. “We are excited to work with her as our Chairman of the Board for the next two years, which will see this agency through its 90th year of meeting local needs and helping families realize their potential.”

For a full list and profiles of NVFS Board Members, please visit www.nvfs.org/board.