Scholarship applications are now open! View Scholarships Here

Board & Staff

The Suffolk Foundation has a great team of volunteers and staff who work hard to ensure that your funds make a lasting difference in our community.

Current Board of Directors

Current Board of Directors
Harry Cross

Harry Lee Cross, III

Suffolk Foundation President Broker & Owner, Cross Realty & Cross Realty Management Co.

S. Chris Jones

Suffolk Foundation Vice President
Retired Pharmacist

Leroy Bennett

Suffolk Foundation Secretary Suffolk City Council

Vernon M. Towler

Suffolk Foundation Treasurer
Retired, Farmers Bank

George Y. Birdsong

CEO and General Counsel, Birdsong Corporation

James E. (Jay) Butler, III

President, Butler Paper Recycling

Thomas M. Chamberlain

Founder and CEO, EdLogics

Carl L. Farris, Jr.

Retired, ADS Management Group
Les Hall, President

J. Leslie (Les) Hall

Founder and Owner, Allfirst LLC

Kermit Hobbs, Jr.

Historian and Retired Engineer

David F. Host

Jacqueline (Jackie) Overton

Fitness Educator

Dr. Sharon A. Raghubar

Retired Dentist, U.S. Public Health Service (U.S. Navy & U.S. Coast Guard)

Deborah B. Russell

Retired, Nansemond-Suffolk Academy

Dwight C. Schaubach

President & CEO, Schaubach Companies

J. Wayne Scott

Certified Public Accountant, Scott Bradshaw & Rawls

Joseph N. (Joby) Webb, Jr.

President, Nansemond Insurance Agency

Margaret N. Wiley

Financial Advisor, Freedom Street Partners

B. J. Willie

Agent, State Farm Insurance



Lorelei Costa Morrow

Executive Director Email Lorelei
Kim Raines

Kim Raines

Special Projects Manager Email Kim

Brenda Chamberlain

Bookkeeper and Office Manager Email Brenda