Officers/District Info

To contact a VAAP Board members, send email to or contact them as below;




















Betsy Jenkins, BA, ADC
4923 Woodmar Dr SW
Roanoke, VA 24018

Phone 540-989-1880
Cell 540-588-3097

Appalachian District
Laurie L. Hawkins, ADC
Lee Health and Rehabilitation Center
208 Health Care Drive
Pennington Gap, VA 24277
(276) 546-4566


Tina Guthrie, ADC
(757) 692-4118
Hampton Roads District
Tina Guthrie, ADC/MC













HRAPA President
(757) 692-4118

***The next meeting will beOur next meeting will be held at Providence Place Maryview in Portsmouth on February 13, 2020 at 12pm. Please note that we have changed the time for this meeting in hopes that some can attend over lunch. Lunch will be provided.  1 Bon Secours Way Portsmouth Please RSVP to by February 11th. 

HRAPA meets the 2nd Thursday of every other  month which includes lunch and 1 hour of CE’s.

Natalie Kravitz, BA, ADC, CDP
Linked Senior
(888) 577-1889 Ext. 737
(703) 424-4120
Historyland District
Debbie Hundley
The Orchard
62 Delfae Dr.
Warsaw, VA 22572



















Jo Tice, MS, CTRS

VAAP Treasurer

Northern District
Natalie Kravitz, BA, ADC, CDP
Linked Senior
1133 15th St. NW, Suite 1200
Washington, DC 20005
(888) 577-1889 Ext. 737
(703) 424-4120

NVAAP will not be meeting again until February due to the busy holiday season – this has always been our tradition. If you have any suggestions for educational sessions for the upcoming 2020 year, please contact Robin Cooper at

Central District:
Anita Landes
Life Enrichment Coordinator
Sunnyside Retirement Community
3935 Sunnyside Drive
Harrisonburg, VA  22801
(540) 568-8225

Richmond District:
Lisa Mullen, ADC
Activity Director
Spring Arbor of Richmond
9991 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA  23233
(804) 754-8700

 The Richmond Area of Activity Professionals (RAAP) next meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 22, 2020 8:00AM to 9:00AM Spring Arbor of Richmond 9991 Ridgefield Parkway Henrico, VA 23233 Host: Lisa Mullen Please RSVP: or (804) 754-8700 Sharing ideas and information. Supporting each other in the challenging and rewarding work we do. See you during National Activity Professionals Week! “Lighting the Way!”


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Tricia Geary, BMT/ACC

Southwestern District

Brenda Walker, ADC, AP-BC
SWVAAP President

Roman Eagle Rehab & Health Ctr

2526 N. Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Phone 434-836-9510 x133
Cell 434-334-4254

Our next Quarterly District Workshop  will be April 17, 2020 at Harmony Independent Living in Roanoke, Virginia.

SWVAAP meets the 3rd Friday of January, April, July and October. Meetings start at 9:00 am and are held at different facilities within the area.


District 16 (Fredericksburg area)

***Next meeting to be held in April 2020 (Date TBD) at the Wegmans Food Court, starting at 4:30pm- contact Margy Faloney for more information at 


District Boundaries Map