The Philanthropic Advisory Board

The Philanthropic Advisory Board members serve as ambassadors for Eastern Virginia Medical School. They assist EVMS External Affairs in increasing EVMS' visibility and awareness in the community.


Heather Alexander
Vice President/Branch Manager, TowneBank – Harbor’s Edge

Rob Beaman 
Attorney, Troutman Sanders

Bill Blake- Co-Chair
Director of Business Development, Inside Business

Michael Davis
Director of Sales and Operational Efficiency, Ainslie Group

Nancy Farrell, EdD
Principal, First Colonial High School

Dawn Glynn
President, TowneBank Chesapeake/Portsmouth/Suffolk

Taylor Grant
Managing Partner, Founder, Fox-3 Partners                  

Randolph D. Hoover
President/CEO, Xylem, Inc.

Tim Hummel
Financial Advisor

Mollie Sessoms Korte
Assistant Vice President, CBRE – Hampton Roads

Thomas Minton III
Minton Interests, LLC

Lori Overholt
President, VSA Resorts

Charles Powers II
Vice President, CommercialLending, Farmers Bank, VA

Tricia Randall
Vice President, TowneBank

Jane Short- Chair
Senior Vice President, Private Client Advisor, U.S. Trust

Jim White
Owner, President, Jim White Fitness and Nutrition Studios

Russell Young
Director of Economic Development, The Port of Virginia