Working to Make a Place for Community Members with Developmental Disabilities

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors and panel of Advisors bring diverse points of view and experience to the leadership of Hearts & Homes.  All are focused on one common cause - finding creative solutions to the challenge of providing housing and daily living opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities in Virginia Beach.  

Rob Weber, President

Jay Lazier, Ph.D., Vice President

Bill Crosby, Treasurer

Mary Paula Boswell, Secretary

Alan Bartel, M.D.

Betty Lake

Judy Nozzarella

Abbey Pachter, Ph.D.

Bryant Richardson

Rebecca Wentworth


Tim Capoldo

Chris Davis

Malcolm Higgins

Tom Laidlaw

Francine Rayburn

Breese Spruill

Karen Waller

Executive Director

Bobette Nelson, MPA