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

William (Bill) R. Crosby, Jr., Treasurer

Mary Paula Boswell, Secretary

Alan Bartel, M.D.

Chris Davis, MS

Betty Lake

Judy Nozzarella

Bryant Richardson

Rebecca Wentworth


Tim Capoldo

Francine DeJute-Rayburn

Malcolm B. Higgins II

Tom Laidlaw

Linda Miller-Dunleavy

Breese Spruill

John Waller, Sr.

Karen Waller

Executive Director

Bobette Nelson, MPA