2021-22 Board of Directors
Jay McIntyre, CFSP
Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes & Crematory
Bobby Gardner, Jr.
Gardner Funeral Home
Frost Funeral Home
Les Powell, III
South Boston, VA
Immediate Past President
Stover Funeral Home
Thacker Brothers Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Scottsville & Palmyra, VA
Finch & Finch Funeral and Cremation Service
Woody’s Funeral Home
Bassett Funeral Home
Larry Spiaggi, CFSP
NFDA Policy Board Representative
N. Chesterfield, VA
Raymond D. “R.D” Monson
2021-22 District Officers
District officers serve a 3-year term.
Blue Ridge District
John M. Oakey & Son Funeral and Crematory
Krystina Diman, CFSP, CPC, CCO
Whitten Funeral Home
Gregg Faulkner, Sr.
Bylaws & Ethics Committee
Disaster Response Committee
Leadership Advisory Committee
Member Services/Outreach Committee
Professional Development Committee
Service of Remembrance
Mrs. Whittaker has a long history of being a proactive leader and communicator. She is an influential leader who provides vision and leadership to organizations. She specializes in building teams, attracting strong talent, and providing tools and support to deliver “best in class” performance. In addition to being Chair of the Board of Directors for Partners Financial Federal Credit Union, she is active in the Council of Funeral Association Executives and is founder of The Carmel School Lower School Parents Association. Lacy graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a B.S. in business administration.
Angie started her political and public relations career as the Legislative Director for a member of the Virginia House of Delegates. After seven years, she was recruited by a prominent Richmond-based lobbying firm to run its Hampton Roads office.
Through her career, Angie has established solid relationships with local, state, and federal representatives, departments and agencies, and business leaders. She currently serves on the Virginia Beach Board of the Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce; the Hampton Roads Association of Commercial Builders (HRACRE) Legislative Committee; and the Citizens Transportation Advisory Committee (CTAC) of the Hampton Roads Transportation Planning Organization (HRTPO); and the Roanoke River Basin Association (RRBA) Board of Directors. In 2013, she was chosen to serve on Governor Terence R. McAuliffe’s Technology Transition Team and currently serves as Chairman of the Public Awareness Committee of Champions for Children Hampton Roads, a 501(c) 3 whose mission is to eradicate child abuse and neglect in the Hampton Roads region.
She previously worked for Virginia Governmental Employees Association (VGEA) as Membership Development Director for 12 years and Return to Nature, Inc., a conservation education program in the Commonwealth of Virginia, where she was the Director of Administration for 7 years. In both positions she had the opportunity to work with many other state and national membership groups.
Serving as the Virginia State President of the Virginia General Federation of Women’s Clubs (GFWC) for the 2012-2014 term, Teresa also held many local and state leadership positions in that organization, such as District Junior Director, District President, local Club President, many District and State Chairmanships. Continuing her service in this organization she now serves on South Eastern Region (SER) that encompasses six states as the SER Presidents Special Project Chairman and serves as GFWC Virginia Meetings Chairman. She has been a member of the GFWC Bedford Woman’s Club for 32 years. Her career in non-profit and volunteer organizations shows her understanding and dedication to this business sector.