Our Leadership

At Volunteers of America Chesapeake & Carolinas we maximize the impact of our work in your community through:

  • Our dedicated staff of more than 600. 
  • Our outstanding volunteers numbering more than 2,000.
  • Coordinating our efforts with other agencies and local organizations to best serve our clients.


  • Candace Vanderwater

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Rev. Sandra Gray


  • D. Dusky Holman, Esquire

    Chief Development Officer and General Counsel

  • Suzanne Tobin

    Chief Financial Officer