Staff & Board

C4K is staffed by dedicated professionals, generous community volunteers, and supported by a board of directors deeply rooted in the local community. Together, the committed C4K team provides local youth with a rich community learning environment.

The C4K Staff

Chris Florez – Program Director
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Michelle Hilgart – Special Projects Director

Liz Hoeppner – Communications Manager
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Tricia Howell – Mentor Coordinator
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Blair McAvoy – Clubhouse Coordinator
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Kala Somerville – Executive Director
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The Computers4Kids Board of Directors


President – Doug Minerd

Minerd Music Works

Vice President – Lisa Hogan

Learning Community Partners, LLC

Secretary – Bob Lloyd


Treasurer – Mark Giles

Panda Holdings


Tom Bergert

Williams Mullen

William Carden Jr.

Carden Jennings Publishing

Clarissa Hoffman

Hantzmon Wiebel LLP

Bob Kemp

Kemp & Associates, L.L.C.

Jim Loder

Loder-Michie Consulting

Malarie Mirsky

Eagle Hill Consulting

Maggie Morse

UVa Darden School of Business

Karl Quist


Lily Garcia Walton

The Work Expert, LLC

Meredith Richards (Director Emeritus)

Cville Rail