Board of Directors

Mary Anne Weeks

Founder &

Retired Board Member


She is the founder and first chairperson for CCHASM starting in 1988. She was also an officer at Weeks Tile Company.  Bookkeeper and Office Manager for 50 years. She is a graduate of Faith Landmarks Ministries Bible School and a lifetime volunteer in both community and church activities.

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Dr. Laura Taylor
Billy Johnston


Billy is a graduate of Virginia Tech and holds a Master of Business Administrator from Virginia Commonwealth University.  He started his career as a Certified Public Accountant and then moved on to other financial roles including Controller and chief financial officer.  He ran a printing company for 10 years and also served as the general manager for a couple of Richmond based companies.  When he is not working, he spends time with his 8 kids, works out, or volunteers in the Richmond community.

Carol Taylor
Robin White

Board Chair

Robin is a Contracts Analyst and Corporate Outreach with Northrop Grumman.  She serves on the Chesterfield Emergency Response Team, as a Committee Member with Bethesda Baptist Missions Ministry, and as a volunteer coordinator at The Bridge.

Dr. Garvin Maffett
Bob Cassada

Board Vice Chair

Bob is a retired professional engineer with over 40 years of experience in Transportation Planning, scheduling and project engineering. He serves as as a community in various capacities with the Kiwanis Club, Past Lieutenant Governor, as District Foundation Trustee, and served as Chair of Trustees at Trinity United Methodist Church.

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Lauren Lattimer

Dr. Laura is an educator and she holds a doctorate degree in Educational Leadership from the University of Phoenix. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications and a master’s degree in teaching from Mary Baldwin College. Dr. Laura is also a published author of the children’sbook, THE BEE-ATITUDES.

Rev. Charles Sumpter

Reverend Charles Sumpter is  an associate minster at Second Baptist Church in Chester, Virginia. He is retired from the US Army, holds a Bachelor’s degree in History Norfolk State University, Master’s degree in Business from Central Michigan University; Master’s equivalent from the US Army War College, a Master of Divinity from the Samuel Dewitt Proctor School of Theology at Virginia Union University, and a Doctor of Ministry from Liberty University.

Carol Taylor is a graduate of George Mason University and serves as the Director of Business Development for the Chesterfield Chamber of Commerce for six years. Carol is also a licensed REALTOR and she is a member of the Brandermill Rotary Club.

Pastor David O. Taylor 

Pastor Taylor is co-owner and the CEO of Accent Group and Family Services, a community-based services agency. He is a graduate of Richard Bland College, Evans-Smith Leadership Institute of Virginia Union University School of Theology; St. Paul’s College, and he holds a master's degree from Capella University.

Dr. Maffett brings a strategic approach to planning, pragmatic business acumen, and exceptional communication skills.  He has extensive experience in development and advancement working with Yale University, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Virginia State University and Lackey Clinic.

Lauren holds a masters of science in literacy and culture from Longwood University. She is a former elementary and special education teacher in Chesterfield County Public Schools as well as a Girls on the Run coach.  Currently, she is raising her three wild boys and tutoring children in reading. Lauren loves hiking with her family and traveling.  


Andrea is a Family Services Supervisor with Chesterfield County assigned to the Assessment and Resource Team.

Don A. Blanton

Don Blanton joined CCHASM as its Chief Executive Officer in April 2020. Prior to this, he served as the Director of Operations for the Eastern Region at HopeTree Family Services. In addition to his duties, he is also working toward a Masters of Public Administration through the University of North Dakota.