The American Opportunity Foundation announced the addition of Mari Stull and Shari Simmans as senior fellows. Stull will lead the Foundation’s work on Trade Policy and International Organizations, while Simmans will serve as the Foundation’s key lead on Strategic Partnerships, Outreach and Communications.
George Washington’s Mount Vernon announced the hire of Roy Young as its new vice president for guest experience. Young joins Mount Vernon after more than six years at Fallingwater, Frank Lloyd Wright’s masterwork, located in Mill Run, Pennsylvania, where he most recently served as director of operations and visitor experience.
During the George Washington Parkway Classic on Sunday, April 23, the forthcoming Hotel Indigo Old Town Alexandria, which is located on the racers’ path, will serve as a meeting area for spectators, offering poster-making stations to help cheer on race participants on their spacious outdoor courtyard.
SCAN of Northern Virginia announced Theodore “Teddy” Jones and James “Chucky” Moore as winners of the 2017 Allies in Prevention Award, an annual honor given to community members for exceptional work protecting children and strengthening families in five regions of Northern Virginia.