Staff Leadership

Ray Ratke

Ray Ratke

Chief Executive Officer

Ray has been with enCircle for the past 10 years, serving first as the Chief Operating Officer and since early 2018 as the Chief Executive Officer. In addition to providing organizational leadership, he...

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David Pruett

David Pruett

Chief Financial Officer

David joined enCircle as Chief Financial Officer in January 2013. He is a Certified Public Accountant and spent the first 12 years of his career in public practice assisting a number of nonprofit organizations...

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Tresha Lafon

Tresha Lafon

Chief Quality Officer

Tresha started with enCircle in July 2001 as a family service worker in the Therapeutic Foster Care program. Since that time Tresha has served in a number of programs and capacities and as Chief Quality...

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Margaret Nimmo Holland

Margaret Nimmo Holland

Chief Engagement Officer

Margaret joined enCircle in October 2019 as Vice President of External Relations to lead communications, marketing, philanthropy, and advocacy efforts and was promoted to Chief Engagement Officer in November...

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Matthew Graczyk

Matthew Graczyk

Vice President of Human Resources

Matthew joined enCircle in November 2018 to oversee Human Resources operations and has helped the department grow significantly to better support our employees as they serve others. He brings more than...

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Leadership Team

Terri L. Webber

Director of Education

Holly Rhodenhizer

Director of Developmental Services

Jama Schubert

Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Andrew Miller

Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Luke Lemon

Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Roxana Rojas

Director of Immigration and Refugee Services

Kim Rawlings

Director of Training and Development

Amanda Collins

Director of Quality

Diane Exner

Assistant Director of Quality

Jessica Neighoff

Director of Facilities and Equipment

Freida King


Christina Feerick

Director of Communications and Marketing

Melissa Leecy

Director of Philanthropy

Maurice Gallimore

Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Kaci Sutherlin

Director of Executive Operations and Board Governance

Billie Rheam

Assistant Director of Developmental Services

Board of Directors

The Rev Richard J Goeres

The Rev. Richard J. Goeres

Norfolk, Chair, Retired Senior Pastor, First Lutheran Church, Norfolk, VA

The Rev Debra K Dukes

The Rev. Debra K. Dukes

New Market, Vice Chair, Pastor, Mt. Zion Lutheran Church

Judith N Greene

Dr. Judith N. Greene

Poquoson, Secretary, Retired Executive Director of the Southeastern Cooperative Educational Programs

Frederick Kraegel

Frederick G. Kraegel

Henrico, Treasurer, Self-employed financial consultant who serves on several nonprofit boards, including Thrivent Financial and Valparaiso University

Wanda Fisher

Dr. Wanda Fisher

Richmond, Retired educator, Hanover County Public Schools

The Rev Louis Florio

The Rev. Louis Florio

Fredericksburg, Associate Pastor, Christ Lutheran Church, Fredericksburg

Lisa Alderman

Lisa Alderman

Wytheville, Senior Account Director, Chiltern International

Chauncey Strong

Chauncey Strong

Alexandria, Executive Director, Strong Training and Consulting

Bishop Robert Humphrey

Bishop Robert Humphrey

Salem, Bishop, Virginia Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

James Sikkema

Stephen James “Jim” Sikkema

Bedford, Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Partner, Edwards Sikkema Associates, Lynchburg, VA; Retired Executive Director, Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare, Roanoke, VA; serves on several public service and nonprofit boards

Bruce Swanson

Bruce Swanson

Roanoke, Registered Investment Advisor, Portfolio Design Services, LLC

George Marget III

George Marget, III

Midlothian, Deputy General Counsel, Dominion Energy

Helen Keck

Helen S. Keck

Ceres, Retired from both IBM and cattle farming

Malcolm James

Malcolm James

Arlington, President, Owner, Portfolio Alignment Partners Inc.

Heera Simon

Heera Simon

Chesapeake, Business owner and community volunteer in Hampton Roads and India


We now provide a variety of services and supports in every region of Virginia, and parts of West Virginia. We know we can impact more lives by working in partnership with others, which is why we are grateful to our many business, community, and congregational partners. We are also affiliated with multiple local, state, and national groups that focus on advocacy, best practice, networking, and accreditation. Learn how to support us.