Finance & Technology
Karen lives in the Shenandoah Valley with her husband and two children. She became involved in the world of childhood disabilities late in her pregnancy after discovering her daughter would be born with a rare genetic disorder. Moms In Motion was instrumental in helping her family navigate the world of waivers and has continued to provide vital assistance. With her background in both payroll and human resource departments for several companies, this position was a natural fit when returning to work full time.
In her free time, Karen is involved in teaching yoga to children with special needs and assisting special needs children in the world of scouting.
Originally from Tennessee, Shelley moved to Virginia with her family as a young child. In the Spring of 2012 she graduated from Virginia Western Community College with a Career Studies Certificate in Management. Shelley is an active volunteer and advocate within her community, who is devoted to helping others learn about and navigate the special educationSpecifically designed instruction, at no cost to the parents, to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability. process. She is thrilled to be a part of the Moms In Motion team.
Alex is a technology enthusiast with a focus on cybersecurity, 3D printing, and social equality. His lifelong interest in technology stems from a desire to learn, which he leverages to stay updated on new technologies as they emerge. In his previous position Alex worked directly with local low-income families to provide housing opportunities.
Alex lives in Warren County, Virginia with his sons and cats. His lifelong goals include: earning a "bug bounty" from a major technology corporation and travelling the world.
Christina is a down to earth mom of two children. She and her husband live in Southwest Virginia where they raise cattle and spend most of their free time working on the farm. Christina has always had a desire to help others and believes that treating everyone with respect and kindness is always the key to living a life that is most gratifying. Helping others is one of her greatest qualities.
Dana was born in Ohio, but has lived in Virginia most her life. She has a daughter and two stepsons who keep her very busy! Dana has been involved with the youth group at her church, as well as other community organizations. She graduated with a degree in Medical Office Management. Dana has been a strong advocate for her nieces and nephew, who all have complex medical conditions. She not only helps with their daily care and therapies, but she helps educate the community and advocates for their rights. She is excited to be a part of the Moms In Motion team so that she can now help other families as well.
Donna resides in Southwestern Virginia with her husband and 2 dogs. Although born in Virginia, she met her husband in California and moved to Virginia in 1997. Donna has more than 30 years of administrative and accounting experience in various industries including service, non-profit and manufacturing. Her other interests include alternative health modalities, nutrition, and gardening. Donna is excited to be part of the Moms In Motion team and learning more about their mission.