Regional Directors

Hampton Roads Office
 

Hampton Roads: Professional Education, Public Education, Events, Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral


Patty Hood
757-652-6565
e-mail: efva.hr@gmail.com
 

 

Southwest Virginia Office

SW: Professional Education, Public Education, Events, Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral
Richmond: Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral

Kay Hornsby
540-314-8688 (Roanoke)
804-351-9003 (Richmond)
email:kayzie03@verizon.net

 

Williamsburg Office

Williamsburg: Professional Education, Public Education, Events, Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral

Dennis and Missy Terry
706-593-7310
e-mail: sun4fun365@aol.com
 

Northern Virginia & Northwestern Virginia Offices

NOVA & NW: Professional Education, Public Education, Events, Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral

         Gina Washington        
703-349-2790 (Northern Virginia)
540-908-3400 (Northwestern Virginia)
e-mail: gina1216@comcast.net


 

Richmond Office

Richmond: Patient Advocacy, Info, and Referral
Kay Hornsby
804-351-9003 (Richmond)
email:kayzie03@verizon.net

Richmond: Professional Education, Public Education, and Events

Fernando Cordero  
804-549-9875  
e-mail: efva.fc@gmail.com

 


 

Patty Hood, Kay Hornsby, Suzanne Bischoff, Fernando Cordero, Gina Washington


      Head Office - Charlottesville, Virginia

Program Associate 

Exectuive Director

Statewide: Professional Education, Public Education, Events, Patient Advocacy, Info, Referral, Grants, Finances, and Foundation Oversight

drsuzannebischoff

Statewide: Professional Education, Public Education, Patient Advocacy, Info, Referral, Communications, SUDEP Grant, and Research

Ruchelle Buenaventura
email:rb8wx@hscmail.mcc.virginia.edu
*Contact for Communications Inquiries

Suzanne Bischoff
434-924-8669
email:srb3m@virginia.edu

 

Head Office Virginia
P.O. Box 800754 UVA Health Services Center
Charlottesville, VA 22908
HEAD OFFICE IS DIFFICULT TO ENTER, CALL FIRST AND WE WILL COME AND GET YOU

 

The Virginia Network

Many people on the Virginia Network are volunteers.  If you don't receive a response, please feel free to contact the Regional Director for your area.

Abingdon Area
Diane Carter RN
Bristol, VA 24202
 (276) 645-5817
Dcc6m@virginia.edu

Charlottesville Area
Richard Johnson (client)
Ruckersville, VA 22968
(434) 990-9344

Anita Mays and Matthew Mays (parent and client)
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(434) 971-9844
ajsmays@yahoo.com OR mmmays1216@yahoo.com

Emporia Area
Kristen Strickler
(434) 637-1436
kstrickler@virginiacarolina.com

Fredericksburg Area
Kathi Laarz
(540) 623-7269
kaatlarz@gmail.com

Leesburg
Lisa Speet (client)
speetie09@gmail.com

Lynchburg Area
Laurie Kelly (parent)
(434) 316-3741
llssnl@embarqmail.com

Norfolk Area
Nick Worth, Jr. and wife Martha (client and spouse)
(757) 644-6255
marthabwcat@gmail.com

Roanoke Area
Lisa Garnett (parent)
Daleville, VA
(540) 761-0164

Virginia Beach/Chesapeake Area
See Norfolk


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DRS:(800) 552-5019

Looking for support?

The Virginia Network is a great way to contact others in your area who know what you are going through and can give you advice. These people have volunteered their contact information to help you. They are a great resource to connect in such a way that others cannot. Feel free to reach out! 

Virginia's Summer Camp for Epilepsy

Virginia's Summer Camp for Epilepsy

Art Therapy for Epilepsy

Art Therapy for Epilepsy


Staff Team

 

Program Associates

Helina Sirak
University of Virginia
HAS5CF@VIRGINIA.EDU

Meheret Kinfe
University of Virginia
MK5GP@VIRGINIA.EDU

Jennifer Chen
University of Virginia
JLC2PA@VIRGINIA.EDU

Miriam Desta
University of Virginia
MWD3KF@VIRGINIA.EDU 

If interested in EFVA Volunteer Opportunities, please email srb3m@virginia.edu