Board & Volunteers

Common Ground is grateful for the leadership of our Board of Directors, and the countless hours logged each month by our awesome team of volunteer professionals:

Board of Directors:

Megan Bloom – Community Activist, Doula

Julie Connelly, MD – UVA Professor (emeritus) Internal Medicine and Center for Bioethics and Humanities

Max DiStefano – Treasurer, Controller, Red Light Management

Zoe Krylova – Community Activist, Doula

Melissa Meece – Board SecretaryRethreads, Firefly, owner

LD Perry – Community Activist

Sarabeth Whedbee – Acupuncturist, Common Ground Healing Arts & Sober Dragon


Advisory Board:

Lilly Bechtel – Board Vice President, Body Song Yoga, owner & founder

Diane Bloom

Kate Hallahan Zuckerman –  Founder, Common Ground Healing Arts and Co-Owner of Barefoot Bucha

Ken Horne – MSW, LCSW, Licensed Psychotherapist at Horne Psychotherapy

Lili Powell – Assistant Professor Leadership and Management Communication, University of Virginia, Darden School of Business

Vivi Rogers – The Mind and Life Institute, Director of Administration and Finance

Page Ryan


Staff Members:

Nora Bloch, Customer Service Associate

Monique Boatwright, Customer Service Associate

Elliott Brown, Executive Director

Sahara Clemons, Customer Service Associate

Lisa Moon, Customer Service Associate