Stephanie Gorham, CEO
Stephanie Gorham is a seasoned nonprofit development professional with 20 years’ experience with nonprofits in Texas and Virginia. She received her bachelor’s degree from Midwestern State University in Wichita Falls, Texas, and is currently working on her MBA from Virginia Wesleyan University. Volunteerism, board service especially, has been an important part of her life as she has served on nonprofit boards since 2009, currently serving Hampton Roads Workforce Council, Southeastern Virginia Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster, and Healthier757 boards. She is a 2012 recipient of the Top 20 Under 40 in North Texas, and a 2019 graduate of the CIVIC Leadership Institute. Stephanie resides in Chesapeake with her husband Jim Gorham, a Lieutenant Commander in the Navy, and their four kids, Kaitlyn, Greyson, Lily, and Sally.
Lexie Martinez became involved with Volunteer Hampton Roads in November 2017 when she started as a Public Relations and Marketing Intern. Volunteerism has been a part of her life since high school when she began volunteering for various outreach programs through her church. She holds a bachelor's degree in communications and is passionate about making a difference in the community through nonprofit work.