Curtis Brown

Curtis Brown 9 Comments

Curtis is a 20-year veteran teacher in Newport News where he was born, raised, and educated. He received is Bachelors and Masters of Music from Christopher Newport University. Originally a saxophonist (and still playing today), he picked up singing at an early age. An introvert by nature, when he hits the stage…something happens. A switch is flipped and one of …

Bret Schaller

Bret Schaller 38 Comments

Bret Schaller is a husband, dad, and Physical Therapist extraordinaire. Originally from South Carolina, he attended Clemson University as an undergrad and then completed his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Rutgers University in New Jersey. Bret has practiced Physical Therapy for the past 12 years with a 1 ½ year hiatus to be a Domestic Engineer and stay home …

Katy Dean

Katy Dean 16 Comments

Katherine (Katy) Dean grew up in Northeast Ohio and knew from a young age she wanted to be in the medical field. She started out working in local nursng homes at age16. Katy graduated from Kent State University in 1995 with her BSN and relocated to Richmond, Virginia, where she worked at VCU Health System Hospitals in the Cardiac ICU …

Jack Wagner

Jack Wagner 58 Comments

Jack Wagner moved to Ford’s Colony in Williamsburg in 2013 with his wife Suzanne, a retired teacher. Originally from Lockport NY, he graduated from Kenyon College and entered the USAF in the field of Information Technology (IT). At his 1st duty assignment in Sacramento, CA he met & married Suzanne, relocated to Wiesbaden, Germany for 4 years, earned his MBA …

Shawke Soueidan

Shawke Soueidan 34 Comments

Answering the call from Williamsburg Community Hospital in their search for a neurologist, Dr. Shawke Soueidan came to Williamsburg in 1992 looking forward to becoming a community doctor who would see and greet his many patients and their families whenever he would see them in the grocery store or about town. Whether walking for MS and Alzheimer’s, getting arrested for …

Rhonda Rinehimer

Rhonda Rinehimer 52 Comments

I am the Director of Sales and Marketing at Brookdale Chambrel Williamsburg Senior Living Community. I started working with Brookdale after relocating from Queens, New York five years ago. Although I had over 26 years of experience in dentistry; first as a dental hygienist and then as an Office Manager, I believe senior living is my calling. It is an …

Ryan Oltman

Ryan Oltman 30 Comments

Ryan Oltman started out in the mountains of western Colorado, where he grew up on a farm and cattle ranch. He learned how to use everything from the simple shovel to heavy machinery and put miles on horseback through the mountainous terrain outside Gunnison, Colorado. Ryan completed his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Illinois …

Melissa Naccarato

Melissa Naccarato 19 Comments

Melissa Naccarato grew up in Hershey Pennsylvania, the sweetest place on Earth. She moved to Virginia when she was 18 & has been a Virginia resident for 20 years. She and her fiancé, Derrick Phillips, live in Yorktown Virginia with their two cats Nash and Sandy. She is a closet designer with Closet Factory. She loves all things interior design …

BethAnne Klaver

BethAnne Klaver 19 Comments

BethAnne Klaver grew up in Ohio and Michigan, where she attended Michigan State University. She began her career in education in 2010 working for an AmeriCorps program in Detroit Public Schools. In 2012 she moved to Virginia and began teaching Special Education. She earned her Master’s in Educational Leadership through Old Dominion University. She moved to Williamsburg in 2018 to …

Stacy Kern-Scheerer

Stacy Kern-Scheerer 71 Comments

Stacy Kern-Scheerer grew up in Louisville, KY and came to Williamsburg in 2009 via Wisconsin, Boston, D.C., and a few other stops along the way. She wears a lot of hats: lawyer, mom, professor, wife, City councilwoman, friend, daughter, dog-lover, and all-around life enthusiast. Professionally, she is the Director of Clinical Programs at William & Mary Law School, the Director …