People on the Move – Virginia Assisted Living Association
Richmond, Virginia – It is with great excitement and encouragement that the Virginia Assisted Living Association announces the employment of Judy Hackler as VALA’s new full-time Executive Director. Judy has served in the non-profit, association industry for more than six years providing membership and conference services to more than 3,000 educators in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She is confident that by working together we can bring VALA to the next level for its current and future members. Judy has been involved with the assisted living community since she was a child with her grandmother and other family members actively operating an AL facility in the Richmond area. When her grandmother retired, Judy became employed by the new owners who operated a total of six facilities. She is a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University with a Masters in Business Administration. Judy is married and has a 10-month old son. Should you have any questions or comments for Judy, please feel free to e-mail her at [email protected].