The Virginia Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (VAELA) is a non-profit professional association of attorneys which educates its members and others regarding needs and solutions for the elderly, their families, and their caregivers, and advocates for beneficial care and laws for these persons.


Officers and Directors for 2016-2017

President: Rhona Levine
President Elect: Joley Steffens
Vice President: Catherine Schott Murray
Treasurer: Elizabeth Wildhack
Secretary: Veronica Williams
Past President: Loretta Williams

Board of Directors

Directors beginning 2nd year of two year term (2015-2017)

Sheri Abrams
Ron Feinman
Ross Hart
John Laster
James McConville
Margaret O'Reilly

Directors beginning 1st year of two year term (2016-2018)

Paul Barnett
Stephen Burns
Cary Cucinelli
Angela Griffith
Stephen Taylor
Michelle Clayton
Valerie Geiger