Life’s most extraordinary accomplishments are very rarely ever achieved alone, which is why the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia created the Door Opener Society. This esteemed award honors attorneys, accountants, trust officers, and estate and financial planners who have helped clients achieve their charitable objectives through the Community Foundation. These advisors have helped serve their clients better by working effectively with the Community Foundation to optimize their clients’ gifts to our community. They know that the Community Foundation helps with philanthropic planning, adding value to their practice and client relationships. They know working with the Community Foundation is a win-win.

DOOR OPENER SOCIETY MEMBERS

The following professional advisors are members of the Door Opener Society.

Michelle Cooper

Merrill Lynch
michelle_labaer@ml.com
(202) 659-7434

Mark Friese

Merrill Lynch
mark_friese@ml.com
(202) 659-6138

Brendan J. Guilday

Merrill Lynch
brendan.j.guilday@ml.com
202 659 7287

Rich Harpe

BDO
rharpe@bdo.com
703-770-6385

A. Everett Hoeg, III

Yates Campbell & Hoeg LLP
ehoeg@ychlaw.com
703-896-1153

Lisa Hughes

Yates Campbell & Hoeg LLP
Lhughes@ychlaw.com
(703) 981-9581

David Karp

Pagnato Karp
dkarp@hightoweradvisors.com
703-468-2700

Alexandra K. Kraus

Northern Trust
akk17@ntrs.com
202-303-1721

Autumn D. McCullogh

McCandlish & Lillard, P.C.
amccullogh@mccandlishlawyers.com
(703) 934-1191

Eric Schoener

Pagnato Karp
eschoener@pagnatokarp.com
703-468-2700

Catherine F. Schott Murray, Esq.

Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C.
catherine.schottmurray@ofplaw.com
703.218.2175

Josh Stillman

Capitol Financial Consultants
joshstillman@capfin.net
(703) 821-2000 (Ext 215)

Don Strehle

Sterling Capital Management
dstrehle@sterling-capital.com
202-393-1777

Karen Tovey

Sullivan, Bruyette, Speros & Blayney, LLC
karen.tovey@sbsbllc.com
703.734.4614

Bruce D. Vaughn

VLP Financial Advisors
bvaughn@vlpfa.com
703-356-4360 ext 701

Marc Wishkoff

Chevy Chase Trust Company
mwishkoff@chevychasetrust.com
240.497.5023

John Wolff

Bronfman Rothschild
John.Wolff@belr.com
(703) 346-6226


If you are a professional advisor that is interested in the Door Opener Society or who can benefit from the services available at the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia, please contact Kelly Blanks, Chief Philanthropy Officer, at 703-879-7636 or via email at kelly.blanks@cfnova.org.