Staff Members

Claire Schadler, Executive Director

Claire Schadler, Executive Director

Claire Schadler grew up in Rappahannock County and is a graduate of Rappahannock County High School. After high school, she attended Bard College where she majored in Asian Studies. She then earned her Master's degree in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages...

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Lacey Jenkins, Deputy Director of Programs

Lacey Jenkins, Deputy Director of Programs

Lacey Jenkins is the Program Manager of the Headwaters Foundation After-School Enrichment Program (ASEP). In addition, she volunteers as a t-ball coach for the Rappahannock County Athletic Association. After high school, Jenkins attended Michigan State University...

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Cierra Chambers, Community Outreach Coordinator

Cierra Chambers, Community Outreach Coordinator

Born and raised in Rappahannock County, Cierra Chambers is a Rappahannock County Public Schools alumna and avid supporter of the Headwaters Foundation. Cierra’s affiliation with Headwaters began when she became a mentee in the Starfish…

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Nancy Horton, Administrative Assistant

Nancy Horton, Administrative Assistant

Nancy began as Headwaters’ Administrative Assistant in May 2024. She was born and raised in Rappahannock County and is a graduate of Rappahannock County Public Schools. She worked for a local family medical practice for 23 years prior to starting her journey with...

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Cecilia Lopiano, READ Program Coordinator

Cecilia Lopiano, READ Program Coordinator

Cecilia is an educator with over a decade of experience in the field. She holds a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a Master's degree in Special Education. Throughout her career, Cecilia has worked as a Literacy Teacher, Elementary Educator, Teacher Coach,...

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