Providing Early Childhood Academic Excellence Since 1972!

Ellen Hench, 
   church representative

​​Role of the Board
The Westminster Child Care Center Board of Directors meets monthly to set policy for the Center, provide management and financial oversight, and approve the annual budget. These activities are executed in the spirit of the mission of the Center.

The Board is not responsible for running the day-to-day operations of the Center. The Board is also not involved in individual personnel decisions except as outlined in the Center’s Personnel Policy.

Expectations of Individual Board Members

  • Attend monthly meetings, participate in activities in support of the Center which may include serving on committees, fundraising, and special events
  • 3 year term, volunteer role
  • Board members are expected to preserve confidential information that is disclosed to them in their role as a board member
  • Foster communication among WCCC families, church members, and community. As a member of the Board, families and teachers may share their individual concerns. Board members can encourage resolution through the proper channels


  • Executive Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Personnel Committee
  • Nominating Committee
  • Fundraising Committee

Rewards of Serving on the WCCC Board of Directors
Serving as a board member is a unique opportunity to impact the lives of children in a positive way. Board members lend their expertise and talents to support the continued excellence of the Center, which in turn supports the greater Charlottesville community. Board membership expands the Center’s professional resources and can be a highly rewarding and satisfying experience.

Parent Involvement is Welcome!

If you’d like to provide feedback or volunteer for any events, please contact any board member.

Executive Committee Members

President, Chris Goyne

Vice President, Beth Horton

Secretary, Jenny Zawitz

Treasurer, Julia Sowers

Past President, Peter Traub

Chris Goyne

Dawn Davison, 
   church representative

Julia Sowers

Beth Horton

Devynn Thomas, 
   community member

Peter Traub

Jenny Zawitz

Angela Guzman


  • Beth Horton (Co-Chair)
  • Angela Guzman (Co-Chair)
  • Jenny Zawitz
  • Chris Goyne


  • Chris Goyne (Chair)
  • All members of the board



  • Julia Sowers (Chair)
  • Dawn Davison (Vice Chair)
  • Jenny Zawitz
  • Natalie Feaver
  • Beth Horton
  • Chris Goyne        


  • Barbara Wilson (Co-Chair)
  • Angela Guzman (Co-Chair)
  • Devynn Thomas
  • Ellen Hench
  • Julia Sowers
  • Beth Horton
  • Chris Goyne

Natalie Feaver

WCCC is located at 450 Rugby Road, Charlottesville VA 22903.
WCCC is open Monday-Friday, 7:30am-5:30pm. Call us at 434-977-3322.