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Virginia Board of Counseling
Board Members

Johnston Brendel, Ed.D., LPC, LMFT
Chairperson
Williamsburg, VA
2nd Term Expires 6/30/2023

Danielle Hunt, LPC
Vice Chairperson
Richmond, VA
2nd Term Expires 6/30/2023

Angela Charlton, Ph.D., LPC
Ashburn, VA
1st Term Ends 6/30/23

Gerard Lawson, Ph.D., LPC, LSATP
Blacksburg, VA
1st Term Ends 6/30/2024

Bev-Freda L. Jackson, Ph.D., MA, Citizen Member
Arlington, VA
2nd Term Expires 6/30/2024

Natalie Franklin, LPC, LMFT
Newport News, VA
2st Term Ends 6/30/2024

Benjamin Allison, Citizen Member
Forest, VA
1st Term Ends 6/30/2026

Tiffinee Yancey, Ph.D., LPC
Suffolk, VA
2nd Term Ends 06/30/2025

Barry Alvarez, LMFT
Falls Church, VA
2nd Term Ends 6/30/2025

Matthew Scott, LMFT
Lynchburg, VA
1st Term Ends 6/30/2026
Maria Stransky, LPC, CSAC, CSOTP
Richmond, VA
2nd Term Ends 6/30/2025

Terry R. Tinsley, PhD, LPC, LMFT, CSOTP
Gainesville, VA
2nd Term Expires 6/30/2026

 

Advisory Board on Art Therapy

Brenda Bonuccelli, LCSW
First Term expires 6/30/2023
Gretchen Graves, MS, ATR-BC, CDATA, Chair
First Term expires 6/30/2022

Elizabeth Anne Mills, LPC, ATR-BC
Second Term expires 6/30/2025

Lelia Saadeh, LPC, ATR-BC, Vice-Chair
First Term expires 6/30/2023
Holly Zajur
First Term expires 6/30/2024

 

Regulatory Committee Board Members

Gerard Lawson, Ph.D., LPC, LSATP, Regulatory Committee Chair
Johnston Brendel, Ed.D., LPC, LMFT
Terry R. Tinsley, PhD, LPC, LMFT, CSOTP
Barry Alvarez, LMFT
Angela Charlton, Ph.D., LPC

 

Special Conference Committee Board Members

Special Conference Committee - A
Danielle Hunt, LPC (Chairperson)
Maria Stransky, LPC, CSAC, CSOTP


Special Conference Committee - B
Terry R. Tinsley, PhD, LPC, LMFT, CSOTP (Chairperson)
Bev-Freda L. Jackson, Ph.D., MA, Citizen Member


Special Conference Committee - Alternates
Natalie Harris, LPC, LMFT
Angela Charlton, Ph.D., LPC
Tiffinee Yancey, Ph.D., LPC


Credential Committee Board Members

Johnston Brendel, Ed.D., LPC, LMFT
Vacant


Credential Committee Alternates
Danielle Hunt, LPC
Maria Stransky, LPC, CSAC, CSOTP

 

Contact the Board

Virginia Board of Counseling
Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, Virginia 23233-1463
Directions
(804) 367-4610
Fax: (804) 767-6225
Complaints: (800) 533-1560