Big Brothers Big Sisters serves children in Roanoke, Salem, and Pulaski County. You can reach us at one of our two locations.
124 Wells Ave NW
Roanoke, VA 24016
246 N. Washington Ave, Ste C
Pulaski, VA 24301
work cell: (540) 798-0812
June is a graduate of Saint Mary’s of the Plains College in Dodge City, Kansas receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology with a minor in education. She was the President/CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Finney County in Garden City, Kansas for three years. June moved to Roanoke in 1995 to become the President/CEO of Big Brothers Big Sisters in Roanoke. In 2002 the Roanoke agency merged with both the New River Valley and Roanoke Valley Big Brothers Big Sisters to become the new entity, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Virginia
Match Support Specialist
Reema was born and raised in Roanoke. She graduated from the University of Virginia in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Middle Eastern Studies. Currently, she is pursuing her Master of Science in Nonprofit Management. She served Big Brothers Big Sisters as an AmeriCorps member in 2015 and is now a part-time member of the BBBS team.
Pulaski Match Support Specialist
work cell: (540) 798-0836
Tim is from Knoxville, Tennessee, and moved to Virginia in 2008. He has 30+ years experience working with at-risk youth beginning as a peer mentor-tutor for homeless children in Knoxville. He is a registered behavioral technician through the Behavior Analyst Certification Board and spent the last four years working with children with autism. He graduated from Berea College with a degree in History. Tim currently lives in Radford.
Match Support Specialist
work cell: (540)449-2698
Jessie is originally from Galveston, TX and came to Virginia by way of New Orleans, Indiana, and New Jersey. She spent 15 years in the youth service industry at various camps and has experience in volunteer training and support. She has a Bachelor's degree in Performing and Visual Arts from USC Aiken and expects her Master's in Instructional Design and Technology from Virginia Tech in December 2018. Jessie is proud to be able to serve Southwest Virginia as a Match Support Specialist with BBBS.
Director of Programs
work cell: (540) 580-7245
Beth is a 1997 graduate of Radford University with a Bachelor’s degree in Social Work. She began working with the Oliver Hill Mentoring Program in 2014 and is now Director of Programs. Her primary responsibilities include accountability for program performance and meeting annual agency program goals.
Director of Development
work cell: (540) 798-0108
Josh is from Annapolis, Maryland, and moved to Virginia in 2008. He graduated from James Madison University in 2012. Josh has worked in non profits since college in fundraising and management.