Patsy B. Layer has worked for the Virginia Education Association for 29 years. She came to Loudoun in 1995 and was the first full time director with the LEA. Patsy holds degrees from Ferrum College, Shenandoah University and Virginia Commonwealth University. She taught in the Franklin County Public School system for nine years prior to working for the VEA. She has served as UniServ Director in Commonwealth UniServ, Colonial UniServ, Mountain View UniServ and Dominion UniServ. Patsy currently serves on the VEA Labor/Management Partnership Group and the VEA Compensation Cadre.
Christy Sullivan has worked for the Virginia Education Association for 22 years. She transferred to LEA after 18 years with the Prince William Education Association. Christy holds degrees from James Madison University. She taught instrumental and vocal music in the Augusta County Public School system for seven years prior to becoming a UniServ Director for the Arizona Education Association. She returned to the VEA in 1990, assigned to the Fairfax EA office. Christy is a trainer for the NEA Bargaining Behavior cadre and is certified as a True Colors International facilitator.