President/Chairperson: Jessica Ford
Jessica has been in the senior service industry for 7 years and says she has a special place in her heart for hospice and palliative care patients. She has served on the Loudoun Senior Interest Network board for 2 1/2 years, most recently transitioning from Vice President to President. She is a native of Loudoun County, lives in Leesburg, VA with her fiance and enjoys wineries and fostering dogs.
Vice President: Pam Reynolds
Allegiance Home Care
Pam Reynolds, LSIN’s Vice President, has spent her entire career in senior care including long term care facilities and home health care. She is certified as both a certified Geriatric Care Manager and Licensed Assisted Living Administrator. In 2013 she opened Allegiance with the primary goal of providing support and guidance to seniors and families to help them make the care decisions that are best for each individual situation, assisting them to age in place whenever possible in a happy and healthy way!
Treasurer: Chris Poland
The Compounding Center & Medical Supplies
Chris has been providing home medical equipment and supplies to seniors at the Compounding Center for over 20 years. He recently has become more active in the Loudoun Senior Interest Network (LSIN) as a board member in 2015 and now serves as the Treasurer for the group. He is eager to develop and support new ideas that allow seniors within Loudoun County find ways to help them live easier and independently.
Secretary: Crystal Todd, BSW
Capital Home Care
Community Relations Director
I have been working in this industry for 8 years. With a background in social work, I have worked in both skilled nursing and hospice care. I am currently the Community Relations Director at The Tribute at One Loudoun. I have lived in Loudoun County my entire life, and now live in Lovettsville with my husband and two sons.
Board Member: Peggy Breda
A Family Tie
A long time senior care advocate, Peggy Breda has been in the senior living industry for 24 years. She has opened and managed several Assisted Living Communities in both Maryland and Virginia and is a licenced Assisted Living Administrator and Certified Assisted Living Director. Now the owner and President of A Family Tie, LLC, she uses her years of experience to help families find the perfect senior living option for their unique needs.
Board Member: Lesley Katz, MSW
Loudoun County Area Agency on Aging
Lesley manages the Area Agency on Aging’s (AAA) family caregiver support program, disease prevention and health promotion programs, outreach efforts, and elder abuse prevention activities. Lesley is passionate about improving the quality of life of older adults by creating environments of dignity, respect, and empowerment. Originally from Albuquerque, New Mexico, she has lived in Loudoun County since 2010.
Board Member: Eric Reynolds
Allegiance Home Care
Community Relations Manager
Eric moved to Northern Virginia in 2015 after completing his education at Washington & Jefferson College in Washington, PA. After a personal experience with Alzheimer’s Disease, Eric now works to help those with dementia and their caregivers receive the care, education, and support they need. Eric is also a member of the Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium. In his free time, Eric enjoys staying active as well as exploring the great food and wine Loudoun County has to offer.
Legal Counsel: Betsy Sue Scott
Law Office of Betsy Sue Scott
Betsy Sue Scott, LSIN Legal Counsel, is a principal of the Law Office of Betsy Sue Scott and focuses her practice in the areas of guardianships/conservatorships, wills, trusts, and estates. She works with seniors and their families and caregivers to build a secure environment for aging under the many different circumstances they face. She is a Past President of the Virginia Women Attorneys Association and chaired the Fairfax Bar Association’s CLE Committee and Elder Law Section for two terms. She is also a member of the Loudoun County Bar Association’s Circuit Court Committee and Clerk of the Court’s team and the Northern Neck Bar.
Monthly Board Meetings:
LSIN Board Meetings are held on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 1:30pm. Meetings are open to everyone, but please RSVP prior to the meeting by contacting us.
Spring Arbor of Leesburg
237 Fairview St NW
Leesburg, VA 20176