Valerie Martin named Accounting Assistant

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation is pleased to announce Valerie Martin as its new Accounting Assistant.  Martin will perform a variety of accounting and administrative functions in support of the finance team and the foundation’s work, while coordinating contributions and accounts payable activities and helping to ensure compliance with financial and record-keeping procedures. 

“We are thrilled that Valerie has joined our team and will be sharing her expertise, ideas, and lived experiences to advance the work of the Community Foundation,” said Brennan Gould, President & CEO of the Community Foundation.

Martin has previously served as an assistant controller/HR business partner for Aramark for nineteen years and brings a wealth of experience in accounting, customer service, and human resources. 

“I’ve always had a caring and compassionate heart for helping others,” Martin said, “and I’m passionate about the work the Community Foundation does to improve the quality of life for people in Charlottesville and surrounding counties.  I’m excited to be a part of the team and to contribute my knowledge and skills to the team.”

Valerie earned a BBA from Averett University and loves mountain views, sunsets, and Fall.  When not working, she enjoys attending virtual church services, spending time with family, and binge-watching Law & Order, Criminal Minds, and Chicago PD.  She currently resides in Nelson County with her two sons.