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Melissa Rolfes

2020 Coalition Chair
“I am proud to be a part of this unique group that has so much momentum and dedication to improving access to and knowledge about prevention, treatment, and recovery resources for individuals and families in our community."
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Karina Hobbs

2020 Secretary
"Being on this coalition has opened my eyes to how much greater of an impact we can make as a community, for our community. I am passionate about helping people sustain recovery from substance use disorders. There is no greater joy or greater reward than making a difference in someone's life."
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Januwaa Davis

Coalition Strategic Planner
“Substance use is a community issue that requires a community response. Therefore, I believe in the power of collaborative problem solving to address the challenges of substance use, prevention, treatment and recovery. After 19 years of working in the field of substance use prevention in Central Virginia, I believe CVARR is the most promising and sustainable opportunity we have to make a real difference.”
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Gabriella Delbo

Coalition Coordinator
"As a young professional aspiring to have a sustained impact on the community around me, I consider representing CVARR as coordinator a true honor. The work of CVARR has shown me the possibilities of progress through collaboration and the power behind partnership."
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Rhonda Turner

Treatment Lead
"Working in the field of addiction is my calling. I love working with the individuals and their families helping them on their journey of recovery." “After 25 year of working in the field this is the first time I’ve seen a group of people come together to make a difference. Not only are we making a difference in the Lynchburg community, we’re having an impact across the state.”
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