VNW Consulting, LLC, owned by Veronique N. Walker, Ed.D., is purposed to provide individuals and organizations with strategies and techniques designed to strengthen personal (intra- and inter-) and organizational practices. The types of services provided include:
WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP
Concentrates on cultivating professional growth through building leadership competencies and support networks.
DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & MULTICULTURALISM
Assists with policy review and development, and provides resources to promote equitable practices surrounding diversity, multiculturalism, and 21st century global competency.
Facilitates introspective dialogue regarding the values and behaviors of individuals and organizations as pertaining to differences. Guides participants through an evaluative process to (1) identify and maximize areas of strengths and potential growth, and (2) reduce gaps in academics, access, opportunity, and services, which will lead to more effective practices – individually and organizationally.
The Hagerstown-Washington County is a member-focused and member-led organization. Our mission is to to foster and maintain a thriving business climate in which our members and community can grow and prosper.
Brenda Waugh cares most about one thing when she is working with her clients: the client! She brings her passion for justice and her compassion to improve the client’s wellbeing to every case she works on, whether it involves negotiating with an insurance company, mediating a conflict between co-workers or helping a family develop a future in a collaborative divorce. Brenda cares about you!
Brenda brings over thirty years of experience to this work. While she has ample experience in the courtroom as a litigator, she has also received additional education and training in mediation and negotiation to broaden the skills she can bring to help clients solve their legal problems. She provides these options and works with clients to chart the best course for the client.
Brenda has litigated, negotiated or mediated thousands of cases during her lengthy career. As a young lawyer, she worked with Legal Services as an advocate for victims of family violence and for consumers. Later, she litigated hundreds of cases, prosecuting offenders in cases involving child abuse and neglect in both Kanawha and Berkeley Counties and winning several cases before the state Supreme Court.
After starting her private practice, Brenda determined that she needed to broaden her skills to provide clients with more options and earned a master’s degree from Eastern Mennonite University’s Center for Justice and Peace 2009. She has since mediated hundreds of cases, including those involving families, workplace disputes, small business, estate and probate disputes, and civil cases. In 2011, she added collaborative practices to the options that she offers when she completed training and became a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
Brenda has experience as counsel for the West Virginia Senate Judiciary Committee and as a clerk with the West Virginia Supreme Court. She has published articles in law journals including those published by Yale University and the Journal of Legal Education. She has conducted dozens of seminars throughout the United States and Canada, often on alternative ways to approach legal problems, restorative lawyering, and lawyer wellness. She is a graduate of the University of Virginia and West Virginia University School of Law.
Brenda is married with three children, one grandchild, and a terrific dog, London. She lives in the Shenandoah Valley where she never tires of hiking and enjoying the outdoors. She is active and has completed three marathons, a metric century bicycle event, and six triathlons.
Westview Baptist Church invites you to join in this wonderful, family-oriented community of adults, students and children who are committed to both preach and practice the love of Jesus Christ.? Each Sunday, the church assembles for morning worship service, sunday school, children and student ministry meetings and evening worship service. The church also meets Wednesday evening for a fellowship meal, prayer and Bible study.
Westview’s active organizations and ministries include the Baptist Men’s Association, Women’s Enrichment Ministry, Seniors For Christ, Force 10 Student Ministry, Children’s “Awana” Program, Sunday School, Preschool Ministry, Children’s Church, Adult Choir, Kid’s Praise, Preschool Praise and the “Closet of Hope” food pantry.? These organizations carry out many projects and services throughout the year which include: visiting newcomers and shut-ins each week, conducting Vacation Bible School, student missions projects, ministering to residents at the Martinsburg Rescue Mission, preparing Christmas gifts and collecting monthly food and school supplies for local needy children, supporting the local Crises Care Pregnancy Center, and ministering to the faculty and staff of our neighbor, Rosemont Elementary.
With the guidance of the Holy Spirit and the dedicated service of our church family, Westview Baptist is continuing to strive for excellence in the Name of Christ Jesus, working wherever God leads.
We are a women’s clothing and accessory boutique located in historical Downtown Martinsburg. We carry a wide variety of new affordable styles and sizes ranging from Small – 3XL.
“Fashion has to reflect who you are, we have a well-priced style for every story”
WiYNN is your one-stop-shop for information and discounts available in your area! Whether you’re going out to dinner and a show, looking to remodel and improve your home, or any number of other things, you’re sure to find a deal to the hottest locales in our Business Directory! WiYNN covers the Tri-State area. Washington County Maryland service areas include Hagerstown, Smithsburg, Boonsboro, Clear Spring, Maugansville and Hancock. The Eastern Panhandle includes Martinsburg, Hedgesville, Spring Mills, Falling Waters, Charles Town, Inwood and Shepherdstown. Franklin County includes Chambersburg, Shippensburg, Greencastle, Waynesboro, Fayetteville and Penn National.
Chelsea McBee has grown up in the Eastern Panhandle. After receiving a bachelors degree in photography from Shepherd University in 2005, Chelsea set out as a professional touring musician for several years, served the area as a DONA certified birth doula and has now opened her own boutique skincare studio in downtown Martinsburg. Wholelistic Esthetics opened in June of 2018 and is located in the historic YMCA building on King st. Services offered include: Holistic facials, custom skincare, waxing, keratin lash lifts, henna brows and infrared sauna therapy. The studio is open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday and is by appointment only. Chelsea has also obtained her oncology esthetics certification and is happy to be able to offer relaxing services to clients going through and recovering from active anti-cancer treatments.