Adam Schellhammer

Adam Schellhammer

Executive Director

Adam Schellhammer joined VCC in 2022 as the Executive Director. Before joining the VCC family, Adam worked with the Healthy Water Department in Auckland, New Zealand, to deliver community-based climate resiliency programs. Focusing on … Read More →


Taylor Evans

Taylor Evans

Director of Land Protection

Taylor Evans joined VCC in 2021 and currently serves as Director of Land Protection. Taylor moved to the Shenandoah Valley in 2009 to attend James Madison University and immediately fell in love with the area's rich … Read More →


Genevieve Goss

Genevieve Goss

Upper James Program Director

Genevieve Goss has worked for the Valley Conservation Council (VCC) for two decades, primarily focused on the southern counties in its 11-county service area. As a long-standing educator, Genevieve reaches out to farmers, foresters, businesspeople, representatives … Read More →


Lily Bose

Lily Bose

Land Protection Specialist

Lily Bose joined VCC in 2020 as a Stewardship and Mapping Intern and was hired full-time in 2022 as a Land Protection Specialist. She is originally from Richmond, VA but has spent the last four years … Read More →


Wren Frueh

Wren Frueh

Office Manager and Program Coordinator

Wren Frueh joined VCC in 2022 as the Office Manager. She grew up in the valley and hails from Bridgewater in Rockingham County. Wren grew up in the valley and hails from Bridgewater in Rockingham County. … Read More →


Babette Thorpe

Babette Thorpe

Northern Field Representitive

Babette joined VCC in 2022 and serves as the Northern Valley Field Representative. She works with VCC’s to build and advance conservation opportunities and support in Page, Warren, Shenandoah and Frederick Counties. She is … Read More →


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