Staff

 Nadina Pupic-Director of Community Impact

Nadina moved with her family to the Shenandoah Valley from Bosnia and Herzegovina when she was 11 years old. She attended Blue Ridge Community College part time while working as a Veterinary Assistant in Timberville, VA. After receiving her Associates Degree from Blue Ridge Community College, she transferred to Mary Baldwin College/University. While attending Mary Baldwin in Staunton, she was a part time manager of a large retail store in Harrisonburg, VA.

In 2015 she received a degree in Political Science with a minor in History from Mary Baldwin College.  For about a year after college, she worked for a small Credit Union in Harrisonburg and as of September 2016, has been a part of the United Way of Greater Augusta team. 

Nadina lives in Grottoes with her husband and their dog Linc and 4 cats and volunteers as an English Teacher  for LEARN.


Kristi Williams - Donor and Community Relations Coordinator

Kristi was born and raised in northern California, receiving her B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.  She has called Virginia home for the past 15 years, and has a wide variety of experience working in hospitality, healthcare, and public relations.  She in an active member of her community, serving as the PTO Treasurer for Westwood Hills Elementary School, and is a co-troop leader for Girl Scouts troop 01147.  She is a strong advocate for mental health awareness, and enjoys volunteering for a variety of organizations.

Kristi lives in Waynesboro with her husband of 10 years, Neil, their 7 year old daughter, 2 year old son, and Goldendoodle pup.  She enjoys spending time with her family, camping, and listening to live music.