The Saints Networking Group consists of St. Christopher's and St. Catherine's parents and alumni-ae from the classes of 1970 to 2013. The group meets throughout the year and offers an opportunity to connect and network with peer alumni/ae. The group is dedicated to helping develop business relationships and learning from each other about experiences and ideas in respective industries and businesses. Each meeting has a guest speaker and allows time for networking. Guest speakers will discuss current business trends and impart their personal experiences in the business community.

Membership in the The Saints Networking Group is free.  Guests of members (non St. Christopher's & St. Catherine's Alumni and Parents) are welcome to attend for $10.00 per session.

For more information contact:
Davis Wrinkle '81 | wrinkled@stcva.org
John Cronly ’02 | johncronly@gmail.com
Willy Flohr ’02 | flohrw@gmail.com
Mercer Ferguson '01 | wmercerferguson@gmail.com
Taylor Brannan '05 | taylor@frichardwilton.com
Alex Grymes '07 | alexgrymes@gmail.com

Schedule of Events 2017-2018

Thursday, October 12, 2017
St. Catherine's School
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Gib Brockenbrough Staunton (St. Catherine’s ’81)
Staunton Career Advisors- Gib works with young adults who are entering the work force or switching careers to help them find a field that matches their interest and aptitude. 

Thursday, November 9, 2017
Shagbark
4901 Libbie Mill E. Blvd.
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 
Parents and Alumni of St. Christopher’s & St. Catherine’s are invited to a “Networking Social” at Shagbark. Bring a few business cards and network with other Saints.  

Thursday, February 8, 2018
St. Christopher's School 
7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.
Breakfast, Networking & a conversation with Barry Matherly, CEO of the Greater Richmond Partnership. Mr. Matherly will discuss the role of economic development in the region’s economy, the general focus of the Greater Richmond Partnership, and the differences between the local, state, and regional economic development players in RVA.

  
Thursday, April 5, 2018
Location: Studio Two Three
3300 W. Clay St. 
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Parents and Alumni of St. Christopher’s & St. Catherine’s are invited to an arts event that will showcase the Richmond music scene and Saints parents and alums who are part of it. 

Past Speakers

  • Jane Helfrich, CEO, Richmond Metropolitan Habitat for Humanity
  • Senator A. Donald McEachin, '79
  • Courtney Page Ferrell '92, Founding Partner, (life): Choreographed Inspiration for Business Leaders
  • William H. Goodwin, Jr., Retired chairman and president of CCA Industries
  • Jeff E. Schapiro, Politics columnist for the Richmond Times Dispatch
  • Heather Turton, Media Buyer at Neathawk, Dubuque & Packett
  • Matt Mattox '98, Group Planning Director at The Martin Agency
  • Grace and David Gallagher, President & Executive Director, The Cameron K. Gallagher Memorial Foundation
  • David Blanchard '96, Founder and President of BeneFinder.com
  • Freddy Moore, President and CED, Big River
  • Katie and Ted Ukrop '83, Quirk Gallery Owners
  •  Matthew Philips '97, Associate Editor at Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Jim Ukrop, former CEO of the Richmond-based grocery chain
  • Al Broaddus, former Federal Reserve Bank chairman
  • Bonnie Tuggle Miller ’72, Brown/Miller Consulting Group
  • Stephanie Phillips, Richmond Chamber of Commerce
  • Lucy Meade ’79, Venture Richmond
  • Bruce Tyler, Architect
  • Sam Proctor ’83, Froehling & Robertson CEO
  • Birck Turnbull ’83, Cushman & Wakefield-Thalhimer senior vice president
  • Chrystal Neal, Director of Creativity & Innovation at the Greater Richmond Chamber
  • Sophie Milam '95, Director of Nutrition Assistance and Budget Policy at Feeding America
  • Charles S. Luck IV '79, President & CEO Luck Companies
  • William T. Bolling, Lt. Governor Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Linda Schreiner, MeadWestvaco SVP
  • Tim Miller '88, Richmond 2015 INC.
  • Matthew Philips '97, Associate Editor at Bloomberg Businessweek
  • Austin Harris, '00 CFO Health Warrior
  • Mason Antrim '01, CFO & COO Collared Greens Inc.
  • Marco De Leon '08, COO Rip Van Wafels
  • Michael Rao, Ph.D., President VCU
  • Dr. Lisa Freiman, Director of VCU's Institure for Contemporary Art
  • Julia Warren, Founder of CelebrateRVA
  • Jon Lugbill, Executive Director of SportsBackers
  • Nate Casey, CEO Blazetrak
  • Taylor Williams '96, Principal at Spyrock Real Estate Group
 
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