Kevin O’Halloran
Interim Executive Director
Kevin O’Halloran became Interim Executive Director of VCCA in August 2019, after serving as Board Treasurer.  He brings more than 30 years of nonprofit management and fundraising experience to the role.  He holds a B.A. from Harvard and an M.A. from the University of Virginia.

Sheila Gulley Pleasants
Deputy Director/Director of Artists’ Services
Sheila Gulley Pleasants has served VCCA since 1989 when she moved from New York City to Mt. San Angelo to become residential staff with her husband Craig. She holds an M.A. in French from New York University, an M.Ed. in English from Converse College, and a B.A. in French from Wake Forest University.


Director of Development
Nathalie Oates

Director of Communications

Assistant Director of Artists’ Services
Dana Jones

Office Manager/Artists’ Services Associate
Beatrice Booker

Development and Program Associate
Kimberley Stiffler

Board Secretary
Mayalin Quiñones


Mt. San Angelo

Resident Director
David Garratt

Head of Food Services
Eugenia (Jenny) Botea

Sous Chef

Kitchen Assistants
Greg Ingber, Micah Goska, and Shawn Buchanan

Whitney Wilkerson

Facility Assistant
Derrick Lewis

Moulin a Nef

Resident Director
Cheryl Fortier

Housekeeper and Cook
Fatiha Boukhris

Facilities Staff
Sabine van den Bergh

Support Staff
John Alexander