Valerie brings over 40 years Administrative/ Office Management experience, primarily in Real Estate and Housing Organizations, combined with independent sales, to her position of Office Manager at Carter + Burton Architecture. With various past professional memberships, and extensive community and group service, Valerie furnishes a diverse background. She performs and manages all aspects of the office administrative functions. Valerie recently finished the Marine Corps Marathon in Washington, DC.

Professional Experience

1999 - Present  Carter + Burton Architecture, P.L.C., Berryville, VA
1998 - 1999  PSC Architecture and Design, Berryville, VA
1997 - 1998  Clarke County Building Department, Berryville, VA
1989 - 1996  Independent Tabletop & Giftware Manufacturer’s Representative and Account Executive, Springfield, VA
1988 - 1989  Realty Information Group, Bethesda, MD
1983 - 1988  Planning Research Corporation, McLean, VA
1981 - 1983  World Computer Corporation, Annandale, VA
1975 - 1981  Control Data Corporation, Arlington, VA
1974 - 1975  U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, DC

Community Service

  • Downtown Berryville, Inc. - Board of Directors (past)
  • Blue Ridge Studio for the Performing Arts - Dancer (Charity Benefit Performances)
  • The State Arboretum of Virginia & Blandy Experimental Farm - Volunteer (past)
  • Berryville Bicentennial - Volunteer and Member of 2 Committees (past)
  • Trip Planner, Leader and Advisor for 500+ member ski club (past)