Crystal Waitekus organizes large-scale community service events and manages the Hampton Roads Corporate VOLUNTEER Council. Crystal has been inspired to serve since high school when she led an environmental campaign to protect our shoreline. Since then, she has volunteered all over the world, from Thailand to Guatemala. An experienced communications and event management professional, Crystal holds a B.S. in Business Management from Guilford College and an M.A. in International Affairs from Georgetown University. Prior to working for VOLUNTEER Hampton Roads she spent seven years working on Capitol Hill and later traveled across the country as a staff member for the 2012 presidential campaign.