Mount Vernon At Home
Jan Ridgely is Mount Vernon at Home’s Executive Director! She was the President and CEO of United Charitable in Tysons, Virginia, the Founder of the DC Chapter of the International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy, and the Operations Manager of the National Heritage Foundation. She's had a diverse career and life path, working in such fields as journalism, public policy, nutrition, and philanthropy. A community organizer and builder at her core, Jan guided her community’s Civic Association for the past 8 years. It’s there, she became interested in aging in place and began learning more about the Village movement, working with Fairfax County and participating in local and national forums on the subject of aging. She is excited to take her professional expertise, and her personal passion for Villages to support and strengthen Mount Vernon at Home as a model Village!