Meet Laura Skoff, Vienna's new Executive Director!
Posted: January 18, 2016
Vienna Youth Soccer (VYS) is excited to announce the hiring of their new Executive Director, Laura Skoff!
Laura comes to VYS with an impressive background of helping non-profits achieve maximum operational efficiency and effectiveness.
Laura is a senior association executive serving the nonprofit community for nearly 30 years with a commitment to driving non-profit success through strategic and efficient planning. She has served as Executive Director for several associations including the American Society of Women Accountants and Association Media Publishing, as an Interim Executive for groups such as the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association, American Geophysical Union and the Society for Technical Communication and COO of a multi-million dollar association management company. Her specialties are managing operations, educational programs and events.
Laura earned a Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and is active with numerous professional societies including ASAE and the Finance and Administration Roundtable (a DC group of nonprofit CFOs and COOs). These memberships ensure she is at the forefront of innovation in the nonprofit industry.
Laura received a BA in Political Science/International Relations from the University of Virginia and attended the University of Maryland/ASAE Executive Development Certification Program. She resides in Vienna with her husband Rob, children Joe and Katie and enjoys bikram yoga and the outdoors.
"I'm thrilled to be a part of the growing VYS community and to help lead the organization forward. First as a team parent several years ago and now in this new capacity, I think the future for VYS is bright. I look forward to working with volunteers, the staff and the elected Board of Directors to improve communications, manage the business side of the club, and build on the solid foundation that previous volunteers and staff have established." - Laura
Email Laura Skoff at ExecDir@vys.org.