SaintsConnect RVA (Saints Networking Group)

SaintsConnect RVA, formerly The Saints Networking Group, provides an opportunity for local alumnae/i and parents of both schools to connect and network with peers and to hear from community leaders in Richmond. The group is dedicated to fostering friendships, building community, and the sharing of ideas and experiences across multiple industries, business and local initiatives.

Membership in Saints Connect RVA is free, but pre-registration is required so that we can plan accordingly. Register today by clicking here.

Guests of Saints alumnae and Saints parents are welcome to join us. Guest tickets are $10.00 per session.

For more information, contact our Saints Connect RVA Ambassadors:

St. Catherine’s:

St. Christopher’s:

You may also contact the Alumnae and Development Office at 804.281.7141 or at

Event Schedule

Event Schedule 2019-2020

October 24, 2019
1647 Four Rings Dr., Richmond, VA
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Come and network with fellow Saints alumnae and parents at RVA’s newest venues. Drive Shack offers an interactive driving range, dining, games, and drinks – the ultimate hub of entertainment.  

January 7, 2020
2010 Café (St. Christopher's School)
6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Gib Brockenbrough Staunton '81, founder of Staunton Career Advisors,  will speak to our college alumnae/i from both schools and their parents. Gib specializes in working with young adults entering the workforce. She will speak and answer questions regarding our college age alums navigating and entering the post college job market and best practices.
Register here for this event.
January 23, 2020
Bingo Beer Co.
2900 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23230
5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Fun is what’s on tap at this classic arcade. Come and network with fellow Saints alumnae and parents. Drinks and apps provided.

March 26, 2020 
The American Civil War Museum at Tredegar - 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
500 Tredegar Street
Our program is TBA, but guests will be able to tour the newly renovated museum. Drinks and apps provided.

Past Speakers and Events

Mason Antrim '01
CFO and COO, Collared Greens, Inc.

Scott Blackwell,
Senior Vice President and Chief Culture Officer, Health Diagnostics Laboratory (HDL)

David Blanchard '96, 
Founder and President,

William T. Bolling, Lieutenant Governor, Commonwealth of Virginia 

Al Broaddus, Former Chairman, Federal Reserve Bank 

Walter Bundy '86, Head Chef, Shagbark

Ruthie Burke '00
, Associate Director, The Cameron K. Gallagher Memorial Foundation

Marco De Leon '08, COO, Rip Van Wafels

Rob Long '06 and Ben Eubanks, Owners, River City Roll

Charlie S. Luck '79
, President and CEO, Luck Companies

Courtney Page Ferrell '92, Founding Partner, (life): Choreographed Inspiration for Business Leaders

Wilson Flohr, CEO, Richmond 2015 Inc.

Dr. Lisa Freiman, Director, VCU Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA)

Grace and David Gallagher
, President & Executive Director, The Cameron K. Gallagher Memorial Foundation

William H. Goodwin, Jr., Retired Chairman and President, CCA Industries

Austin Harris '00, CFO, Health Warrior

Jane Helfrich, CEO, Richmond Metropolitan Habitat for Humanity

Jon Lugbill, Executive Director, Sportsbackers

Barry Matherly,
CEO of the Greater Richmond Partnership

Matt Mattox '98
, Group Planning Director, The Martin Agency

Senator A. Donald McEachin, '79

Lucy Meade '79, Venture Richmond

Bonnie Tuggle Miller '72, Brown/Miller Consulting Group 

The Rev. John E. Miller

Tim Miller '88, COO, Richmond 2015 Inc.

Freddy Moore, President and CEO, Big River

William Nicoll '03, Licensed Professional Counselor

Chrystal Neal
, Director of Creativity & Innovation, Greater Richmond Chamber 

Matthew Philips '97, Associate Editor, Bloomberg Businessweek

Stephanie Phillips, the Richmond Chamber of Commerce

Sam Proctor ’83, CEO, Froehling & Robertson 
Michael Rao, Ph.D., President, Virgina Commonwealth University
Jeff E. Schapiro, Politics Columnist, The Richmond Times-Dispatch

Linda Schreiner, SVP Commercial Excellence, Marketing and Design, HR, Communications, MeadWestvaco Foundation

Joe Seipel, Dean Emeritus, VCUArts

Gib Brockenbrough Staunton '81
, Founder, Staunton Career Advisors
Birck Turnbull '83, SVP, Cushman & Wakefield-Thalhimer 

Heather Turton, Media Buyer, Neathawk, Dubuque & Packett

Jim Ukrop, Former CEO, Ukrops Grocery 

Katie and Ted Ukrop '83, Owners, Quirk Hotel and Gallery

Julia Warren '14, Founder and Executive Director, Celebrate!RVA

Taylor Williams '96, Principal, Spy Rock Real Estate Group

Saints Art Show at Quirk Hotel

Saints Music Showcase at Studio Two Three

Saints Give Back, nonprofit fair