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MEET OUR
BOARD MEMBERS

The WFCM Board is a team of dedicated individuals who donate their time and talent to provide guidance and support for the organization’s long term goal of eliminating food insecurity in western Fairfax County.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE.

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Tim Marlin, President

Tim Marlin
President

Tim Marlin joined the WFCM board in 2017 and is currently serving as the President. He is currently Vice President at Marsh & McLennan Companies. Previously Tim held underwriting & product management roles within The Hartford as a manager in both D&O and Professional Liability groups, and as a Claims Consultant on the Technology E&O and Lawyers Professional Liability claims teams. Prior to joining The Hartford in 2004, Tim was an associate of the law firm of Mendes & Mount, LLP, where he primarily represented clients regarding insurance coverage matters. He is a member of the New York Bar and has taught continuing legal education. Tim holds an JD from the St. John’s University School of Law (NY) and a BA in History from the College of William and Mary. He lives in Leesburg, Virginia with his wife Sara and daughter Claire. They are active members of Reston Presbyterian Church.

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Andrew Casteel, Vice President

Andrew Casteel
Vice President

Andrew Casteel is the Chief Investment Officer and Financial Planner for Acorn Financial, a boutique wealth management firm based in Reston, Virginia. He joined the WFCM board in 2016 and is currently the Vice President of the Board. Andrew holds an MBA from the Darden Graduate School of Business (University of Virginia) and a BBA in Finance from the College of William and Mary. He lives in Gainesville, Virginia with his wife Lori, daughter Elizabeth and son Christopher.

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Kevin Mikolashek
Treasurer

Kevin Mikolashek, Treasurer

Kevin Mikolashek is a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, a Jesuit parish in Washington, DC and serves as  the Finance Committee and Risk Management Committee Chair. Kevin served for over ten years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in Alexandria, Virginia, leading complex investigations and representing the United States in civil litigation. He has also worked as Senior Counsel in the Enforcement Group at the Federal Reserve System Board of Governors, investigating large financial institutions. Earlier in his career, Kevin served in the U.S. Army Judge Advocate General’s Corps as a prosecutor, legal advisor, appellate attorney, and civil litigation attorney. Currently, Kevin is a partner at Maher Legal Services. Kevin holds a JD from the Dickinson School of Law of Penn State University, and an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business. An Army brat, Kevin grew up around the world, from Germany to Japan. His home is now in Fairfax Station, Virginia, and between attending WFCM meetings and events, he runs to keep up with his wife and three kids.

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Pastor Lynn Miller
Secretary

Pastor Lynn Miller, Secretary

Pastor Lynn Miller is the Senior Pastor of King of Kings Lutheran Church, ELCA, in Fairfax. King of Kings has a long history with WFCM and she is happy to serve on the Board. Pastor Lynn has many years of experience with various non-profits such as the American Heart Association and the American Cancer Society. She has served congregations in western Pennsylvania and Wilmington, NC and she was Assistant to the Bishop in the Allegheny Synod (PA) prior to moving to Northern Virginia. Pastor Lynn is a graduate of Penn State University and the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg. She is married with one daughter of whom she is very proud as she is completing her Masters Degree in Public Policy at George Washington University.

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BOARD MEMBERS.

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Pastor Duke Bendix
Director

Pastor Duke Bendix, Director

Since entering the ministry in 1975, Duke Bendix has served churches in Kansas, Texas, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia as both a senior pastor and an associate. Prior to entering the ministry, Duke attended Oregon State University and graduated from Kansas Statue University. After being drafted and serving in the U.S. Army, he attended Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary where he received a Masters of Theological Studies degree.

Currently, Duke ministers as a pastor on the staff of Grace Covenant Church and serves as secretary of GCC’s executive board.  In his pastoral capacity over the years, Duke has worked to support and utilize WFCM as valuable resource for our community.  Duke and his wife Cathy have been married for 47 years and live just west of the DC Metro-area. They have 3 married children and 13 grandchildren.

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Clarence Finney, Jr., Director

Clarence Finney, Jr.
Director

Clarence Nathaniel Finney, Jr. is a member of Grace Covenant Church in Chantilly, Virginia and serves as an Adult Leader in Living For Truth (LFT) Youth Ministry. LFT is a ministry of 6th-12th graders who are choosing to love the far and close to Jesus Christ by Living For Truth. Our Vision is to see every student in our city Love God, Love people and Make disciples. Clarence retired from the United States Air Force with 24 years of faithful service and is currently employed at the U.S. Department of State as the Deputy Director, Executive Secretariat Staff, Records and Information Management Staffing Division. he provides oversight of work based on the unique executive structure of the organization in direct support of the Secretary of State, and the White House. Clarence received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from National Louis University. He is the co-founder of uniting youth ministries in raising up the foundations of many generations. Clarence has enjoyed 34 years of marriage to his high school sweetheart Alvie. They live in Haymarket, VA and have two children, Katrina and Clarence III (wife Kandyce), and two grandchildren, Amiya and Andre III, with a third grandchild on the way.

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Heather Koppe Flanagan ~ Member

Heather Koppe Flanagan joined the Board in July 2017. She is an audit partner in KPMG LLP’s Federal Audit Practice in the Washington, DC office. She has more than 25 years of experience providing financial statement audit, performance audit, attestation, and auditability services to Federal agencies and local governments. Heather earned a Bachelors degree from James Madison University, and she is active in her church’s youth ministry. She is married and has two children.

Heather Koppe Flanagan, Director

Heather Koppe Flanagan
Director

Heather Koppe Flanagan joined the Board in July 2017. She is an audit partner in KPMG LLP’s Federal Audit Practice in the Washington, DC office. She has more than 25 years of experience providing financial statement audit, performance audit, attestation, and auditability services to Federal agencies and local governments. Heather earned a Bachelors degree from James Madison University, and she is active in her church’s youth ministry. She is married and has two children.

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Deborah Forbes, Director

Deborah Forbes
Director

Deborah Forbes has spent the last decade seeking to connect those eager to serve with those in need our community.  As a Girl Scout leader for 10+ years she’s participated in and organized numerous service projects benefitting our neighbors near and far.  She’s also been active in mission, fellowship, grief support, and Christian education at Clifton Presbyterian Church.  Her knowledge of the non-profit sector has been enhanced by 20+ years of supporting her husband Mark’s work with World Vision, including 3 ½ years in Lusaka, Zambia, where she volunteered as an English teacher. Deborah graduated from Duke University and holds a PhD in English Literature from Harvard University.  She’s the author of a study of British and American poetry entitled Sincerity’s Shadow.  When she’s not busy wrangling teenage daughters Kate and Maddie, she writes stories and works on her second novel.

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Glynda Mayo-Hall, Director

Glynda Mayo-Hall
Director

Glynda Mayo Hall is a Spirit led Christian, voice for the voiceless, accountability for the powerful, and path for the aspiring individual. She is a national and international inspirational speaker and a member of the Fairfax Church of  Christ (FXCC). Additionally, she is a speaker, facilitator and coordinator for Ladies Days, Seminars and Lectureships nationally and internationally. At FXCC she is active with the Missions, Evangelism, and Women’s Ministry. Glynda served on the National Military Family Association, Leadership Fairfax, Inc., and Granville Academy Northern Virginia Board of Directors. Presently, she serves on the Harding University Center for Spiritual Leadership and Pure Heart Vision, Inc. Board of Directors, Board of Trustees for Southwestern Christian College (SwCC) an HBCU (Historically Black College in Texas), Women At Work for the National Capital Area, Centreville-Chantilly Rotary Club, and the Northern Virginia Business and Professional Women’s Club, in addition to WFCM. Glynda graduated from SwCC, Abilene Christian University and completed graduate course work at the University of Redlands. She is retired from the County of Fairfax where she served as a Partnership Development Manager recruiting and engaging business, faith, non-profit, civic, and community partners and stakeholders to support county programs, leverage resources and find solutions for human service issues.

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