Community Foundation News

Carrie Soubra Named Administrative Assistant

The Charlottesville Area Community Foundation (Community Foundation) is pleased to announce Carrie Soubra as its new Administrative Assistant. Carrie will perform a wide range of administrative and clerical support duties and provide general office support for all foundation activities. She will interact regularly with Community Foundation stakeholders, answer and direct incoming phone calls and emails, schedule meetings, and provide database support.

“We are so excited to have Carrie join the foundation team and bring her professional expertise, lived experiences, and passion for community and people.” said Brennan Gould, President & CEO of the Community Foundation. “She will provide critical support to foundation activities and help to ensure a positive experience for our stakeholders in engaging with us.” 

Carrie most recently served as Digital Learning Coordinator and Tour Supervisor at Monticello for the Thomas Jefferson Foundation and brings a wide variety of experience in customer service, program development, and teaching. 

“I am honored to join an organization focused on transforming the quality of life for city and county residents through community collaborations and equitable resource access. My passions include supporting and engaging people in their learning and ability to positively impact others. I am excited for the opportunity to share those passions and my skills with the Community Foundation, and to work towards my goal of making a lasting impact within my community.” 

Carrie earned a Bachelor of Science in Sociology from Appalachian State University and has previously held a variety of teaching positions. 

Outside of work, Carrie enjoys sharing meals and epic game nights with her family. She delights in laughing with friends while enjoying local favorite spots. In rare pockets of quiet time, she can be found consuming podcasts or docuseries while cross-stitching.