ABOUT THE FOUNDERS
Jennifer Breen Feist, JD
Jennifer Breen Feist, JD is a lawyer in Charlottesville, VA specializing in finance, real estate and wealth management. She is the Co-Founder of the Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation and sister of Dr. Lorna Breen. She is also a Co-Founder of Women United, an organization dedicated to supporting causes that benefit women and children in Central Virginia. Jennifer has served in various roles on multiple non profit boards including Girls Inc., TJA United Way, Venable Elementary School PTO and Girls on the Run. She holds a Juris Doctorate from Penn State Dickinson School of Law, a BS in Political Science from Elizabethtown College and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane of Letters from Elizabethtown College.
J. Corey Feist, JD, MBA
J. Corey Feist, JD, MBA is a health care executive with over 20 years of experience. Corey is the Co-Founder of the Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes’ Foundation and Corey recently served as the Chief Executive Officer of the University of Virginia Physicians Group, the medical group practice of UVA Health comprised of 1200+ physicians and advanced practice providers. Corey has authored numerous publications on the need to support the well-being of the healthcare workforce. He has served as an expert in multiple forums including as a keynote speaker, panelist, and moderator as well as provided formal testimony in the United States Congress.
Corey holds an adjunct faculty appointment at the UVA Darden School of Business. Corey is also the Chair of the Board of the Charlottesville Free Clinic. Corey holds his Masters in Business Administration from the UVA Darden School of Business, his Juris Doctorate from Penn State Dickinson School of Law and his Bachelors degree from Hamilton College.