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LuAnn L. Bennett

Board Chair

LuAnn L. Bennett leads Bennett Group with over 30 years of experience in the real estate world. A seasoned businesswoman, she began her career in real estate in her late husband’s office, where she assisted in growing the business from small real estate ownership and property management firm to a substantial real estate development firm and office building owner and operator. More recently she managed the movement of the firm into the real estate service area, building upon many years of experience as a developer, owner, and operator of both commercial and residential buildings to provide quality real estate services. LuAnn is a LEED-accredited professional who works primarily in sustainable construction, business development, management, and financial and legal services. In 2008, she was appointed by Governor Tim Kaine to serve on the Climate Change Commission for the Commonwealth of Virginia, and in 2016 was the Democratic nominee for Virginia’s 10th District Congressional Seat. LuAnn served on the National Children’s Museum board until August 2022.