PROSPERITY HEIGHTS HOA BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Steve Boveri - President (Term 2020-2022) Lynne and Steve are original homeowners in Prosperity Heights since 1984. They raised their three daughters here, all of whom attended Camelot ES, Luther Jackson MS, Falls Church HS, and James Madison University. During their high school years Steve was actively involved with the Falls Church HS Athletic Boosters Club. His volunteer activity with the Prosperity Heights HOA spans 30 plus years and includes time as Board President, Vice-President, Director, Committee Chairman, Committee Member, and Consultant. Steve joined the Navy after graduating college, became a Navy Pilot and retired after serving 22 years on active and reserve duty. He then transitioned to flying commercial airlines and recently retired from USAirways/American Airlines. The Boveri family has loved living in this tight-knit neighborhood because there has always been a strong sense of community and friendliness towards all the residents that are fortunate enough to live here.
Rich Cober - Vice-President (Term 2021-2023) Rich, his wife Alana, their two daughters and dog Sigmund have lived in Prosperity heights since 2007 and love the friendly community feel of our neighborhood. Rich currently works at MicroStrategy in Tysons Corner,serving as its Chief Human Resources Officer. Rich spends most of his free time either coaching or attending sporting events for his two daughters and can be seen occasionally jogging the streets of Prosperity Heights for exercise. Alana has helped to coordinate our annual Prosperity Day for many years and Rich is an eager volunteer for the event. Their home is either the beginning or end point, depending on the year, for our annual Halloween parade.
Andrew Frank - Secretary (Term 2020 - 2022) Andrew, and his partner Bethany, have been homeowners in Prosperity Heights since 2019 but their time in the area lasts longer. Andrew grew up in a close by neighborhood, Camelot, and Bethany grew up in Prosperity Heights. Andrew believes in the power of authentic community engagement in order to reach shared aspirations of community members. He looks forward to meeting his neighbors through this role and working on their behalf to improve an already amazing neighborhood. Andrew has spent his career working for students and families though various roles in education, beginning as a classroom teacher and currently managing budget strategy for college and career focused programs at DC Public Schools. He is a proud graduate of Falls Church HS, James Madison University, and Vanderbilt University.
Jeff Allen - Treasurer (Term 2021-2023) Jeff, his wife Kate, their three children, and dog Bailey have lived in Prosperity heights since 2013 and love the neighborhood. Jeff has worked in finance and accounting for all of his career. Jeff spends most of his free time either coaching, playing, or attending sporting events. His kids attend Camelot Elementary and are active members at Camelot Community Club. Jeff is originally from Michigan where he grew up and went to college. He has called Virginia home now for 15 years.
Russ Anema - Director (Term 2021-2023) Russ, his wife Shiqing, and their cat Storky have lived in Prosperity Heights since May 2019. Russ grew up in northern NJ and has been living in the DMV area for over 20 years. Russ is the Director of Cloud Operations at a rapidly growing software company based in Washington DC which has been widely ranked as a leader in the Privileged Access Management (PAM) and Security industries. In addition, he also provides 24/7 on-site IT support for his wife during the pandemic when they both started home-based work. Russ loves pizza, racing his car at the local track, home improvement projects, and his lawn. You will often see him outside with a laser attempting to cut his grass as straight as possible. Russ is excited to serve on the Board and contribute more to the neighborhood in his new role.
Monica Duggal - Director (Term 2020 - 2022) Monica, her husband Mahesh, two kids and two dogs have lived in Prosperity Heights since 1997. They absolutely love the neighborhood, location and proximity to everything. Monica currently works in the accounting/finance department for Community Living Alternatives. It's a local non-profit organization that provides in home services to adults with mental and intellectual disabilities. Monica has a BS in Finance from George Mason University. You will always see Mahesh or Monica out walking their dogs in the neighborhood. Monica was born in Washington D.C. and lived in Virginia her whole life. She spent all of her childhood summers visiting her grandparents in India. She loves to travel, organize things, spend time with friends and take afternoon naps. Monica is excited to serve on the Prosperity Heights Board!
Kevin O'Brian - Director (Term 2021-2023) Kevin and his wife, Allison, have lived in Prosperity Heights since 2020. They joined the neighborhood after spending the previous decade living in different parts of Arlington, VA. Kevin is an accountant who started his career working mostly with non-profit organizations, before transitioning to working with real estate companies. He enjoys watching sports with his wife, though most of the teams they root for are bitter rivals. Kevin is proud to serve the community that has made his family feel so welcome and looks forward to getting to know his neighbors better through this role.
Miléna Santoro - Director (Term 2021-2023) Miléna and her husband Bob moved into the neighborhood in 2000, and have felt so blessed by the support of this amazing community as they have raised their twins, Lauren and Christopher, now juniors at FCHS and TJHSST, respectively. Miléna, a Canadian expat who is now a proud US citizen, is a professor at Georgetown University and the author of three scholarly books, with another in the pipes. She has served in leadership roles on the Boards and Executive Councils of several national and international professional associations, and is sorely regretting the cancellation of the annual meeting in Paris of one of those, due to COVID! Locally, she has volunteered as a Sunday school teacher at her church, participated in the work of advocacy groups like Lewinsville Faith in Action and OneVirginia2021, and is currently serving as secretary of the FCHS Choral Boosters. She encourages everyone to continue to support the Boosters for sports and music in our schools, because our kids need those outlets now more than ever!
Mark Westerfield - Director (Term 2020 - 2022) Mark, and his wife, Lisa, have lived on Nicole Court since 2005. Mark has practiced law in the area for 35 years, primarily engaged in civil litigation. He has also served as the president of a large condominium development for several years and hopes to bring some of that experience to the Board. Lisa is a teacher for Fairfax County, currently teaching at Graham Road Elementary. Their two adult children both attended Falls Church High School, and occasionally return to the nest. You will often see us walking with our fluffy black dog, Maya, and maybe one or two other larger fluffy black dogs, depending on whether we are caring for our daughter’s dogs while she is travelling. When we are not at work or home, we travel at every opportunity.