Meet Your Team.

Glenn Rust

Glenn Rust

President

Phone: 434.817.8649
Email: glenn.rust@vnb.com

Glenn Rust is the President & CEO of Virginia National Bankshares Corporation, Virginia National Bank and VNBTrust, N.A. He joined the Bank in November of 2006. From 1996 to 2006, he served as an executive vice president of Sterling Bank, a financial institution based in Houston, Texas, and was a member of its board of directors. Mr. Rust serves on the board of directors and various committees for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia, Center for Nonprofit Excellence, Hospice of the Piedmont, the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA, and ParadeRest. He also provides advice and strategic counsel to other local charitable and business organizations, including Building Goodness Foundation and Bank On Charlottesville. Glenn brings wide-ranging executive bank management experience to the Bank and expertise in successfully managing growth opportunities.

Mark Meulenberg, CFA

Mark Meulenberg, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

Phone: 434.817.4237
Email: mark.meulenberg@vnb.com

As Chief Investment Officer and Chair of the Investment Committee, Mark directs investment strategy and policy at VNB Wealth Management. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and has over 16 years of experience managing portfolios for individuals, families, charities and foundations. Prior to becoming a portfolio manager at VNBTrust, N.A. in 2008, Mark ran the long/short public equity portfolio for a multi-strategy hedge fund in Charlotte, NC. He also spent over seven years within the investment management arm of Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. where he served as Chairman of the Investment Policy Committee for 2 years. Prior to joining Brown Brothers Harriman & Co., he worked as a Portfolio Manager at U.S. Trust Company and as an Associate Portfolio Manager at Sanford Bernstein & Co. Inc. Mark graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in Applied Economics and Business Management in 1993. In his spare time, Mark enjoys coaching football and basketball, reading and spending time with his wife and their two sons.

Wendy Stone, J.D., M.B.A.

Wendy Stone, J.D., M.B.A.

Senior Fiduciary & Trust Officer

Phone: 434.817.7493
Email: wendy.stone@vnb.com

Prior to joining VNB Wealth Management, Wendy was a Partner in the Charlottesville office of Williams Mullen, where she handled trust and estate planning matters for a wide variety of clients; as well as general corporate and transactional matters, particularly entity formation and organization, mergers and acquisitions, and business structuring and financing. With her extensive business and estate planning background, Wendy partners with our clients not only to assist with their estate and trust administration needs, but also to play an integral role in helping to formulate the right estate plan to help achieve their long-term financial goals. Wendy received her undergraduate degree in Economics from the University of Virginia, and her Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration degrees from the Wake Forest University School of Law and Babcock Graduate School of Management.

Todd Sturman, CFP®, AIF®

Todd Sturman, CFP®, AIF®

Senior Wealth Advisor

Phone: 434-817-8023
Email: todd.sturman@vnb.com

As our Senior Wealth Advisor, Todd works closely with individuals and families, foundations, and non-profits, and serves them as a trusted partner to address all of their wealth planning needs. Todd harnesses our in-house expertise and external resources to customize ideas and solutions for clients. With over 17 years of wealth management experience, 13 of which he has spent building his private practice, Todd has been instrumental in developing our wealth management services. Todd is a Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) and an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF®). Todd earned his undergraduate degree from The University of Virginia and lives in Charlottesville with his wife Suzanne and their three children. When he’s not working, Todd enjoys sports, grilling, adventures with his family, and getting together with friends..

 


 

Tim Starsia

Tim Starsia

Head of Trading & Systems

Phone: 434.817.7494
Email: timothy.starsia@vnb.com

Tim oversees trading and technology for VNB Wealth Management. Tim has over 20 years of experience in securities and portfolio trading, as well as an extensive concentration in derivatives trading. He began his career in the trading pits of the AMEX, NYSE and CBOE, working for the likes of Goldman Sachs and Spear, Leeds and Kellogg. Most recently, Tim was a Director at Investment Technology Group (ITG Inc.) where he managed the creation and expansion of a global, sell-side derivatives business. Tim is a graduate of Ithaca College with a degree in Business-Finance. In his spare time, Tim enjoys spending time with his family and attending UVA athletic events.

Nancy Jorge

Nancy Jorge

Operations Officer

Phone: 434.817.4239
Email: nancy.jorge@vnb.com

Nancy Jorge is the Operations Officer and oversees all back-office functions. She joined Virginia National Bank in February 2000. Prior to joining VNB, she had over 10 years of experience working in the trust departments at First National Bank of Florida, formerly Citizens Bank & Trust, and the trust department of AmSouth Bank, formerly First National Bank of Clearwater. Nancy also previously worked with several brokerage firms in New York, including six years with A.G. Edwards & Sons. She resides in Richmond with her husband and son.

Kristin Mitchell

Kristin Mitchell

Client Service Administrator

Phone: 434.817.4241
Email: kristin.mitchell@vnb.com

Kristin currently oversees all aspects of client services and account management. She joined VNB in June 2005. Previously, Kristin was employed by Fund Services, Inc. of Richmond, Virginia, a mutual fund transfer agency, where she served as operations specialist, manager of client service, and most recently as operations officer for 16 years. She received her degree from Randolph Macon Woman’s College in 1992 in classics and political science and her MBA in economics from the University of Richmond in 1997. She enjoys sports and travel with her husband and two daughters.

Stephanie Fincham

Stephanie Fincham

Trust Officer

Phone: 540.665.8305
Email: Stephanie.fincham@vnb.com

Stephanie joined VNBTrust, N.A. in September 2010 as a Trust Officer with the Winchester Team. Prior to VNBTrust, she administered approximately $180 million in assets as a Trust Officer with BB&T Wealth Management. From 1984 to 1998 she worked at Jefferson National Bank holding various positions that included operations, banking, and trust. Her experience encompasses settling estates, trust administration, and IRA administration. She attended Southeastern Trust School at Campbell University in North Carolina.

Jimish Gandhi

Jimish Gandhi

Research Analyst

Phone: 434.817.7492
Email: jimish.gandhi@vnb.com

Jimish Gandhi is a research analyst with VNB Wealth Management, and assists with analyzing financial information to forecast business, industry and economic conditions in connection with the investment process.  Jimish holds a Master in Finance degree from the London Business School,  a Master of Science in Industrial Mathematics and Construction Management from Michigan State University and a BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Mumbai in India.  He is a Level II candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program and also holds the ASA (Associate of the Society of Actuaries) credential.  Prior to attending London Business School, he spent over 4 years as a financial actuary at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan in Detroit. In his spare time, Jimish enjoys reading and traveling.

Tyler Van Selow

Tyler Van Selow

Associate Advisor & Junior Analyst

Phone: 434.817.8026
Email: tyler.vanselow@vnb.com

Tyler holds a B.A. in Government from Hampden-Sydney College and an Executive Certificate in Value Investing from Columbia Business School in New York. Prior to joining VNB Wealth Management he worked for Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P. and brings with him training and experience in relationship management, financial planning, portfolio construction and risk management. In addition, he is currently a Level I candidate in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program. 

Board of Directors

William D. Dittmar, Jr. Chairman
H.K.Benham, III
Steven W. Blaine
Hunter E. Craig
James T. Holland
Susan King Payne
Glenn W. Rust
Gregory L. Wells
Bryan D. Wright