Ms. Courtney is the mother of a Westminster graduate (Class of 2009). She is a strong supporter of sound, academic education and understands that having a solid foundation begins with kindergarten. Ms. Courtney served on the Executive Board of the Minority Parents for Excellence in Education at Lake Braddock Secondary School in Fairfax, Virginia. During a 33-year career with ExxonMobil Corporation, Ms. Courtney held several positions which helped the company maintain its top ranking in the corporate world, including that of voyage analyst and executive assistant for the Downstream Value Chain Project. A recent retiree, Ms. Courtney brings 33 years of experience in building stakeholder relationships, as well as administrative and strategic planning expertise, to the Board and Westminster School.