Military Families

Welcome to Albemarle County

On behalf of the Albemarle County Veterans Affinity Group, we would like to welcome our military families to Albemarle County. Please watch our welcome video to learn more about local programs and resources that support veterans and military-affiliated families.

More information and resources can also be found on the Virginia Department of Education's Military Families webpage.

About the Veterans Affinity Group

The Albemarle County Veterans Affinity Group (ACVAG) is a group of Albemarle County and Albemarle County Public Schools employees who are committed to enhancing the work experience of veterans and reservists through networking, resources, and professional development.

Interested in joining? Please email

Jamie Gellner
Director and Member of the Veterans Affinity Group Planning Team
Albemarle County Public Schools
Phone: (434) 296-5820

Pharnice ”Marie” Bailey
School Liaison Officer 
Phone: (703) 805-3436