Our location is at the
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
4836 Cascade St
Chesterfield, VA 23234

CIA for Girls Staff

School Staff

Audrey Smith,
Head of School,
Audrey is an initial co-founder of the school.  She has a Bachelor’s of Music Education from Virginia State University and a Master’s of Arts in Educational Leadership from the University of Phoenix.
She taught 15 years at Falling Creek Middle School in Chesterfield County.
Betty Walker,
Head Teacher
Betty is an initial co-founder of the school and has been in the field of education for over 40 years. She started teaching in New York in 1974 and has worked in elementary, middle, and alternative school settings. She taught Life Science and Physical Science in Virginia from 1986-2014 and was a trainer for the Virginia Education Association integrating a classroom management module to new and veteran teachers.
Amy Snow,
Head Teacher
Amy is an experienced teacher having worked for years in San Diego and New York within a wide range of educational settings including public schools setting as well as programs for children with special needs. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree through San Diego State University and completed her Master's degree in education at the University of New Haven. Amy is also an accomplished artist and has expertise in mindfulness and meditation which helps her embrace the school's curriculum which encourages individuality, exploration, and diverse learning styles.

Board of Directors

  • Marni Pilafian, Chair of Board
  • Janet Moran, First Vice Chair
  • Betty Walker, Treasurer
  • Bryce Robertson, Secretary

Other Board Members

  • Audrey Smith
  • Adrienne Capollupo
  • Tommye Finley
4836 Cascade St
Chesterfield, VA 23234 
  Chesterfield Innovative Academy for Girls
St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
  Office Phone: 804-774-9414