A vocal advocate for the empowerment of women and girls globally, Eva is on a mission to help women stop saying sorry. Not sorry! Her TEDx talk on self-acceptance, was named by HER Magazine as one of their "Top inspirational TED Talks to help you change your life."
Eva's research on 21st century beauty standards has taken her around the world and was the catalyst for her one-woman-show In My Chair, which premiered at Virginia Rep in 2019 and won The Richmond Theatre Critics Award for 'Best Original Work". In My Chair is currently being turned into a feature film.
In addition to her solo-show and speaking engagements throughout the country Eva has been featured on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, AMC's, Turn: Washington's Spies., and numerous commercials for Capital One, Audi, and Mastercard. She lives with her husband Scott Wichmann (AKA Mister Showtime) and dog Uni in Richmond.
Stephanie has practiced law for 20+ years, working primarily in the healthcare/life sciences space before starting with Colonial Downs in 2018. She began her legal career in NYC as a prosecutor in the Special Victims Bureau and then as an Associate at a boutique labor and education firm. She transitioned in-house to the NYC Mayor's Office of Contracts and Procurement, where she began her focus on transactions. She is well versed in corporate law, having taught courses in Business Law, Human Resources Law, and Labor Relations Law at a private institution in Brooklyn.
She earned her law degree from Albany Law School of Union University and an English undergraduate degree from the State University of New York at Albany. She is barred in New York State and the Commonwealth of Virginia (Corporate Counsel).
Stephanie serves as a Director on several nonprofit boards including: CancerLINC (President), LearningPlunge, and Richmond YWCA, Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) National Capital Region (NCR), Advisory Board, ACC NCR Greater Virginia Area.
Lisa joined CoStar in 1999 and launched their research coverage throughout the United States, facilitating the company's national expansion in both the US and UK. She started up the Toronto based Research Center serving CoStar's Canadian clients and launched the collection of Commercial Real Estate information in Madrid, Spain in 2016.
She expanded CoStar's News offering in 2018 with the addition of 30 News Reporters who deliver breaking news on national and local Commercial Real Estate events in North America and Europe. Rounding out her 1,300 person organization is a team of Market Analyst and Economist who create analytic series, forecasts, and write narratives on market performance. Her most recent accomplishment was establishing CoStar's Research and Operations Headquarters in Richmond, which employs 1,000 people, with the anticipation to triple in size in the next 3-5 years.
Lisa currently serves on the Boards of the VCU School of Business, Go Virginia Executive Committee, Venture Richmond Executive Committee, ChamberRVA, and Sports Backers.