Our Staff

Robert B. Lambeth Jr.

Robert Lambeth serves as President and has held this position since 1983. Robert oversees the coordination of collaborative projects for our member institutions, including government relations, marketing, and business & purchasing activities.
He received his bachelor's degree in political science from Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia and studied at Wroxton College in Banbury, England. He earned a law degree from the T. C. Williams School of Law at the University of Richmond and has also done graduate work in government and foreign affairs at the University of Virginia.

Sabena Moretz
Director of Government Relations and Member Services  

Sabena Moretz joined CICV in January of 2018. Her responsibilities include cultivating relationships with state government actors - elected and appointed officials, agency staff, and others - throughout the year, and then working as a voice in Richmond during the annual General Assembly session. She supports the activities of the CICV Admissions Advisory Committee in their efforts to further enhance the success of collective recruitment goals.

Sabena earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science and History from the University of Richmond, and her M.Ed. in higher education administration from the College of William & Mary. Before coming to CICV, she worked in state government relations for George Mason University and in undergraduate admissions at the University of Richmond.             

Lora Toothman, FMP, LEED Green Associate
Project Manager
Lora joined CICV in 2016 as the Project Manager for the Solar Market Pathways Program. Her responsibilities include facilitating the installation of solar power at Virginia’s private colleges, creating learning opportunities for students, and building a replicable model for solar implementation that can be used by similar organizations nationwide.

Lora has been a project manager in the nonprofit and public sectors for more than 17 years, with experience in higher education, public housing development, and public transportation. She has a Master's Degree in Urban and Regional Planning, and a Bachelor's Degree in Art History from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Tim Klopfenstein, FSA, CERA
Executive Director, Benefits Consortium

Tim is the Plan Administrator and chief executive of the CICV Benefits Consortium.
Tim began working in the actuarial field in 1980 and has 17 years of experience as the chief financial officer of various insurance entities including seven years as CFO for health insurers. He has a Master’s Degree in Actuarial Science from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Math/Systems from Taylor University, Upland, IN.

Wanda Gardner
Manager of Client Services and Accounting, Benefits Consortium

Wanda is responsible for the accounting of the consortium, provides support for its member colleges and edits the quarterly newsletter. Wanda has over 20 years of experience in various accounting roles in several corporations, as well as five years of experience in benefits administration. She has a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Lynchburg College.

Brittany Coles
Health Promotion and Benefits Assistant, Benefits Consortium

Brittany is responsible for general support to member colleges. She has experience in retail sales and has worked as an academic advisor for undergraduate and graduate students. Brittany holds a BS in Biology and a Master of Public Health Degree, both from Liberty University.

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