Christy Roberson

Vice President , Human Resources

As vice president of human resources for Goodwill of Central and Coastal Virginia, Roberson leads four divisions: Human Resources, Talent Acquisition, Diversity and Inclusion, and Learning and Development. Her teams serve a workforce of nearly 1,400 associates and aim to foster professional growth and development and fairness for all.

Roberson joined Goodwill in 2015, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in numerous industries including financial services, healthcare and retail. Prior to then she worked for Capital One for 15 years, holding several senior leadership positions in operations, human resources and corporate compliance.

In 2016, Roberson received Goodwill’s B.I.G. award for outstanding business impact for her leadership in implementing new systems and technology to improve efficiencies and cost. She was promoted from director to vice president in 2017.

A Kentucky native, Roberson is a proud alumna of the University of Louisville, an accomplished equestrian, a beach lover and a farmers’ market enthusiast.  She lives on a small horse farm in Hanover with her husband of nearly 30 years, whom she married after dating for only two weeks. They have two adult children.