Marcella, who joined the Altmeyer team in 2015, is a Licensed Funeral Director who serves as the Community Outreach Coordinator for our Newport News and Williamsburg locations. Born in Norfolk, she was raised in Virginia Beach and has now lived on the Peninsula for over 15 years. An alumni of Old Dominion University and Tidewater Community College, she is also the current Chair of the Peninsula Task Force on Aging and the Vice Chair of the Peninsula Agency on Aging Advisory Council. In addition, Marcella is a Certified Aftercare Specialist. She is dedicated to improving the lives of seniors in the community as well as educating others on topics related to grief and bereavement.