Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia Appoints Tony Pearman to Board of Directors

Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia, a nonprofit organization that grants life-changing wishes to children with critical medical conditions throughout Virginia, is pleased to welcome Tony Pearman to its Board of Directors. 
Tony Pearman is CEO and a co-founder of Access, one of the region’s most awarded advertising agencies, with more than 20 years of diverse regional and national experience. He contributes to, as well as helps manage, all aspects of branding, advertising, and client services.
“Adding visionary leaders like Tony to our Board is a critical step in achieving our mission of granting every eligible child’s wish,” said Sheri Lambert, president and CEO of Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia. “I am deeply grateful for his service and commitment to granting wishes that bring kids the hope and strength needed to continue their battles.”
Pearman graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University, earning a bachelor’s degree in communication arts. In addition to Tony’s professional work, he has served on the boards of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Children’s Trust, Downtown Roanoke, Inc. and the national AAF Board of Directors. Among his many awards and achievements, Tony is a recipient of the AAF Silver Medal for lifetime contributions to the advertising industry.
With the addition of Tony Pearman, the Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia Board of Directors reaches 19 dedicated members representing the areas of healthcare, law, finance, fundraising, management and communications. For more information about Make-A-Wish Greater Virginia, visit