Local Community Leader, Volunteer and Small Business
Owner, Mary Keeser is Honored as Lady Fairfax 2014

The tradition of honoring Lords and Ladies Fairfax began in 1984 as a way to recognize exceptional citizens. Each year, the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors selects two people from each district who have demonstrated superior volunteer service, heroism or other special accomplishments. Twenty men and women were bestowed with the titles of Lord and Lady Fairfax earlier this month.

"I am truly humbled to have been selected by Supervisor Bulova as the Chairman's At Large Lady Fairfax 2014 honoree. Giving back and serving our community to make a difference is a privilege." Ms. Keeser is the Founder and Chairman of America's Adopt A Soldier® a non-profit organization dedicated to serving and making a positive difference in the lives of our service members, homeless veterans, veterans and their families. Her dedication to making a difference in the lives of our service men and women is unfailing and is the heart of this organization.

As a fifth generation military service member, she supports multiple diversity and volunteer initiatives for Military Service members, Veterans and their Families. She's the Founder of National Capital Area Veterans Service Foundation (NCAVSF), and active Board member of Fairfax-Falls Church Partnership to Prevent and End Homelessness Governing Board, Friends of Lake Accotink Park (FLAP), America's Freedom Foundation, Women in Defense Capital Chapter (WID-DC), a past President of Ravensworth Farm Civic Association, board member of the National Guard Association of United States Corporate Advisory Panel.