Meet Our Board


Michael L. Daniels

Steve Bussmann

Steve Bussmann has worked for over 25 years as a project manager within multiple service industry fields. Much of this work has involved directly engaging with both Federal, State, and local government agencies. He has excelled at determining the best approach in working with these bureaucracies and has proven to be extremely capable at overcoming the speed bumps associated with accomplishing set goals with these agencies.

Over the past few years Steve felt it was time to give back to the community and decided to enter into, and complete, Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) training. He is now utilizing this training at the Vienna, VA Volunteer Fire Department. His first-hand experience with in-the-field emergency medical situations is a valuable resource for Trusted Villages to assist in providing life-line recommendations and help guides.

Michael L. Daniels

Michael Daniels is an attorney specializing in Taxation, Estate Planning and Corporate Law. He earned his J.D. as well as a Masters in Tax Law from Georgetown University Law Center. Prior to entering the legal field, he ran his own information technology consulting company for 15 years. He also spent time as a federal employee, vice president of a startup company and worked for one of the big-four consulting & accounting firms.

Michael Daniels has a passion for helping others succeed and believes in the thought that “you can have everything that you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.” It is this belief and passion that drove him to study law after a full career working with and for the government. As an attorney, he seeks to make the law accessible to all and endeavors to teach others the practical principals found in the law that lead to wealth and success.

Michael L. Daniels
Amy Joyner

Amy Joyner

Amy Joyner, RN, BSN, has been a practicing nurse in Northern Virginia for over 30 years. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Catholic University. Amy has worked in critical care as a Nursing Supervisor and as a Nursing Instructor.  With extensive experience caring for patients over the lifespan of her career, she has worked with seniors who are making the transition to Age in Place.  Amy currently specializes in Public Health, Clinical Supervision and Home Care.  Amy is also an approved Virginia Department of Social Services Medication Administration Trainer. Her nursing career has been dedicated to providing high-quality nursing care to diverse patient populations.

Nicole Canavan


Nicole Canavan has over a decade of marketing experience working for both start-up and established software companies.  Her focus is software product marketing and her expertise is representing the user perspective in new product development.  A regular volunteer in her community, Nicole is passionate about Trusted Village because it merges her software experience with the needs of community volunteering.

Nicole Caravan
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