Governor of Virginia Ralph Northam – December


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RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam announced additional appointments today.

Commonwealth Secretariat
Appointments to the Board

Social Services Council

  • William “Buckey” Boone * from Meadowview, retired
  • Sheryl Garland de Chesterfield, Head of Health Impact, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, Executive Director, Virginia Commonwealth University Office of Health Equity
  • Rachna Sizemore Heizer de Burke, Vice President, Member, Fairfax County School Board

Science Museum of Virginia Board of Trustees

  • Elsa Q. Falls * de Richmond, Associate Professor Emeritus, Randolph-Macon College
  • Surendra “Suri” Ganeriwala, PhD de Henrico, President, Spectra Quest, Inc.
  • Patricia Nicoson * from Washington, DC, land use and transportation planner, retired president, Dulles Corridor Rail Association
  • Sarah Huang Spota of Midlothian, Associate Director, State Government Relations, George Mason University

Joint Board of Directors of Veterans Services Organizations

  • Richard H. Van Norton of Frederick County, Owner, Dutch Meadow Farm, Retired Sergeant Major, United States Marine Corps

Soil and Water Conservation Council

  • Anna killius de Richmond, Manager of Government Affairs and Policy, James River Association

Southeast Interstate Low-Level Radioactive Waste Management Pact Commission

  • Lea Perlas of North Chesterfield, Director, Office of Radiological Health, Virginia Department of Health

State Council for the Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired

  • Leelynn Untalan Brady of Suffolk, Project Coordinator, Aloha Independent Living Hawaii
  • Heidi lawyer Henrico, Curriculum Support Specialist, Parent Education Advocacy Training Center
  • Rachael round of Midlothian, Managing Advisor, Center for Rehabilitation Research and Training, Virginia Commonwealth University

Virginia Soy Council

  • Craig H. Giese * of Lancaster, farmer, Giese Farms, chartered accountant, Dehnert, Clarke & Co. PC
  • Lynn P. Gayle d’Onancock, President, Mount Nebo Farms, LLC
  • Bill Nelson * de Henrico, farmer, Colonial Acres Farm, LLC
  • Ronnie Russell * by Waterview, Corbin Hall Farms

Virginia Water Resources Research Center Statewide Advisory Board

  • Mark R. Bennett * de Fredericksburg, Director, US Geological Survey Virginia and West Virginia Water Science Center
  • Hope F. Cupit * de Bedford, CEO, SERCAP, Inc.
  • Mélanie Davenport * de Henrico, Director, Water Permits Division, Department of Environmental Quality
  • Carl Hershner * de Gloucester, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Institute of Marine Science
  • Joseph H. Maroon * by Midlothian, Executive Director, Virginia Environmental Endowment
  • Brian Richter * de Crozet, President, Sustainable Waters
  • Raina A. Rosado, PEI * de Lynchburg, Assistant Site and Design Engineer, Lynchburg District, Virginia Department of Transportation
  • Stephen Silberstein * of Fairfax County, President, SCS Solutions, LLC

*designates a renewal of mandate

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