New Board of Trustees leadership and new Board members
John Lawson, President and CEO of W.M. Jordan Company, was elected Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the July annual meeting held at Fort Monroe. Other officers elected were Lawrence Cumming, Vice Chair, and G. Robert Aston, Secretary. Secretary Terrie Suit will leave the Board of Trustees on September 22, 2013. She will be replaced by Deputy Secretary James Hopper who will be appointed Secretary of Veteran’s Affairs and Homeland Security. The next meeting of the Board of Trustees is scheduled for October 24, 2013 at 1 pm at the Bay Breeze Conference Center at 490 Fenwick Road on Fort Monroe. This meeting is open to the public.
John R. Lawson, II
President & CEO, W. M. Jordan, Inc.
Chair, Board of Trustees
Lawrence G. Cumming
Partner, Kaufman & Canoles
Vice Chair, Board of Trustees
G. Robert Aston Jr.
President & CEO, TowneBank
Secretary, Board of Trustees
Colin G. Campbell
President & CEO, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
The Honorable James S. Cheng
Secretary of Commerce and Trade
The Honorable Terrie Suit
Secretary of Veteran Affairs and Homeland Security
The Honorable Douglas W. Domenech
Secretary of Natural Resources
The Honorable Gordon Helsel
State Delegate-Virginia House
James R. (Jay) Joseph
Senior Vice President, Harvey Lindsay
The Honorable Mamie Locke
State Senator-Virginia Senate
President, Williamsburg Pottery, Inc.
Frances C. Wilson
Retired Lt. General in the United States Marine Corps