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Directors

The museum is guided by a Board of Directors who actively participates in the educational programming, exhibit development and museum expansion.

2011 Board of Directors

  • John H. Jenkins, Westmoreland County..................Chairperson
  • Bonnie Chandler, Westmoreland Couty.....................Vice-Chairperson
  • Sam Johnson, Richmond County...............Secretary
  • Craig Giese. Lancaster County ................Treasurer
  • Ginny Pitman Barnes, Northumberland County
  • Board of Directors
  • Wayne Carey, Westmoreland County
  • Ellsworth German, Gloucester County
  • Mitchell Jett, Northumberland County
  • Ronnie Gill, Essex County
  • Charles C. "Chip" Jones, Westmoreland
  • John H. Jones, Westmoreland County
  • Aubrey Mitchell, King George County
  • Lee Sanders, Richmond County
  • Sylvia Saunders, Northumberland County
  • J. Rawleigh Simmons, Lancaster County
  • Luttrell Tadlock, Northumberland County
  • Alan Welch, Northumberland County
  • Luther Welch, Northumberland County
  • Margaret Welch, Northumberland County
  • Carter Wellford, Richmond County

Advisors

  • Kelly Liddington, Va. Cooperative Extension, Richmond
  • Patricia Tyrrell, Tidewater RC&D, USDA-NRCS, regional

The Board of Directors is elected by the membership at the Annual Meeting to serve four year terms. Terms expire on a rotating basis so new directors are recruited each year when needed. Regional representation is important so directors are recruited from a minimum of the five counties of the Northern Neck.