Seal of the Governor
For Immediate Release: February 22, 2019
Contacts: Alenaa Yarmosky,

Governor Northam Announces Administration Appointments

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam announced additional appointments to his Administration today.

Secretariat of the Commonwealth
Board Appointments

Cattle Industry Board

  • Steven K. Furrow of Rocky Mount, President, Lazy Acres Angus, Inc.

Charitable Gaming Board

  • Tanya Conrad* of Newport News, Newport News Police Department, Retired, Virginia Air National Guard
  • Lea Roberts of Virginia Beach, Regional Sales Manager, Atlantic Bingo Supply
  • Amy L. Solares* of Virginia Beach, Manager, Independence Associates

Coal Surface Mining Reclamation Fund Advisory Board

  • Brad Kreps of Abingdon, Clinch Valley Program Director, The Nature Conservancy

E-911 Services Board

  • Gary Critzer of Waynesboro, Director of Emergency Management and EMS, City of Waynesboro
  • R. Bruce Edwards of Franklin, Communications Manager, City of Franklin
  • Pete Hatcher of North Chesterfield, Client Solutions Executive, AT&T State, Local and Education
  • Jeff Merriman* of Richmond, Director of State Government Affairs, Verizon Communications, Inc.

*denotes reappointment

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