Seal of the Governor
For Immediate Release: January 17, 2020
Contacts: Office of the Governor: Alenaa Yarmosky,

Governor Northam Announces Administration Appointments

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

Secretariat of the Commonwealth
Board Appointments

Art and Architectural Review Board

  • Donna Jackson of Aylett, Visual Arts Instructor, Richmond County Public Schools

Broadband Advisory Council

  • Jimmy Carr* of Richmond, Chief Executive Officer, All Points Broadband
  • Raphael LaMura* of Richmond, President, VCTA Broadband Association of Virginia
  • Mr. Duront “D” Walton* of Richmond, Executive Director, Virginia Telecommunications Industry Association

State Rehabilitation for the Blind and Vision Impaired

  • Mark Roane* of Richmond, Treasurer, National Federation of the Blind of Virginia

Virginia Water Resources Research Center Statewide Advisory Board

  • Russell W. Baxter of Richmond, Deputy Director, Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation
  • Kendall Tyree Covington, PhD of Richmond, Executive Director, Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts
  • Troy Hartley of Williamsburg, Director, Virginia Sea Grant
  • Chris J. McDonald, Esq. of Richmond, Director of Government Relations, Virginia Association of Counties

*denotes reappointment

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