Virginians For High Speed Rail

Board of Directors

Executive Committee:

President: Charles M. Louthan, Colliers International, Richmond

President-Elect:

Vice-President: Elliott Harrigan, Harrigan & Company, Inc, Richmond

Vice-President: Ann Hunnicutt, Pembroke Construction Co., Newport News

Treasurer: Michael L. Testerman, Virginia Association of Railway Patrons

Secretary: Ignacio Pessoa, Alexandria

Immediate Past-President: William J. Pantele, Pantele Law, Richmond

Co-Chairs:      Brad Face, Face International, Norfolk

                    Thomas G. Tingle, AIA, Guernsey Tingle Architects, Williamsburg

                    Sandra I. Duckworth, Fredericksburg

                    Meredith Richards, C'Ville Rail, Charlottesville

                    James Ukrop, New Richmond Ventures, Richmond

At-Large:        Barry C. Bishop, Greater Norfolk Corporation, Norfolk

                     Josée G. Covington, Covington Travel and Meetings, Richmond

                     Trip Pollard, Southern Environmental Law Center, Richmond


Board of Directors:

Gene Bailey, Fredericksburg Regional Alliance, Fredericksburg

Whittington W. Clement, Hunton & Williams, Richmond

Matt Cooper, Capital One, Richmond

Sean Driscoll, Towne Investment Group, Williamsburg

Paul Freiling, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg

Thomas Frantz, Williams Mullen Law Firm, Virginia Beach

Robbyn Gayer, UBS, Norfolk 

Henry U. "Sandy" Harris III, Palladium Investment Partners, Norfolk

Donna Kelliher, Dominion Power, Richmond

David Kolleda, United States Army, Petersburg

Craig R. MacQueen, Split Oaks LLC, Montpelier

Wiley F. Mitchell Jr. Esq., Willcox & Savage, PC, Norfolk

Brian Moore, City of Petersburg, Petersburg

James Taylor, CSC, Inc., Alexandria

Litt Thompson, Virginia Land Investment, Caroline County

Eugene Trani, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond

Thomas L. Regnell, Washington Real Estate Investment Trust, Washington, D.C.

S.Buford Scott, Scott and Stringfellow, Inc., Richmond

Charles B. Walker, Albemarle Corporation, Richmond

Charlie Whitaker, Altria, Richmond


Emeritus Directors:

Governor Gerald L. Baliles, UVA Miller Center for Public Affairs, Charlottesville

Richard Beadles, Virginia Rail Policy Institute, Richmond

H. William Greenup, Fmr. Mayor of Fredericksburg, Virginia

Governor A. Linwood Holton, McCandlish Holton, P.C., Richmond


Advisory Council:

Chip Badger, Wendell Inc., Richmond 

Stephen Baril,Kaplan Voekler Cunningham and Frank, Richmond

E. Dana Dickens III, William E. Wood & Associates Realtors, Norfolk

Gerard R. Deily, P.E., Alliance for Community Choice in Transportation, Charlottesville

Robert R. Lindgren, Randolph Macon College, Ashland

Robert W. Shinn, Capital Results, Richmond


Staff: Daniel L. Plaugher, Executive Director