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Board of trustees

Welcome

The Virginia Historical Society welcomes the following new members of the board of trustees for 2018: Jeanette R. Cadwallender of Fredericksburg, G. Gilmer Minor III of Richmond, and Gerald F. Smith of Winchester.

Trustees

Chair
John R. Nelson, Richmond

Vice Chair
Charles L. Cabell, Richmond

Honorary Vice Chairs
H. Furlong Baldwin, Cheriton
Harry F. Byrd III, Berryville
Nancy H. Gottwald, Richmond
Conrad M. Hall, Norfolk
Brenton S. Halsey, Richmond
Anne R. Worrell, Charlottesville

President and CEO
Jamie O. Bosket

Treasurer
Richard S. V. Heiman

President Emeritus
Charles F. Bryan, Jr.

Board of Trustees
Austin Brockenbrough III, Richmond
Jeannette R. Cadwallender, Fredericksburg
Herbert A. Claiborne III, Richmond
Richard Cullen, Richmond
William H. Fralin, Jr., Roanoke
George C. Freeman III, Richmond
Susan S. Goode, Norfolk
Russell B. Harper, Richmond
Landon Hilliard, Charlottesville
Gen. John P. Jumper, Spotsylvania
Linwood Allen Lacy, Jr., Richmond
Hon. Elizabeth A. McClanahan, Abingdon
G. Gilmer Minor III, Richmond
Kevin B. Osborne, Richmond
Pamela Kiecker Royall, Richmond
Thomas G. Slater, Jr., Richmond
Robert Clarkson Sledd, Richmond
Gerald F. Smith, Winchester
Thomas G. Snead, Jr., Richmond
Robert Dorsey Taylor, Richmond
Allison P. Weinstein, Richmond
J. Harvie Wilkinson III, Charlottesville
William C. Wooldridge, Suffolk

Trustees Emeriti  (former chairmen of the board appear in italics)
John B. Adams, Jr. (Richmond) • John B. Adams, Jr. (The Plains) • George F. Albright, Jr. • Thomas N. Allen • Edward L. Ayers •Hon. Gerald L. Baliles • J. Alfred Broaddus • Josiah Bunting III • Robert L. Burrus, Jr. • B. Noland Carter II • Gene R. Carter • Herbert A. Claiborne, Jr. • Lee Stuart Cochran • John R. Curtis, Jr. • Beverley E. Dalton • W. Hunter deButts, Jr. • Cordel L. Faulk • W. Heywood Fralin • Anne Hobson Freeman • Gary M. Gore • Bruce C. Gottwald • Hon. Roger L. Gregory • H. Hiter Harris III • William R. Harvey • James W. Hazel • Mary Buford Hitz • Hon. Richard R. G. Hobson • A. E. Dick Howard • Cecelia S. Howell • Ronald C. Johnson • Joseph F. Johnston, Jr. • Mary Duke Trent Jones • Daniel P. Jordan • Mark J. Kington • Anna Logan Lawson • John Lee McElroy, Jr. Hunter H. McGuire, Jr. • Hon. John O. Marsh, Jr. • Hon. Eddie N. Moore, Jr. • Roger Mudd • Helen Turner Murphy • Lloyd U. Noland III • Shirley Carter Olsson • E. Bryson Powell • Grady W. Powell • Charles Larus Reed, Jr. • W. Taylor Reveley III • Hon. Anne Gregory Rhodes • James I. Robertson, Jr. • E. Claiborne Robins, Jr. • Josiah P. Rowe III • Toy D. Savage, Jr. • Hon. Elliot S. Schewel • Jane Bassett Spilman • Hugh R. Stallard • Robert Lee Stephens • Charles W. Sydnor, Jr. • Hon. Nicholas F. Taubman • William B. Thalhimer III • Suzanne Foster Thomas • Eugene P. Trani • B. Walton Turnbull • Melvin I. Urofsky • L. Dudley Walker • Carole M. Weinstein • Marcus M. Weinstein • F. Blair Wimbush