Board of Trustees

General Meeting Dates/Locations for 2022:

  • March 18 → Agenda
  • June 10
  • September 16
  • December 2

Board Committee Meeting Dates for 2021 and past:

  • HR and Compensation, August 23, 2018 10:00 –12:00 PM at Blue Ridge Community College in the Armstrong Bldg., Room C-100.
  • Executive, June 4, 2018
  • HR and Compensation, May 29, 2018
  • Strategic Planning, May 9, 2918
  • HR and Compensation, May 30, 2017 1:00 – 3:00 PM → Agenda
  • Executive, June 6, 2017 10:30 – 12:30 PM → Agenda
  • Strategic Planning, July 14, 2017 9:00 – 10:00 AM → Agenda

Past General Meeting Dates and Minutes:


Board of Trustees

Chair and Vice Chair

Jeffrey S. Jaycox, Chair
President & Owner, Tabet Manufacturing Co.

Douglas Frost, Vice Chair
PE, Senior Vice President, Dewberry LLC

Board Members

Dr. Makola M. Abdullah, President
Virginia State University

Peter BaleFounder & CEO
Sentinel Robotic Solutions LLC

Matthew ClarkePresident & Founder
Clarke Precision Machine

Dr. John A. DowneyPresident
Blue Ridge Community College

Marc FogliaPresident & Co-Founder
NVIS, Inc.

Dr. Tiffany McKillip FranksPresident
Averett University

Richard J. GaglianoPresident & CEO
AccuTec Blades, Inc.

Dr. Brian HemphillPresident
Old Dominion University

Dr. Shannon L. Kennedy, President
Rappahannock Community College

Gabriel LaMois, Chief of Staff
Technology Advancement Group (TAG)

John E. Mead, Chairman of the Board
Master Gage & Tool Co.

The Honorable Caren MerrickSecretary of Commerce & Trade

Abdelkarim Moharram, Innovation Portfolio Director
Bechtel Corporation

Wesley Reid, Director of Operations
Integrity Windows and Doors

Karen D. Sorber, CEO & Co-Founder
Micronic Technologies, Inc.

Dr. Wayne P. StilwellCEO
Stilwell Technology and Robotics LLC

Bob StollePresident & CEO
The Virginia Innovative Partnership Corporation (VIPC) / Formerly Center for Innovative Technology (CIT)

Kaushik Vashee, P.E., Vice President Engineering & Process Development
DanChem