Averett University Undergraduate Catalog

Board of Trustees

Name Location
Trustee Emeriti
Mrs. Brantley F. Barr Danville, Virginia
Young Alumni Trustee
Christopher E. West, ’12,
Congressional Aide, U. S. Rep. Robert Hurt
Washington, DC
Dr. Calvin R. Snowden, Chairperson  
L. Samuel Saunders, First Vice-Chairperson  
Rev. Dr. Daniel Carlton, ’90, Second Vice-Chairperson  
Bobbye Raye Womack, Secretary  
Term to Expire in 2015
Steven B. Daniels, Sr.,
President, Japan Tobacco International Leaf Services
Danville, Virginia
Eric Deaton,
Chief Executive Officer, Danville Regional Medical Center
Danville, Virginia
Virginia W. Hamlet,
Owner, Hamlet Vineyards
Bassett, Virginia
Wanda B. Jeffress, ’81, ’92,
Owner/Vice President, S. L. Jeffress Co., Inc.
South Boston, Virginia
Mary M. G. Riddle,
Vice President, The Coca-Cola Company
Atlanta, Georgia
Dr. Calvin R. Snowden, ’94,
Retired Director, General Services Admin.
Washington, DC
L. Hampton Wilkins, ’73, ’87,
President, Wilkins & Co. Realtors
Danville, Virginia
Bobbye Raye Womack, ’79,
Community Volunteer
Danville, Virginia
Term to Expire in 2016  
John S. Barr, Esq.,
Partner, McGuireWoods, LLP
Richmond, Virginia
Kirk Bidgood,
Community Volunteer
Danville, Virginia
Kris Willard,
President/Owner, Interiors by Kris, Inc.
Hardy, Virginia
Term to Expire in 2017
Dr. Joseph G. Burke,
President, Oriole Educational Associates (LLC)
Chesapeake, Virginia
Rev. Dr. Daniel Carlton, ’90,
Pastor, Downtown Baptist Church
Alexandria, Virginia
William J. Gentry, Jr.,
President, Piedmont Precision Machine Co., Inc.
Danville, Virginia
Lisa D. Johnson,
President & CEO, Seminole Electric Cooperative
Tampa, Florida
Margaret Lewis, ’96,
Retired President, HCA Capital Division
Richmond, Virginia
T. Wayne Oakes,
Retired Senior Officer, DIMON, Inc.
Danville, Virginia
Kenneth E. Powell,
Senior Vice President, U.S. Trust
Richmond, Virginia
L. Samuel Saunders,
CPA/Senior Partner, Harris, Harvey, Neal & Co.
Danville, Virginia
Todd McGregor Yeatts,
Manager of Government Relations, The Boeing Co.
Arlington, Virginia
Term to Expire in 2018
The Honorable Rossie D. Alston, Jr., ’79,
Judge, Court of Appeals
Manassas, Virginia
Irving M. Blank,
Managing Partner, Paris Blank, LLP
Richmond, Virginia
Michael E. Keck,
Executive Vice President/Reg. President, Xenith Bank
Richmond, Virginia
Richard Roccesano, ’81,
President/CEO, Rock Investments
Spring Lake, New Jersey
Dr. Jack B. Spainhour, Jr.,
Physician/Sr. Partner, Internal Medicine Assoc.
Danville, Virginia