New River Valley Agency on Aging

Serving Seniors throughout the Fourth Planning District

Governing Boards

Board Of Directors

The Board of Directors of the New River Valley Agency on Aging is the principal policy making unit of the Agency. Policy-making, oversight in program determinations,  and assuring the availability of funds and accountability for their expenditure are the primary functions of the Board. The Agency’s Charter and By-Laws further define the role of the Board of Directors.
 
Members are appointed by the governing bodies in each of the eight governmental jurisdictions in Planning District 4. There are 8 primary members and 8 alternate members appointed. The Board of Directors usually meet at least quarterly on the 4th Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. Meetings are publicized and are open to the public. If you would like to be contacted prior to each meeting, please contact the Agency.

NEW RIVER VALLEY AGENCY ON AGING
BOARD OF DIRECTORS FY 2012-2013

Primary  Members Alternate Members
Scott Weaver
(appointed by Town of Christiansburg)

John Peek, Vice-Chair
(appointed by Giles County)


Susan Anderson, Chair
(appointed by Town of Blacksburg)

Lydia Hickam
(appointed by Town of Pulaski)

Deena Flinchum
(appointed by Montgomery County)

R.L. Nicholson
(appointed by City of Radford)

Elaine Powell
(appointed by Pulaski County)

Terri Morris
(appointed by Floyd County)
Steve Huppert
(appointed by Town of Christiansburg)
 
Paul Baker (Chappy)
(appointed by Giles County)
 
Leslie Hager-Smith
(appointed by Town of Blacksburg)
 
vacant
(appointed by Town of Pulaski)
 
vacant
(appointed by Montgomery County)
 
Mary Ann Semones
(appointed by City of Radford)
 
Robert Hiss
(appointed by Pulaski County)
 
Dan Campbell
(appointed by Floyd County)

Advisory Council

The Advisory Council of the New River Valley Agency on Aging carries out an advisory function that furthers the Agency’s mission of developing and coordinating community based systems of services for older adults in the 4th Planning District. The Advisory Council provides recommendations to the Agency’s Board of Directors on policies, planning, and programming. Development of the Agency’s Area Plan is a primary responsibility of the Advisory Council.
 
Members of the Advisory Council are appointed to serve on the Advisory Council by the Agency’s Board of Directors. Members represent community organizations, health and human services agencies, consumers of services, local elected officials, minority populations, and persons with leadership experience. The Advisory Council meets at least quarterly on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 10:00 a.m. Meetings are publicized and are open to the public. If you would like to be contacted prior to each meeting, please contact the Agency.

NEW RIVER VALLEY AGENCY ON AGING
ADVISORY COUNCIL FISCAL YEAR 2012-2013

Floyd County
Jackie Vangunten
Sue Quesinberry
 
Giles County
Dan Level (Vice-Chair)
Robert Miles
 
Montgomery County
William H. Brown
Amy Epperly

Pulaski County
Dawn Taylor
Arthur Meadows
 
City of Radford
Dr. Richard Harshberger
Ann Jeffries
 
Town of Blacksburg                                                                                
Dr. Lewis Barnett (Chair)
Joyce Lewis
                                                                                    .
Town of Christiansburg
Mary Martin
Fran Hart
 
Town of Pulaski
J.R. Schrader
Allen Powers (Secretary)
 
Members at Large
Alfonso Walker
Ruth Wolford, Montgomery County Health Dept.

Fred Thompson