This news release is from the previous Governor's administration.
For Immediate Release: April 7, 2017
Contacts: Secretary of the Commonwealth's Office: Denise Burch, | Office of the Governor, Heather Fluit,

Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments


RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced additional appointments to his Administration today. The appointees will join McAuliffe’s Administration focused on finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth.


Secretariat of the Commonwealth

Board of Education

  • The Honorable Kim E. Adkins of Martinsville, former Mayor of the City of Martinsville; Executive Director of United Way of Henry County & Martinsville; former President of the Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce; former Executive Director of the West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board; and small business owner in marketing/communications


Board of Medical Assistance Services

  • Patricia T. Cook, MD of Ashland,  Primary Care Regional Medical Director, Bon Secours Medical Group
  • Vilma T. Seymour of Mechanicsville, Medical Interpreter Coach, Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Family Medicine and Population Health; Multilingual & Cultural Solutions Consultant
  • Kannan Srinivasan of Potomac Falls, Director, Asurion