This news release is from the previous Governor's administration.
For Immediate Release: September 4, 2015
Contacts: Secretary of the Commonwealth's Office: Denise Burch,

Governor McAuliffe Announces Administration Appointments


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. 

Office of the Governor 

Robert “Bob” Brink, Senior Legislative Advisor 

Bob Brink has served as Deputy Commissioner for Aging Services, Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services, since July 2014. Previously he represented Arlington and Fairfax Counties in the Virginia House of Delegates for 17 years, serving as a member of the Appropriations, Education, Transportation, and Privileges and Elections Committees as well as the Joint Commission on Health Care. Prior to his election to the House of Delegates, Bob served for 15 years as counsel to two Congressional committees and four years as Deputy Assistant Attorney General for Legislative Affairs at the U.S. Department of Justice. 

David Elliot Meyer, Special Assistant 

David Elliot Meyer previously served as a web content intern at the Virginia Public Access Project (VPAP). Prior to working at VPAP, Elliot served as a legislative intern for Congressman Gerry Connolly, providing services to constituents and researching legislative matters. Elliot graduated from Randolph-Macon College in May of 2015, with a degree in Political Science with an emphasis in International Studies.