This news release is from the previous Governor's administration.
For Immediate Release: December 15, 2017
Contacts: Office of the Governor: Brian Coy, 804-225-4260, | Secretariat of the Commonwealth, Caroline Corl,

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 Appointments

Advisory Board on Occupational Therapy

  • Raziuddin Ali, MD of Midlothian, Regional Medical Officer, CareMore


Board for Barbers and Cosmetology

  • Margaret B. LaPierre, HHP* of Richmond, Owner and Licensed Master Aesthetician, Skin Therapy of Virginia
  • Josie R. Mace, MPP of Richmond, Policy Associate, New Virginia Majority
  • Anne R. McCaffrey* of Richmond, Director of Community Engagement, Virginia Community College System
  • Dr. O'dell Joseph Parker, Jr., BSBA, HLP, MPC, DPB of Petersburg, Master Barber, Guys Cuts at Anointed Edge Salon
  • Matthew D. Roberts of Richmond, Technical Professional T-Nail Technician Teacher, Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Courthouse, Chesterfield County Public Schools.


Board of Health Professions

  • Lisette P. Carbajal, MPA of Richmond, Coordinator, Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services
  • Mark Johnson, DVM*of Middleburg, Founder,  Pender Veterinary Center, representing the Board of Veterinary Medicine
  • Derrick Kendall*of Moseley, CEO, Lucy Coor Village,CCRC, representing the Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
  • Herbert L. Stewart, PhD*of Charlottesville, Clinical Psychologist, Western State Hospital, representing the Board of Psychology


Board of Regents of Gunston Hall

*Members of the Board of Regents are selected from a list of members submitted by The National Society of the Colonial Dames of America

  • Elizabeth Kingston* of Savannah, Georgia
  • Brantley Knowles* of Richmond, Virginia
  • Susan Bowers Robertson of Greenville, Delaware
  • Carol F. Rush of Fort Washington, Pennsylvania


Capitol Square Preservation Council

  • Annie Kasper* of Richmond


Citizen’s Advisory Council on Furnishing and Interpreting the Executive Mansion

  • Kathleen S. Kilpatrick of Crozier, Historic preservation expert
  • James Schuyler of Richmond, Executive Director, Virginia Community Action Partnership


Board of Regents of the James Monroe Law Office Museum and Memorial Library

  • Erma A. Baker*of Fredericksburg, Director of Procurement Services, William & Mary
  • Porter Blakemore* of Fredericksburg, Associate Professor of History, University of Mary Washington
  • Sue Henderson of Stafford, CEO, Henderson Productions, LLC
  • Dr. Jeffrey W. McClurken of Springfield, Professor of History and Special Advisor to the President, University of Mary Washington
  • Daniel K. Steen of Arlington, Vice President, Owens-Illinois, Inc.
  • Scott Walker* of Fredericksburg, retired public educator; small business owner
  • Rita Thompson* of Fairfax, Director of Rappahannock Scholars Program, University of Mary Washington; retired Fairfax County School Board Member


Southeastern Public Service Authority

  • David L. Arnold, JD* of Suffolk, Managing Partner, Pender & Coward, P.C.
  • Dale E. Baugh, RDML USN (ret.), MS, MBA of Smithfield, Manager, Newport News Shipbuilding, Carrier Construction Program, and PhD Student
  • Mark H. Hodges, III* of Courtland, President and Managing Partner, Mid-Atlantic Gin
  • John Keifer* of Norfolk, Retired; Former Director of Public Works, City of Norfolk
  • John T. Maxwell, MA of Chesapeake, Management Consultant, The Mercer Group, Inc.; former City Manager, City of Chesapeake
  •  C.W. “Luke” McCoy* of Portsmouth, Retired; Former City Manager, City of Portsmouth
  • Sheryl Raulston of Franklin, Retired Environmental, Health, and Safety Manager
  • William A. Sorrentino Jr., PE, PMP, DBIA* of Virginia Beach, Vice President, Leebcor Services, LLC


*denotes reappointment