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Board of Directors

SVEC is governed by a democratically elected 12-member Board of Directors. Each year, at SVEC's annual meeting, directors are elected by the member-owners. They serve four-year terms.

Robbie F. Marchant, Chair, City of Winchester

  • Director since May 2011
  • Executive Committee, Chair
  • Lives in Winchester
 
 
 

Gerald A. Heatwole, Vice Chair, Rockingham County

  • Director since June 1990
  • Compensation & Benefits Committee, Chairman
  • Executive Committee
  • Lives in McGaheysville
 
 
 

Charles H. Huffman, Secretary/Treasurer, Augusta/Highland counties

  • Director since June 2005
  • Annual Meeting Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee
  • Lives in Mt. Solon
 
 
 

Stephen W. Burkholder, Rockingham County

  • Director since June 1992
  • Strategic Planning Committee, Chairman
  • Lives in Broadway
 
 

Joyce R. Craun, Augusta/Highland counties

  • Director since June 2001
  • Annual Meeting Committee
  • Compensation & Benefits Committee
  • Lives in Mt. Solon
 

David E. Ferguson, Shenandoah/Warren/Page counties

  • Director since July 2015
  • Compensation & Benefits Committee 
  • Lives in Edinburg
 

Fred C. Garber, Shenandoah/Warren counties

  • Director since June 1984
  • Executive Committee
  • Finance Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee
  • Lives in Mt. Jackson
 

Garland H. Gibbs, Page County

  • Director since May 2011
  • Annual Meeting Committee, Chairman
  • Finance Committee
  • Lives in Luray
 

Larry C. Howdyshell, Augusta/Highland counties

  • Director since June 1992
  • Finance Committee
  • Lives in Mt. Solon
 

Suzanne S. Obenshain, Rockingham County 

  • Director since July 2016
  • Lives in Lacey Spring
 

William A. Orndoff, city of Winchester and Clarke/Frederick counties

  • Director since July 2015
  • Annual Meeting Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee
  • Lives in Stephenson
 

Richard C. Shickle, Frederick/Clarke counties

  • Director since May 2011
  • Finance Committee, Chairman
  • Lives in Winchester
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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