Board of Directors

Board members Dick Arnold, President (L) poses with Ryan Martin (R) at the 2017 Annual Banquet

NRV Leading Lights is governed by a Board of Directors made up of persons who represent various organizations, geographical areas, and diversity. Terms are three years, with the allowance for serving two consecutive terms.

Dick Arnold, President, German Club Alumni Foundation
Bill King, Vice President, Retired minister
Tim Rosche,  Treasurer, Finance/Development Chair, Christiansburg Lions Club
Jessica Twiest, Secretary, Radford University

Ann Cassell, Montgomery County
Catherine Cotrupi, Banquet Chair, VT Engage/Virginia Tech
Kymn Davidson-Hamley, Public Relations Chair, Mont. Co.
Janiele Hamden, Radford
Kelly Kaiser, New River Community College
Christina McIntyre,  Awards Chair, Giles County
Ryan Martin,  YMCA at Virginia Tech
John McEnhill,  Floyd County
Charlie Mullins, Giles County
Enrique Rebolledo, YMCA at Virginia Tech
Jill Ross, Pulaski County
Carol Smith, Pulaski County
Terri Welch, United Way NRV

Community Representatives
David Brown (E)
John Byers (D/F)
Jim Mattox (D/F)
Lewis Webb (D/F)

Board Teams provide the bulk of the work for Leading Lights. Teams are:

  • Awards/Nominations
  • Banquet
  • Public Relations
  • Finance/Development
  • Outreach/Education
  • Nominations/Board Development