Board of Directors

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.

Board President
Dick Arnold, German Club Alumni Foundation

Terry Arbogast, Sr., SWVA Education Consortium
Brandon Brooks, First Bank & Trust Company
Mike Butt, German Club Alumni Foundation
Kymn Davidson-Hamley, United Way of Montgomery, Radford & Floyd
Karen Gilbert, Virginia Tech
Lindsey Gleason, VT Engage, Virginia Tech
Marcela Jara, Secretary, VolunteerNRV/United Way of Montgomery, Radford & Floyd
Bob Job, The Christmas Store
Bill King, Luther Memorial
David Lowe,, President-Elect, German Club Alumni Foundation
Ryan Martin, YMCA at Virginia Tech
Erika Tolbert, New River Community College Foundation
Lewis Webb  Treasurer, New River Community College Foundation Board
Erin Webster-Garrett, Radford University

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

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