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October 21, 2011 Governor Names Monroe Museum Trustees

By Clint Schemmer on October 21st, 2011 3:54 pm

Today, Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell announced his appointments to the Board of Regents of the James Monroe Law Office Museum and Memorial Library, the nation’s premier institution devoted to the life and accomplishments of James Monroe, fifth president of the United States.

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These individuals received gubernatorial appointments (an asterisk denotes a re-appointment):

· Erma Baker* of Fredericksburg, Assistant Vice President for Business Services at the University of Mary Washington

· Porter Blakemore of Fredericksburg, Associate Professor of History and American Studies at the University of Mary Washington

· Roger C. Braxton, Jr. of Fredericksburg, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the John J. Wright Educational & Cultural Museum

· Peter Broadbent, Jr. of Richmond, Partner with Christian & Barton LLP

· Mary Randolph Corbin* of Corbin

· Kerry Johnson of Midlothian, Environmental Protection Specialist for the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development

· Justin Loren Logsdon of Alexandria, Manager Partner of Asaph Group LLC

· Dr. James Lucier of Leesburg

· Mary Grace Lucier of Leesburg

· Charles G. McDaniel* of Fredericksburg, Chairman of the Hildrup Companies

· Patrick McSweeney of Powhatan, lawyer

· Barbara Micou of Chester

· The Honorable Helen Marie Taylor of Orange

· Reverend Rita Thompson of Springfield, Senior Assistant Dean of Admission at the University of Mary Washington