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LGA AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS COMMITTEE

MISSION STATEMENT

  • Publicize criteria, solicit nominations, review nominees, and make recommendations to the board of directors regarding deserving recipients of the
    • Edward J. Finnegan Distinguished Service Award, presented at the fall conference
    • Cherin Award for an Outstanding Deputy or Assistant Local Government Attorney, presented at the spring conference
    • Special Projects Award, presented at the spring or fall conference
    • Service Awards, presented at the fall conference
    • Retiree and In Memoriam recognition
       
  • Make recommendations to the board of directors regarding nominees to the Fellows of the Virginia Law Foundation.
     
  • Regularly review and recommend to the board any needed changes in the criteria for each LGA award.
     
  • Recommend to the board any local, regional, or statewide award programs to recognize service by the LGA, its members and associate members 
     
  • Work with LGA staff and Bill of Particulars staff to publicize, as appropriate, the recipients of all LGA awards, both to the recipients' localities and in Lawyers Weekly and other media.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS COMMITTEE

COMMITTEE MEMBERAPPOINTMENT TERM
Eric A. Gregory, Chair
King George County
eric@heftywiley.com
804-780-3143
Ending 12.31.19 
2nd Term
Michelle R. Robl
Vice Chair & board liaison
Prince William County
mrobl@pwcgov.org
703-792-6620
Ending 12.31.18 
2nd Term
Joseph M. DuRant
City of Newport News
jdurant@nnva.gov
757-926-8416
Ending 12.31.18
2nd Term
Robert T. Eckstrom
City of Fredericksburg
rteckstrom@fredericksburgva.gov
540-372-1020

Ending 12.31.19
1st Term

J. Vaden Hunt
Pittsylvania County
vaden.hunt@pittgov.org
434-432-7720
Ending 12.31.19
1st Term
Carol W. McCoskrie
City of Falls Church
cmccoskrie@fallschurchva.gov
703-248-5010
Ending 12.31.19
1st Term
Alan F. Smith
Prince William County
ASmith4@pwcgov.org
703-792-7067
Ending 12.31.18 
1st Term