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Virginia Governor Announces Additional Board Appointments

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Several local residents have recently been appointed to various positions of Governor Ralph Northam’s administration.

The governor announced the following board appointments on July 16:

Tresserlyn Lawson Kelly of Newport News will serve on the Commonwealth Council on Aging. Tresserlyn is a community relations coordinator with the Newport News Department of Human Services.

Dr. William J. Mann, Jr. of Williamsburg and Doug Powell, general manager of the James City County Service Authority, will both serve on the Potomac Aquifer Recharge Oversight Committee.

Dr. Jorge Yinat of Williamsburg has been appointed to the Small Business Commission. Yinat is a business and management research consultant with J/W/Y Business Enterprises.

Michelle Johnson, county administrator for nearby Charles City County, was appointed to the Stated Executive Council on Children’s Services.

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