The VGEA is governed by a group of state employee and retiree board members elected by the general membership prior to the annual general membership meeting. Board members serve two-year terms, with about five positions renewing each year. The Past President/Parliamentarian also serves as an ex-officio voting board member.
Gale Grant, president
Ron Jenkins, vice president, finance
Marc Crippen, vice president, administration
Cynthia Brittain, secretary
Mindy Stembridge, treasurer
J. Marshall Terry, past president/parliamentarian
Committees: Executive, WAGE Representative, Finance, Elections & Bylaws Committee (Chair).
Committees: Executive (Treasurer), Scholarship and Finance.
Committees: Executive (Vice President, Finance), Legislative and Finance (Chair).
Committees: Executive (Secretary), Finance, Legislative and Scholarship (Chair).
Committees: Events, Scholarship, Elections & Bylaws and Legislative.
Committees: Executive (President) and Finance.
Committees: Elections & Bylaws, Finance and Legislative (Chair).
Committees: Executive (Vice President, Administration), Elections & Bylaws, Membership (Chair) and Scholarship.
Committees: Scholarship and Membership (Chapters & Connections Subcommittee Chair).
Committees: Finance, Membership (Member Services Subcommittee Chair) and Legislative (Legislative Day Subcommittee Chair).
Committees: Membership and Events.
Committees: Legislative and Membership.
Committees: Events, Membership and Legislative.
This organization (VGEA) provides highest quality support for active and retired public employees…Dan Moon
VGEA is our Voice in Richmond!Judy Franklin
VGEA is Your Connection that has the strength of numbers and influence to demand that our issues are addressed.April Mela
I’m impressed with the VGEA’s General Assembly accomplishments, particularly in the last few years.Terry Alfred
Thank you, VGEA, for all you do for State employees. Your effort and dedication are much appreciated.Jayne Fanshaw, Longwood University
VGEA is wonderful and has our best interests at heart…it is truly the voice of the people.Joan Stromberg, ABC
Thank you, (VGEA) you do a great job representing us!Karen Poff
The cellphone discounts I’ve gotten through VGEA have probably been enough to pay my association dues for the rest of my life!L.F., Department of Corrections
“I saved $200 this year just by changing to Liberty Mutual for car insurance. That’s how much the VGEA insurance discount was – twice my dues!”J. L. Stone
Great organization and I’m proud to be a member. VGEA worked tirelessly to ensure state employees received a 3% raise this year and not tied to revenue projections. VGEA is our voice to state government. I wish more state employees would join, there is strength in numbers.Carolyn Bethea