RAPPAHANNOCK GOODWILL ANNOUNCES NEW BOARD MEMBERS
February 8, 2021 – Rappahannock Goodwill Industries (RGI) announced today that it has elected three new members to its Board of Directors. Tasha Browne, VP, Finance & Human Resources, LifeCare Medical Transports, Inc., Curtis Edmonds, Jr., Human Resources Manager, EURO-COMPOSITES Corporation in Culpeper, and John Rogers, Local Sales Manager, effectv – a Comcast Company, joined the RGI board as of February 1, 2021.
“We are pleased to welcome Tasha, Curtis, and John as new members of the RGI Board of Directors,” said Steve Cox, President and CEO of Rappahannock Goodwill. “They join the board at a time when our mission of helping people find jobs is more essential than ever to our local community. Together, they bring a wealth of experience and unique personal and professional perspectives that will help guide and shape RGI operations and services now and in the years ahead.”
“I am delighted to welcome such a strong group of new board members and I look forward to serving with them in the coming year,” said board chair, Dermaine Lewis.
In addition, RGI has selected Martha Hutzel, Library Director, Central Rappahannock Regional Library, to be vice-chair of the board.
Recently leaving the RGI board were Bruce Barnett, John Davis, Jon Riley, Tim Tobin, and Barry Waldman. “Each departing board member has been instrumental in providing guidance to RGI during a time of leadership change and, most recently, unprecedented upheaval to our operations,” said Steve Cox.
Rappahannock Goodwill Industries, Inc. (RGI) is a private not-for-profit organization that serves the City of Fredericksburg and a 12-county region. RGI provides work opportunities, job search assistance, and employment skills training. Its operations include custodial services, a recycling center, ServiceMaster Commercial Cleaning for Good franchise, Job Help Centers, thirteen Goodwill stores, a Goodwill Outlet, and numerous donation centers.