Directors / Associates

Board of Directors

Headwaters District is governed by an eight-member Board of Directors, six elected in the general election and two appointed, (one at-large and one appointed by the Virginia Cooperative Extension.)

  • Richard Shiflet – Appointed (Chairman)
  • Otis Bilkins – Elected, Augusta County (Vice-Chairman)
  • Judy Burtner – Elected, Staunton (Treasurer)
  • Charles Schooley – Elected, Augusta County
  • Brenda Mead – Elected, Staunton (Personnel Committee Chair)
  • Jennifer Lewis – Elected, Waynesboro
  • DuBose Egleston, Jr. – Elected, Waynesboro (Secretary)
  • Matt Booher – Appointed, Virginia Cooperative Extension

Associate Directors

Appointed by the Board are Associate Directors, respected in their fields of natural resources, education or business.

  • Jim Nichols
  • Jim Boland
  • Urbie Nash
  • Ian Heatwole
  • Charles Huppuch
  • Charles Horn
  • Allen Norheim
  • Jeff Slaven
  • Leo Tammi
  • Steve Talley

Directors and Associate Directors serve the District as volunteers.

The public is invited to monthly Board meetings which are held every third Tuesday @10:00 AM, Augusta County Government Center, Verona.