Reston Association Welcomes Four New Board Members

Jeff Thomas/Credit: Reston Association

The Reston Association welcomed new members to the Board of Directors at Tuesday’s Annual Members’ Meeting.

Jeff Thomas was elected to the three-year At-Large seat, defeating incumbent RA Vice President Andy Sigle and three other candidates.

Also earning a three-year term was Lucinda Shannon, who ran unopposed for the Hunters Woods/Dogwood seat.

Rachel Muir/Credit: Reston AssociationRachel Muir was elected to fill the remaining one year on an At-Large seat vacated by Donna Rostant in 2013.

Ellen Graves, who had been filling the remaining time left on the vacated Hunters Woods/Dogwood seat, ran unopposed for the Apartment Owners’ seat. However, there was a late write-in candidate, Kimberly Miller, also on the ballot.

Reston Association has a full tabulation of voting results on its website.

Ellen Graves/Credit: RA RA Election Committee Chair Ed Robichaud said about 14 percent of member households voted this year. He says his persona goal is to get a 20 percent return. About 1,600 voters opted in to online only for future campaign materials and voting, which will save RA about 2,000. There will be a further effort to encourage the online option, he said.

A new board president, vice president, treasurer and secretary will be appointed by the board on Wednesday.

Lucinda Shannon/Credit: Reston AssociationThe members of Reston Association’s Board of Directors are now: Eve Thompson, Lake Anne/ Tall Oaks District Director; Tim Cohn, North Point District Director; Lucinda Shannon, Hunters Woods/Dogwood District Director; Richard Chew, South Lakes District Director; Ellen Graves, Apartment Owners’ Representative; Ken Knueven, At-Large Director; Jeff Thomas, At-Large Director;  Michael Sanio, At-Large Director; Rachel Muir, At-Large Director (1 year-term)

 

 Photos: (from top) Jeff Thomas, Rachel Muir, Ellen Graves, Lucinda Shannnon

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