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Board of Directors

Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc.

Our Board of Directors' outstanding leadership and vision have moved the Company forward and created a solid foundation for strong future growth and profitability.

Lewis C. Addison

Centra Health

Watt R. Foster, Jr.

President and Chief Executive Officer
Foster Fuels, Inc.

John R. Alford, Jr.

Vice President/Partner
Caskie & Frost, P.C.

Donald M. Giles

Moore and Giles, Inc.

William C. Bryant III

The Counts Realty and Auction Group

Lydia K. Langley

Langley Rentals

Robert R. Chapman III

President & Chief Executive Officer, Bank of the James
President, Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc.

Augustus A. Petticolas, Jr., D.D.S.

Dr. Augustus A. Petticolas, Jr. General Dentistry
Vice Chairman, Board of Directors, Bank of the James and Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc.

James F. Daly

Daly Seven, Inc.

Thomas W. Pettyjohn, Jr.

Investment Advisor, Davidson & Garrard, Inc.
Chairman, Board of Directors, Bank of the James
and Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc.

Julie P. Doyle

President/Executive Director
The Education & Research Foundation, Inc.

 J. Todd Scruggs

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, Bank of the James
Secretary & Treasurer, Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc. 

Community Advisory Boards

A fundamental element of Bank of the James' community strategy is the role of the Community Advisory Boards. We believe that a deep understanding and a close relationship with the communities we serve can be achieved when we are visible in the market. Local civic and business leaders, serving as Community Advisors, provide insight and direction to the bank to make sure that we are providing the types of products and services that the community needs to grow and succeed.

We're honored that the following individuals serve our Community Advisory Boards in Altavista, Amherst, Bedford and Lynchburg.

Altavista Advisory Board

A. Douglas Dalton III
Project Manager
English Construction Company, Inc.

J. Michael Kinlaw
Kinlaw Insurance Agency

Rita T. English
Retired Business Owner

Walter L. Maddy
Industrial Services Operations Manager
Moore's Electrical and Mechanical

Ralph M. Farmer
Ralph M. Farmer Painting & Wallpaper

Michael E. Mattox
Owner and President
E & S Market

Kenneth D. Hutcherson
Retired Businessman/Farming

Muriel D. Payne
Altavista Transfer Company, Inc.

Robert L. Jennings
Retired Banker

Aubrey J. Rosser, Jr.
Attorney At Law

 Madeline C. Key
Retired Educator

Donald G. Wilkerson
Apprenticeship Coordinator
Campbell County Schools

Amherst Advisory Board

Leif Aagaard, Jr.
Vice President
BMS Direct

Leon M. Clark
Retired Shift Supervisor and Service Representative
Greif Brothers

Thomas P. Green
Sam Green Vault Corp.
Discount Portable Restrooms and Septic Service

Calvin M. Kennon, Jr.
President/General Manager
Specialty Exterminating

J. Paul Kilgore, Jr.
Real Estate Broker
Montague Miller and Company Realtors

Ruth E. Martineau
Co-owner, Martineau, Inc.
Owner, Chamber News

Kerry D. Scott
President, Narrow Gate Tack, Inc.
Program Manager, MAS Labor H-2A, LLC

Rachel E. Thompson
Practice Manager
Douglas L. Thompson, CPA PLLC

Harold W. Woody
Retired Banker


Bedford Advisory Board

Anthony D. Bailey, DDS

Gary M. Lowry
Safety Security Manager
Bridge School

T. Henry Clarke IV

Michael C. Moldenhauer
Retired President
Sam Moore Furniture

Sue Hillsman Woods
Owner, Hillsman Properties

Michael F. Moorman
Retired Chairman and CEO
Peebles Department Stores, Inc.

W. Courtney Holdren
Agency Principal
Holdren, Eubank and Stanley Insurance

Dr. H. Paul Rhodes
Retired Radiologist
Bedford Memorial Hospital

Michael T. Laughon
Vice President
Laughon and Johnson, Inc.

Willard D. "Skip" Tharp
Chairman of the Board
Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory

Dr. Paul H. Lilly
Col. United States Air Force, Retired

James A. Mercadante
General Manager, Cintas Corporation

E. Thomas Messier
Chairman, Southern Flavoring Co., Inc.


Lynchburg Advisory Board

Joe D. Aboid
JTL, Inc.

Terry L. Marsh
Lewis Marsh & Associates, Inc.

Paul R. Denham
Executive Vice President
Southern Air, Inc.

Roy A. Roberson, Jr.
Roberson Financial Services

Robert L. Driskill, MD
Oakwood Radiotherapy, PLLC

Daniel R. Taylor
Kidd's Services

Robert L. Hiller
Commercial Glass & Plastics, Inc.

Randall T. Trost
Attorney At Law


Edward R. Turner
New York Life Insurance




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