WILLIAMSBURG, Va., October 22, 2015 – Timothy P. Dykstra of Williamsburg was appointed by Virginia Governor Terence R. McAuliffe for a term through June 2019 to the Board of Trustees of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, a Virginia state agency that operates Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums and conducts outreach education programs in public schools across the state.
The governor reappointed Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation Trustees John T. Casteen III of Keswick and Professor Ervin L. Jordan, Jr., of Charlottesville to the board, which is comprised of General Assembly members, state officials, and gubernatorial and board appointees, for terms through June 2019.
Mr. Dykstra, vice president and corporate treasurer of Smithfield Foods, Inc., since 2010, held executive positions at Chrysler for the previous 25 years, including serving as vice president and treasurer from 2000 to 2008. He currently is chairman of the Endowment Board of An Achievable Dream and serves on the Michigan State University Financial Advisory Board. Mr. Dystra earned a master of business administration degree from Wayne State University.
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