WILLIAMSBURG, Va. February 12, 2015 – T.J. Cardwell of Williamsburg and Terry E. Hall, Brian K. Skinner and Alexis Swann of Yorktown have been elected to the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc., Board of Directors. The Foundation, Inc., is a not-for-profit entity that coordinates fundraising to benefit programs of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, a Virginia state agency that administers Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums.
Before retiring to Williamsburg, Ms. Cardwell served 33 years in the Senior Executive Service with the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C. She currently serves on the boards of directors of the Bruton Parish Endowment, Muscarelle Museum of Art Foundation and Governor’s Land Foundation. She is chair of the Muscarelle board Development Committee and co-chair of the Muscarelle’s 2015 Wine & Run for the Roses.
Mr. Hall is chief compliance officer/senior vice president – government affairs at Ferguson Enterprises, Inc., in Newport News, were he has worked since 1986. He is a member of the American, Virginia and Newport News Bar Associations and serves on the Virginia Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, Colonial Williamsburg National Advisory Council, and William & Mary Law School Foundation Board of Directors.
Mr. Skinner is president of TowneBank Peninsula/Williamsburg. He joined TowneBank in 2007 after 16 years in senior leadership positions with a national bank. Mr. Skinner is chairman of the United Way of the Virginia Peninsula Board of Directors and serves on the boards of the Hampton Roads Economic Development Authority, Children’s Health System, Greater Peninsula NOW and An Achievable Dream, Inc. He is past president of the Virginia Living Museum Board of Trustees.
With more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry, Ms. Swann is the Wells Fargo business banking manager for the eastern region of Virginia and Peninsula market president. She is a member of the Christopher Newport University School of Business Advisory Board, the Newport News Police Foundation board and Delta Sigma Theta, a public service sorority. In past years, she has served on the boards of Peninsula Habitat for Humanity, Virginia Kids Eat Free and the Urban League Guild. An advocate for youth and financial literacy, she is a volunteer and guest speaker at fairs, schools and expos across the eastern United States.