WILLIAMSBURG, Va., November 3, 2015 – Allan Finger of Williamsburg and James White Rawles, Jr., M.D., of Virginia Beach have been elected to the Board of Directors of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, Inc., 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.
Mr. Finger is an associate with Vickerman and Associates, consulting in strategic port design and commercial port market forecast and analysis, and is an executive partner with the Master of Business Administration program at the College of William and Mary. He held senior management positions in the consumer electronics industry for more than 30 years. Mr. Finger has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Denison University and an MBA from Michigan State University.
Dr. Rawles is a practicing gastroenterologist and is on the medical staff of Virginia Beach General Hospital. He is active in the management of family farms in Southampton and Mecklenburg counties and in working with the Nature Conservancy to re-establish the longleaf pine in southeastern Virginia. Dr. Rawles received a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Virginia and master’s and medical doctor degrees from the Medical College of Virginia.