WILLIAMSBURG, Va., June 28, 2012 – Virginia Senator Ryan T. McDougle of Mechanicsville and Delegate Christopher P. Stolle of Virginia Beach have joined the Board of Trustees of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, a state agency that operates Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums and conducts outreach education programs in public schools across Virginia. Both legislators were appointed from their respective chambers in the Virginia General Assembly.
Representing the Fourth District, Senator McDougle has served in the Virginia Senate since 2006 and is chairman of the Senate Rules Committee. He served in the House of Delegates from 2002 to 2005. Senator McDougle operates a private law practice and, prior to holding elected office, was a prosecutor with the Hanover County Commonwealth’s Attorney Office. He earned a juris doctorate from the College of William and Mary Law School.
A medical doctor and retired Naval officer, Delegate Stolle is currently vice president of medical affairs at Riverside Regional Medical Center. He was elected to the House of Delegates in 2009 to represent the 83rd District. In addition to his medical degree, Delegate Stolle holds a master’s degree in business administration from the College of William and Mary.
Senator McDougle succeeds Frederick M. Quayle, and Delegate Stolle succeeds William R. Janis on the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation board, which is comprised of General Assembly members, state officials, and gubernatorial and board appointees.