Residence:     Tuckahoe District
Telephone:    (home) 804-288-5451
Family:         Married to (former) State Delegate John M. O'Bannon, III, M.D.
                Children are all adults and graduates of Henrico County Public Schools -- Douglas Freeman High School
Education:       Virginia Commonwealth University, B.S., Secondary Education
                        University of Oxford, England; Certificate of Attendance
                        Virginia Polytechnic and State University (Virginia Tech); Certified Planning Commissioner
Civic Involvement:
        Native of Richmond, Virginia, and lifetime resident of the Richmond metropolitan area
        Resident of Henrico County since 1971
        Elected Member of the Henrico County Board of Supervisors since November, 1995
                Chairman, Henrico County Board of Supervisors, 1999, 2004, 2010, 2014, 2017, 2022
                Vice-Chair, Henrico Board, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2009, 2013, 2017, 2021
                Henrico County Audit Committee, 2005 - present
        Chair, 2011 Commemoration Advisory Committee/Henrico County 400th Commemoration (2008-2011)
Local Government Advisory Committee to the Chesapeake Bay Program -- Chair 2000-2002, Executive Committee 2000-2002, Member 1998 to 2002
Virginia Coalition for Open Government (Freedom of Information) -- 2008-present
Virginia State Board of Health, Member -- 2022- present
Virginia State Building Code Technical Review Board, Member -- 1997 - 2020
Virginia Interoperability of Emergency Communications (statewide), Executive Committee; Policy Committee 2007-2015
Virginia Workforce Council, Member -- 1999 to 2003; 2021-today
Virginia State Executive Council for Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth and Families 2012-2015
Virginia Natural Resources Leadership Institute (VNRLI); Graduate 2002
Richmond Regional Planning District Commission (PlanRVA) -- Member 1996 to present; Executive Committee 1996 - 2011
Richmond Area Metropolitan Planning Organization/Metropolitan Transportation Organization -- Member 1996 - currently, member of Executive Committee; Chair in 2000 and 2010; Chair- 2018-19
Metropolitan Richmond Air Quality Committee -- Chair, 2005 - present
Bon Secours St. Mary's Hospital Community Advisory Board - Member, January 2015 - 2019
Leadership Metro Richmond (LMR) Class of 1998
Greater Richmond Partnership- 2012-current; Chair, 2014-2015
Capital Region Airport Commission- 2012- Dec. 2021; Vice-Chairman, 2017-2019; Chair 2019-2021
National Association of Counties:
Large Urban County Caucus Steering Committee; Vice-Chair 2001-2005; Member currently
NACo Telecommunications & Technology Steering Committee, 2003-2007; Member 2000 to present; Vice-Chair, 2014- 2019
Virginia Association of Counties:
VACo Telecommunications and Utilities Committee; Chair 2004 to 2008, Member 1998 to present
VACo Executive Committee; Representative, District 3; 2010-2016; 2022- present
VACo Nominating Committee, 2002 to 2012
Virginia Municipal League:
VML Environmental Quality Policy Committee; 1996 to 2012
VML Executive Committee, 2006-2011
Henricus Foundation; Founding Member; Board of Trustees, 1985 to present
Asian-American Society of Central Virginia, Member 2000 - 2019
Senior Connections Board of Directors; 2001-2004
Virginia Health Quality Center (VHQC), Board of Directors, 2002-2006
River Road Hills Neighborhood Association, President 1981-1983 and 1995-1996; Member, 1978-present
River Road Church (Baptist); Member 1980 to present; Deacon 2006-2009; 2012-2015
Richmond Academy of Medicine Alliance; Member 1980 to present; Chairman, Benefit Antiques Show 1988
Commonwealth Parenting Center speaker: Violence on View -- How Violence in the Media Impacts our Children 1989 to 1991
    Winner ---Good Housekeeping Magazine's "Women in Government" Award, July 2000 (through Rutgers University's Center for American Women and Politics, Partnership for Trust in Government and the Ford Foundation) for work on Henrico County's Domestic Violence Team Initiative -- 1996 to present (nominated by Virginians for Integrity in Government)
    Winner --- YWCA 2001 Outstanding Women Awards for Government/Politics
    Winner --- Richmond Magazine "Richmond's Best and Worst", August 2007 issue -- Object of Our Affection #11: Pat O'Bannon (for work on cost of land purchases for Henrico County)
    Winner --- National Association of Counties' "Brilliant Idea" Award for Interactive Town Meetings on-line, 2017
Professional History:
Former English teacher, Douglas Freeman High School
Former Community News Editor, Richmond Suburban Newspapers
Former Development Associate, Central Virginia's Public Broadcasting
Professional Memberships:
Virginia Government Communicators Association
Virginia Press Women's Association
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