About Us

Our Mission
The mission of the Senior Statesmen of Virginia is to enable seniors to identify and articulate their viewpoints on the issues affecting all the citizens of Virginia; to encourage knowledge of and active participation in the legislative process of government; to disseminate information about the social, governmental and educational institutions, to prepare resolutions stating positions on member selected issues for distribution to appropriate public officials.

What We Offer:

– Candidate forums
– Expert speakers
– Wide range of views
– Real questions, real answers
– Sharing thoughts with others
– Resolved to be heard


2020 Officers & Board of Directors:

Jeff Gould President
Sylvia Gillespie Vice President & Program Committee Chair
Grant Brownrigg Secretary
Jim Peterson Treasurer
Rich DeMong Immediate Past President
Bob McGrath Director
Bonnie Brewer Director
Sue Friedman Director
Joyce Lewis Director
Peyton Williams Director


SSV History and Bylaws

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