Past Section Advisers

The following lists include the names and home lodges of advisers appointed to serve at the section level for sections comprised of Virginia-based lodges. Generally speaking, all Virginia-based lodges (i.e., those lodges and councils headquartered in a Virginia city) have been grouped into the same section, with an exception in the 1990s.

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SR-7A Section Advisers (1997-)

Section YearSection AdviserAssociate
Section Adviser(s)
Section Staff Adviser
2017-2018John "J.T." Thomas - 3W. Scott Smith - 161
A.J. Kelly - 349
Matt Dale - 258
2016-2017Mike White - 258
John "J.T." Thomas - 3
John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
Michael Hesbach - 258
2015-2016Mike White - 258John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2014-2015Mike White - 258John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2013-2014Mike White - 258John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2012-2013Mike White - 258John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2011-2012Mike White - 258John "J.T." Thomas - 3
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2010-2011Mike White - 258Ben Mathis - 276
W. Scott Smith - 161
William "Bill" Givler, IV - 3
2009-2010Herb Smith - 333Ben Mathis - 276
Mike White - 258
Ken Lyons - 161
2008-2009Herb Smith - 333Ben Mathis - 276Ken Lyons - 161
2007-2008Herb Smith - 333Kevin Bezy - 161Ken Lyons - 161
2006-2007Herb Smith - 333n/aKen Lyons - 161
2005-2006Herb Smith - 333n/aKen Lyons - 161
2004-2005David Beedie - 349Herb Smith - 333Marshall Steinmann - 333
2003-2004David Beedie - 349Herb Smith - 333Marshall Steinmann - 333
2002-2003David Beedie - 349Herb Smith - 333George Carlson - 3
2001-2002David Beedie - 349n/aGeorge Carlson - 3
2000-2001David Beedie - 349n/aCraig Depuy - 333
1999-2000David Beedie - 349n/aCraig Depuy - 333
1998-1999Larry Leach - 161n/aCraig Depuy - 333
1997-1998Larry Leach - 161n/aMichael Wright - 3

SR-7 Section Advisers (1994-1997)

Section YearSection Adviser
1996-1997Larry Warlick - 70
1995-1996Larry Warlick - 70
1994-1995Larry Warlick - 70

SR-6B Section Advisers (1993-1997)

Section YearSection Adviser
1996-1997Larry Leach - 161
1995-1996Richards "Doc" Miller -258
1994-1995Richards "Doc" Miller -258
1993-1994Richards "Doc" Miller -258

SR-6 Section Advisers (1993)

Section YearSection Adviser
1993Howard Olson - 111

SE-8 Section Advisers (1983-1993)

Section YearSection Leader/AdviserSection Adviser/Staff Adviser
1992-1993Richards "Doc" Miller -258
1991-1992Richards "Doc" Miller -258
1990-1991Richards "Doc" Miller -258
1989-1990D.W. "Si" Simons - 349
1988-1989D.W. "Si" Simons - 349
1987-1988D.W. "Si" Simons - 349
1986-1987D.W. "Si" Simons - 349
1985-1986D.W. "Si" Simons - 349
1984-1985D.W. "Si" Simons - 349Mike Evans
Dan Duggins
1983-1984Tommy ThompsonNorm Schaefer

SE-1 Section Leaders & Advisers (1973-1982)

Section YearSection Leader (volunteer)Section Adviser (professional)
1982Pete Price - 12Earl Black - 3
1981-1982Pete Price - 12Earl Black - 3
1980-1981Pete Price - 12Earl Black - 3
1979-1980Pete Price - 12Earl Black - 3
1978-1979Pete Price - 12William Brackett - 483
1977-1978Bob Alvis - 3William Brackett - 483
1976-1977Bob Alvis - 3William Brackett - 483
1975-1976Bob Alvis - 3William Brackett - 483
1974-1975Bob Alvis - 3William Brackett - 483
1973-1974Bob Alvis - 3William D. Dillard - 349

Area III-C Leaders & Advisors (1953-1972)

YearArea Leader (volunteer)Area Advisor (professional)
1972Bob AlvisVern LaBarre
1971Bob AlvisVern LaBarre
1970Bob AlvisVern LaBarre
1969Bob AlvisVern LaBarre
1968Bob AlvisVern LaBarre
1967Ray GarrabrandtJames Harney
1966Ray GarrabrandtJames Harney
1965Ray GarrabrandtJames Harney
1964Ray GarrabrandtJames Harney
1963Ray GarrabrandtJames Harney
1962Ray GarrabrandtWilliam Gleason
1961Ray GarrabrandtWilliam Gleason
1960Ray GarrabrandtWilliam Gleason
1959Ray GarrabrandtWilliam Gleason
1958Ray GarrabrandtWilliam Gleason
1957Edgar SpeightGene Bowden
1956Edgar SpeightGene Bowden
1955Horace ColemanHarold Pace
1954Horace ColemanHarold Pace
1953Horace ColemanHarold Pace

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