Board of Commissioners

CSPDC Commission members are appointed by their respective governing bodies. Each member jurisdiction is entitled to at least one representative on the Commission. Larger communities have several members based upon a board member allocation formula based on population.

CSPDC Commissioners

Augusta County

  • Marshall Pattie, Treasurer, Board of Supervisors*
  • Terry Kelley, Board of Supervisors
  • Vickie Moran, Craigsville Town Council
  • Leslie Tate, Non-Elected Representative

Bath County

  • Edward Hicklin, Board of Supervisors

Buena Vista

  • Bill Fitzgerald, City Council


  • Ted Byrd, City Council*
  • George Hirschmann, City Council
  • Adam Fletcher, Non-Elected Representative

Highland County

  • Kevin Wagner, Vice Chairman, Board of Supervisors*


  • Frank Friedman, Chairman, City Council*

Rockbridge County

  • Jay Lewis, Board of Supervisors
  • Chris Slaydon, Non-Elected Representative

Rockingham County

  • Ned Overton, Timberville Town Council
  • Rick Chandler, Board of Supervisors*
  • Rhonda Cooper, Non-Elected Representative
  • Kim Sandum, Non-Elected Representative


  • Carolyn Dull, City Council*
  • Sharon Angle, Non-Elected Representative


  • Terry Short, City Council*
  • Warren Johnson, Non-Elected Representative

* Denotes Executive Committee



The Charter Agreement was approved September 30, 1969 by the counties of Augusta, Bath, Highland, Rockbridge and Rockingham and the cities of Buena Vista, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Staunton and Waynesboro. 

Charter Agreement


The Bylaws were initially approved July 1, 1976.