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WCVE (TV) Founding Board of Directors

WCVE Founding Board of Directors

Executive Officers

  • Thomas Boushall, Chairman – Banker, Bank of Virginia
  • Clarence Manning, President – Retired Executive
  • Mary Anne Franklin, Program Director – Educator
  • Mr. H. Atwood Hitch, VP/Director – Retired Executive
  • W.T. Reed, VP – Larus & Brother Co.
  • Del. J. Sargeant Reynolds, VP/Director – Executive
  • B. W. Spiller, VP/General Manager – Television Executive
  • Fred D. Thompson, VP/Director – Retired Educator
  • Dr. H.I. Willett, VP/Director – Educator
  • Franklin M. Halsey, Treasurer/Director – Banker
  • Evans B. Brasfield, Secretary/Counsel – Attorney

Directors

  • Dr. Roy A. Alcorn – Superintendent of Schools, Chesterfield County
  • M.H. Bell – Superintendent, James City and Williamburg County Schools
  • Samuel M. Bemiss (FitzGerald-"Gerry") – President, VA Skyline Co. (Conservation)
  • Edwin M. Betts, Jr. – Educator, Petersburg High School
  • Sen. Lloyd C. Bird – Phipps and Bird Pharmaceutical
  • Booker T. Bradshaw – Virginia Mutual Life Insurance Company
  • Arthur S. Brinkley, Jr. – Executive
  • Rev. Richard Burke – Department of Education, Diocese of Richmond
  • Melvin W. Burnett – Chesterfield County Board of Supervisors
  • Monroe Bush – Old Dominion Foundation
  • Robert A. Butt – Orange County Public Schools
  • Paul H. Cale – Superintendent, Albemarle County Schools
  • Dr. Charles M. Caravati – Physician
  • Dr. M.L. Carper – Superintendent, City of Lynchburg Schools
  • Leslie Cheek, Jr. – Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • Randolph W. Church – Virginia State Librarian
  • Mrs. W. Hamilton Crockford, III – Richmond School Board
  • Robert P. Daniel – Educator, Virginia State College
  • Frederick Deane, Jr. – Banker, Bank of Virginia
  • Allyn Dillard – Executive, Reynolds Metals
  • Col. Herbert W.K. Fitzroy – Hampden-Sydney College
  • Katherine Flippen – Headmistress, Collegiate School for Girls
  • Donald J. Gonzales – Executive, Colonial Williamsburg
  • Floyd D. Gottwald, Sr. – Executive, Ethyl Corporation
  • H. Hiter Harris, Jr. – Banker, Southern Bank & Trust Co.
  • Pinckney Harrison – Executive, Universal Leaf Tobacco
  • Dr. Thomas M. Hatfield – Educator, John Tyler Community College
  • Dr. Thomas H. Henderson – Educator, Virginia Union College
  • C.F. Hicks – Attorney, Gloucester, VA
  • Edwin Hyde – Retail Executive
  • Herbert W. Jackson, III – Banker
  • Dr. James A. Jones – Union Theological Seminary
  • Mrs. Virginia Jones – Educator, Palmyra Elementary School
  • Del. Edward E. Lane – Attorney, Richmond
  • Dr. Francis G. Lankford – Educator, School of Education, UVA
  • T.G. Layfield – Automobile Executive
  • Henry Leidheiser, Jr. – Scientist, VA Institute for Scientific Research
  • C.T. Lucy – Retired Television Executive
  • Robert T. Marsh, Jr. – Retired Banker
  • Mrs. Madelyn Martin – Educator, Davis Elementary School
  • John D. Meade – Superintendent, Petersburg
  • Dr. G. Tyler Miller – Educator, Madison College, Harrisonburg
  • Dr. George M. Modlin – Educator, University of Richmond
  • George H. Moody – Superintendent, Henrico County Schools
  • Dr. J. Earl Moreland – Educator, Randolph-Macon University
  • Dr. George J. Oliver – Educator, Richmond Professional Institute
  • C. Graham Pembroke – Retired Oil Executive, Kilmarnock
  • Dr. J. Rupert Picott – Virginia Teachers Association
  • Warren R. Pollard – Virginia Transit Company
  • William R. Preston – Television Executive
  • William R. Preston – Television Executive
  • Paul H. Pusey, Jr. – Executive, Richmond Finance Company
  • Walter S. Robertson – Stock Broker
  • Franklin D. Robins – Realtor
  • E. Claiborne Robins – Pharmaceutical Executive
  • B.F. Rogers – Businessman, Louisa
  • Josiah P. Rowe, III – Newspaper Publisher, Fredericksburg
  • Mrs. Dave E. Satterfield, Jr. – Women's Organization Counselor, Miller & Roads
  • Stuart Schumate – Railroad Executive
  • W.H. Schwarzschild, Jr. – Banker, Central National Bank
  • Dr. Edgar F. Shannon, Jr. – University of Virginia
  • Mrs. Eleanor P. Sheppard – Mayor of Richmond
  • Dr. Robert Blackwell Smith, Jr. – Educator, Medical College of VA
  • Charles W. Smith – Superintendent, Hopewell Public Schools
  • J. Guthrie Smith – Realtor Emeritus
  • William F. Stone – Educator
  • Bernard C. Talley – Educator
  • Charles A. Taylor – Life Insurance Company of Virginia
  • William B. Thalhimer, Jr. – Retail Executive
  • Mrs. Frank K. Thompson – Community Volunteer
  • William H. Trapnell – Utility Executive
  • Mr. Jewel W. Tyson – Executive
  • Mrs. Gustav H. Vogel – Community Volunteer
  • Dr. Woodrow W. Wilkerson – State Superintendent of Public Instruction
  • Mr. J. Harvie Wilkinson, Jr. – Banker
  • Dr. John Page Williams – Educator, Richmond
  • Dr. Robert F. Williams – Educator, Richmond
  • Richard W. Wiltshire – Home Beneficial Life Insurance Company
  • Dr. Prince B. Woodward – State Council of Higher Education

*Information based on archival records from 1964-1967. Research is ongoing.