RCC Board of Governors 2017 Preference Poll Results

Oct 31, 2017

RCC Board of Governors 2017 Preference Poll Results (PDF)

RESTON, VA – At the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors’ meeting on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, Supervisor Catherine M. Hudgins requested and the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors approved appointment of three Reston residents to the nine-member Reston Community Center Board of Governors. The three-year terms for William J. Keefe, William Penniman and Vicky Wingert will begin on November 6, 2017 and will expire in 2020. Their appointments are based on the results of the Annual Preference Poll for Reston Community Center’s Board of Governors positions, which was held in September.
Voting in the 2017 Reston Community Center Preference Poll concluded at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, September 29. Counting was conducted by Votenet Solutions’ eBallot – a secure online voting platform. Votenet Solutions is an independent contractor providing the electronic and mail-in ballot processing. The League of Women Voters of Fairfax verified and entered ballots dropped in the voting boxes at RCC facilities into the electronic voting website. A total of 1,414 valid ballots were cast in this year’s poll. Vote tallies by candidate were as follows:

  • William J. Keefe 1,169
  • William Penniman 1,112
  • Vicky Wingert 1,285

William J. Keefe has served on the RCC Board of Governors from 2008-13 and 2014-2017. He is involved with many community organizations, including serving on the Reston Association Board of Directors (2005-08), the Reston Planning & Zoning Committee (1997-2002) and volunteering with Reston Youth Basketball and Cornerstones. He is a Best of Reston awardee (2017).

William Penniman has served on the RCC Board of Governors for approximately 10 years, including in leadership positions such as Secretary and Treasurer. He was RCC's representative on the Reston Master Plan Special Study Task Force and is a member of the Reston Planning & Zoning Committee.

Vicky Wingert has been a Reston resident since 1973 and has been active in many community organizations, including two terms on the RCC Board of Governors. She has also served as Reston Association’s Day Camp Director, Open Space Director and CEO, as well as president of RA’s Board of Directors. She is a former president of the Reston Historic Trust and was a Best of Reston awardee in 2000 and 2017.

About Reston Community Center
Each year RCC offers more than 2,000 positive, self-development experiences that enhance the quality of life for all people living and working in Reston. RCC provides a wide range of programs in arts, aquatics, enrichment, fitness and life-long learning. We also create and sustain community traditions through special events, outreach activities and facility rentals. To find the programs or events that are right for you, visit www.restoncommunitycenter.com or call 703-476-4500.

Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs, services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request. For further information, contact Reston Community Center at 703-476-4500, TTY 711, or visit www.restoncommunitycenter.com. Reston Community Center is located at 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston, VA 20191. Reston Community Center is completely accessible to persons with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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