Past Presidents

Each president of the Optimist Club of Lynchburg, VA, typically serves a term of 2 club years (October to September).  Our club recognizes each past president with thanks and appreciation for his or her contribution to the organization's mission and values.

PAST PRESIDENTS INCLUDE:

  • 2014-2016: Jared M. Anderson (Business Incubator Manager, AREVA) - Honor Club President 2015-2016
  • 2012-2014: Alan M. Biggio (Campbell Insurance)
  • 2010-2012: Ash Gorman (Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Virginia)
  • 2008-2010: Eric Chisholm (Harris Corporation) - Honor Club President 2008-2009
  • 2006-2008: Wayne Duff (Captain, Lynchburg Police Department) - Honor Club President 2006-2007
  • 2004-2006: Sarah Burnett (President and Chief Investment Officer, MontVue Capital) - Honor Club President 2004-2005
  • 2002-2004: Tom Urtz (Director of Communications and Marketing, Centra Health) - Honor Club President 2002-2003
  • 2001-2002: Jeff Taylor (Director of Public Relations and Web Services, WSET-TV)
  • 1999-2001: Dr. Cheryl Lindeman (Instructor, Central Virginia Governor's School) - Honor Club President 2000-2001
  • 1997-1999: Jeff Taylor (Director of News and Local Programming, WSET-TV)
  • 1995-1997: Martin E. Waltemyer (Vice President, Central Fidelity Bank) - Honor Club President 1996-1997
  • 1993-1995: LuAnn H. Hunt (Recycling Coordinator, City of Lynchburg)
  • 1992-1993: Jeff Taylor (Program Manager, Virginia's Region 2000)
  • 1990-1992: Leigh Drewry (Assistant Commonwealth Attorney, City of Lynchburg)
  • 1989-1990: Dave Weeks (Commander, Lynchburg Police Department)
  • 1987-1989: Joseph M. Seiffert (Chief, Lynchburg Police Department) - Charter Club President + Honor Club President 1987-1988

Optimist Club of Lynchburg
P. O. Box 378
Lynchburg, VA 24505