David Fiske » VFGC Board
The Virginia Forage and Grassland Council is comprised of people dedicated to forages and animal agriculture and their roles in Virginia’s quality of life. We are governed by 12 directors representing farmers and agribusiness and six non-voting technical advisors representing governmental and educational organizations.
Our membership elects Directors for three-year terms. Directors are limited to two consecutive terms. The Council president, secretary and treasurer are elected by the directors. Technical advisors are appointed for three-year terms by the directors. Officers, directors and technical advisors receive no financial compensation for their services.
Board of Directors is made up of 18 members in good standing including 12 elected members (6 industry and 6 producer), then 6 appointed directors serving as technical advisors.
David is a native of Loudoun County, Virginia, David was raised on the family dairy farm near Aldie. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a BS in Agriculture and an MS in Agricultural Economics. He currently serves as the Superintendent of the Virginia Tech Shenandoah Valley Agricultural Research and Extension Center in Steeles Tavern, Virginia.
Treasurer and Registered Agent
6 elected by membership (Article IV Section 1a)
6 elected by membership (Article IV Section 1a)>
6 non-voting Directors – Agricultural Agency Representatives appointed by the Board)
Educational Advisor Representatives
serves as counsel to the Board (appointed by the Board)
April 24 @ 8:00 am - April 25 @ 5:00 pm
May 7 @ 8:30 am - May 8 @ 5:00 pm