BCA Board of Directors
The Brownsburg Community Association is under the direction of a Board of Directors, consisting of nine members of the association. Board Members serve 3-year terms and are elected by BCA members at the annual meeting in November. Three Board Members are elected each year. Officers are elected by the Board of Directors in January, and current officers are:
John Seigfried, President
Craig Brown, Vice-President
Milton Reid, Treasurer
Leah Beard, Secretary
Other board members include: Chris Beard, Hailey Moore, Julie Fox, Brian Ross, and Bruce Patterson.
Board Meetings: BCA Board meetings are held at the Brownsburg Museum at 7:00 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month, and visitors are welcome to attend.
John Siegfried. John is the new owner of Wade’s Mill and has returned to America with his family after several years abroad. Since it was difficult as a foreigner to participate in community associations he is looking forward to getting to know his neighbors while participating in community events. He lives on Wade’s Mill Loop and is serving on the Board for the 2019 term.
Milton Reid has served on the BCA Board since 2016. He has lived in Brownsburg since 2003. He is retired from a career in accounting and information systems. In addition to BCA, Milton is active in New Providence Presbyterian Church, Brownsburg Ruritan Club and the Rockbridge Choral Society. Milton and his wife Betsy enjoy caring for their home, Sleepy Hollow.
Julie Fox. Julie’s husband grew up in Fairfield, and they moved back to the area 4 years ago after several years overseas. Julie is involved with both the BCA and the Brownsburg Museum. The Brownsburg Museum will re-open in April for Phase II of “With Their Hands.”
Leah Beard. Leah was born and raised in Lumberton, NJ. She attended Delaware Valley University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Counseling Psychology, and also where she met my husband, Chris Beard. She recently graduated from James Madison University with her Masters of Education in College Student Personnel Administration, and is now employed at Blue Ridge Community College fulfilling multiple roles. She is excited to take on this new role as a Board Member of the Brownsburg Community Association.
Bruce Patterson. Bruce moved to Brownsburg from Rockbridge Baths in 1960 and, except for years away at college, lived here until 1978. He recently retired after 39 years as Clerk of the Rockbridge County Circuit Court, and moved back to the “downtown” family house. He enjoys visiting with his three sons and daughters-in-law, and his five grandchildren.
Chris Beard. Chris was born and raised here in Brownsburg. After high school, he went off to Delaware Valley University in Doylestown, Pennsylvania to get his degree in Livestock Management. After graduation, Chris moved back to Brownsburg with his wife, Leah Beard. He works in Raphine on Virginia Tech’s Cyrus McCormick Farm, and also looks forward to serving on the Brownsburg Community Association Board.
Hailey Moore. Some know Hailey Jo Moore as Jobe. She moved to Brownsburg about six years ago, and is currently in her third year at Rockbridge County High School. She is the treasurer of the Venturing Crew through the Boy Scouts of America, and also a member of Adventures with the Girl Scouts. She also looks forward to serving her community on the Brownsburg Community Association Board.