Former state senator named to Virginia Board of Health
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has named former state Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple to the Virginia Board of Health. She is regional director for community and member outreach for the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association.
Whipple will fill the seat vacated by Eric Deaton, who resigned to take a position outside of Virginia. She represented the 31st District in the Virginia State Senate from 1996 until her retirement in 2012.
She is currently president of the Alliance for Housing Solutions; vice chair of the Virginia Women’s Monument Commission and a member of the board of trustees of the Arlington Community Foundation.