Newport News Green Foundation elects Jim Erickson to board

NEWPORT NEWS, VA –  At its February 14, 2018 meeting, the Newport News Green Foundation elected Jim Erickson to its board.   Jim is an environmental engineering manager at Newport News Shipbuilding.  A Minnesota native, he holds a bachelor’s degree in construction management from North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota and a master’s in business administration from Regis University … Read More

Newport News Green Foundation elects new members/officers to board

NEWPORT NEWS, VA –  The Newport News Green Foundation elected new board members and officers at its final meeting in 2017.  Shown from left to right are special advisor Flora Chioros, board member Macon Whitson, new member Holly Kidd, property committee chair John Scruggs, IV, resource committee chair Ruth Deibler, president Sharyn Fox, secretary Alex Stern, board member Michael Poplawski, … Read More

Newport News Green Foundation awards 2017 Green Awards

  NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The Newport News Green Foundation is proud to announce the following businesses as the 2017 Green Award Winners: South District:  St. James Terrace Apartments Central District:  W.J. Smith and Son Funeral Home North District:  CarMax Auto Superstore Maintenance Award:  Colony Animal Hospital In 2008, the Board of Directors of the Newport News Green Foundation established … Read More

Newport News Green Foundation acquires 20th property

NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The Newport News Green Foundation, a nonprofit that works to enhance the quality of life in Newport News though the preservation of green space, recently closed on its twentieth property. Located at 1351 39th Street, the .21 acre parcel sits at the Newport News/Hampton City boundary. “We spent a lot of time discussing with the people … Read More

Newport News Green Foundation welcomes three new board members

NEWPORT NEWS, VA – The Newport News Green Foundation announces the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors. Joining the board are Lindsey Carney, Dan Chenoweth, and Marvin Harris. Lindsey Carney is a partner with Patten, Wornom, Hatten & Diamonstein, L.C. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Governmental Administration with Concentration in Legal Studies from Christopher … Read More