University of Virginia

Reiss, CW board happy with changes, direction

The Richmond Times Dispatch described Thomas Farrell, Dominion Energy chairman and CEO, this way: “When a powerful group of Virginia lawmakers in charge of the state budget sat down for dinner in the University of Virginia’s Rotunda in late June, its first course arrived with greetings from Thomas F. Farrell II, ... He reminded its members that the university’s bicentennial celebration would begin this fall, including a major fundraising campaign that he will lead.”

Farrell was also chairman of Colonial Williamsburg Foundation and chairman of the search committee when it hired Mitchell Reiss as President and CEO of the Foundation. He replaced longtime President and CEO Colin...