Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II approved the nomination of local resident Virginia Snyder Lee as a member of the Most Venerable Order of St. John on September 4, 2017. Lee was invested Saturday, October 21, at the USA Investiture ceremony at the Washington National Cathedral in DC. Escorted by a Vestry Marshall Lee was presented with the Cross of the Order by the Prior, the Order Chancellor and the Prior Chancellor. The day ended with a black tie banquet and dancing at the Omni Shoreham. Lee will join the Richmond Chapter with other local members Joseph Burkart and Cynthia Jarboe.
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