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Commissioner Linda Virgil

 

  

LINDA VIRGIL

 

Commissioner Linda B. Virgil

Term Expiration:  November 2015

 

Commissioner Virgil has been a resident of Sharpsburg for over twenty years.  She is a dedicated grassroots leader, community activist and advocate.  She has dedicated many hours to serving her community here locally and statewide. She has championed for better educational and recreational opportunities for the children of Sharpsburg.  Commissioner Virgil has fostered civic engagement with voter registration and civic educational workshops.  She is also Founder and Executive Director of Caught Before Fallen, an afterschool program for Sharpsburg children.  Mrs. Virgil has served as a member/liaison of the Sharpsburg's Park and Recreation Committee since 2004. Some of her many notable activities, achievements and record of service are:  AmeriCorps VISTA/Legal Aid, Human Justice Coalition, Board Member NCCARE/NJ-Justice, Guardian Ad-Litem.

Mrs. Virgil is a Member of Showers of Blessings Church where she serves as Lead Sunday School Teacher and as a member of the S.W.A.T. ( Soul Winning Adv. Team) among other acts of service.

Recent Awards include:

  • NC Justice Center's 2005 Grassroots Empowerment Award
  • International Federation of World Peace's 2007 Ambassador of Peace Award

Goals for the Community:

  • Open Government & Integrity
  • Community Pride
  • Business Growth
  • Recreation of our Youth
  • Fair Utility Fees