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communications executive

James Vanderburgh Shircliff, American Communications executive ( ind: service)communications executive. member Govs; member City of Lynchburg Keep Lynchburg Beautiful Commn; member nat; member president' coun; member Va-Israel Commn.

Background

Shircliff, James Vanderburgh was born on December 11, 1938 in Vincennes, Indiana, United States. Son of Thomas Maxwell and Martha Bayard (Somes) Shircliff.

Education

AB, Brown University, 1961. Postgraduate, University Virginia, 1964.

Career

Assistant general manager Pepsi Cola Allied Bottlers, Inc., Lynchburg, Virginia, 1964-1965. General manager First Colony Canners, Inc., Lynchburg, 1965-1966. Vice president, divisional coordinator Pepsi Cola Allied Bottlers, Inc., Lynchburg, 1966-1968, vice-president, director personnel, 1968-1970.

Vice president, general manager Global Corporate Challenge Beverages, Inc., Lynchburg, 1970-1974, group vice president Virginia, 1974-1975. Corporation vice president General Cinema Corporation, Beverage Division, Lynchburg, 1976-1977. Owner/manager WLLL-AM, WGOL-FM, Lynchburg, 1977-1986.

President Jamarbo Corporation, 1977-1988. Chairman of the Board SignWaves, Inc., president, The ShircliffPrtnshp., Ltd., WRVX-FM radio, presidential interchange executive, 1975-1976. Executive director National Industrial Energy Council, Department Commerce, Washington, 1975-1976.

Vice president. JOBS, Lynchburg, 1970. Director Center Virginia Health Planning Council, 1974-1975. Member governments Industrial Energy Advisory Council, 1976^.

Director Piedmont county, Boy Scouts American, 1972-1973. Member City of Lynchburg Keep Lynchburg Beautiful Commission, 1974-1975, chairman emergency planning board, 1974-1975, chairman overall economics planning county, 1977-1988. Board directors Lynchburg BroadwayTheatre, 1973-1975, Academy Music, 1973-1974, United Fund, Lynchburg, 1966-1967, Center Virginia Industries, 1971-1972, Virginia Public Telecommunications Council;former trustee Culver Ednl.

Foundation; chairman campaign United Way, 1982,president, 1983. Chairman Citizens for a Clean Lynchburg. Campaign chairman United Way of Control Virginia, director 1996.

Chairman Arts Council Center Virginia, 1990-1993;member of national advisory county United States Small Business Administration, 1990-1993. Past trustee Virginia Episcopalian School. Past member president' county Randolph-Macon Women's College, Center Virginia Community College Foundation Board.

Past member Va-Israel Commission. Director Lynchburg History Foundation, 1996^. Lieutenant (junior grade), United States Navy, 1961-1963.

Membership

Vice president JOBS, Lynchburg, 1970. Director Central Virginia Health Planning Council, 1974-1975. Member Governors Industrial Energy Advisory Council, since 1976.

Director Piedmont council, Boy Scouts American, 1972-1973. Member City of Lynchburg Keep Lynchburg Beautiful Commission, 1974-1975, chairman emergency planning board, 1974-1975, chairman overall economic planning council, 1977-1988. Board directors Lynchburg Broadway Theatre, 1973-1975, Academy Music, 1973-1974, United Fund, Lynchburg, 1966-1967, Central Virginia Industries, 1971-1972, VA. Public Telecomm.

Council; former trustee Culver Educational Foundation. Chairman campaign United Way, 1982, president, 1983. Co-founder, chairman Citizens for a Clean Lynchburg.

Campaign chairman United Way of Central Virginia, Director, 1996. Chairman Arts Council Central Virginia, 1990-1993. Member national advisory council United States Small Business Administration, 1990-1993.

Past trustee Virginia Episcopalian School. Past member president' council Randolph-Macon Women's College, Central Virginia Community College Foundation Board. Past member Va-Israel Commission.

Director Lynchburg History Foundation, 1996-1999. Lieutenant (junior grade) United States Navy, 1961-1963. Member Virginia Soft Drink Association (president 1973-1974), Virginia Pepsi Cola Bottlers Association (president 1970-1973), National, Virginia (director 1974, president 1985-1986) associations broadcasters, Lynchburg Advertising Club (vice president), Virginia Associated Press Broadcasters Association (president), Lynchburg Fine Arts Center (president), Virginia Chamber of Commerce (director 1976-1979), Greater Lynchburg Chamber of Commerce (director, vice president 1973-1974, chairman community appearance task force 1977-1979), Culver Academies Alumni Association (president), Culver Cum Laude Society (award 1996, honorary), Mensa, Boonsboro Country Club, Navy League, The Pavane Club, Knight Sovereign Military Order Malta Federation Association, Rotary (past president, Paul Harris fellow 1982, district governor 1986-1987).

Connections

Married Sally Anne Hoing, June 20, 1964. Children: Thomas, Susan, Anne, Catherine, Caroline.

father:
Thomas Maxwell Shircliff

mother:
Martha Bayard (Somes) Shircliff

spouse:
Sally Anne Hoing

children:
Thomas Shircliff

Susan Shircliff

Anne Shircliff

Catherine Shircliff

Caroline Shircliff