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Margaret P. Forehand Stillman, library director. Named Outstanding Young Career Woman Virginia Federation Business and Professional Women's Clubs, 1978, Outstanding Business and Professional Woman, 1993.


Stillman, Margaret P. Forehand was born on November 12, 1951.


Bachelor in Education, University Richmond, 1973. Master of Arts in Education, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1974. Master of Library Science, University Maryland, 1977.


Library. headquarters Chesapeake Library. Systems, 1979-1985, director libraries and research services, since 1985.


Board directors Tidewater American Red Cross, 1980-1983, Western Tidewater Area Health Education Center, since 1980, executive council since 1982. Vice president Virginia Stage Company, 1981-1982, board directors, 1979-1985. Board directors the Planning Council Cultural Alliance of Greater Hampton Roads, since 1985, executive council 1986-1988.

Board directors American Cancer Society Portsmouth-Chesapeake Boards, since 1987, president, since 1991. Member Mayor's Committee on Protocol, 1987, Mayor's Commission on Bicentennial Constitution, 1987. Co-chairman Mayor's Task Force on Library., since 1989, Governor's Rural Economic Development Task Force, 1990-1991.

Member American Library Association (Virginia chair national library week 1985-1986), Virginia Library. Association (coun.mem. 1978-1986, chair Virginia Public Library. section 1978-1979), Virginia State Library.

Board (vice chairman 9186-9187, chairman 1987-1988, chairman building committee since 1988), State Adult Literacy Committee (chairman since 1989), Chesapeake Chamber of Commerce (chairman public relations committee since 1989, planning council, board directors, UVA advisory board, Hampton Roads Board), Daughters of the American Revolution (board directors Chesapeake chapter since 1983).


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, literature, arts.


Married Peter R. Stlliman, February 11, 1995. Children: Lindsay Howell, Walker Harrison.

Peter R. Stlliman

Lindsay Howell Stillman

Walker Harrison Stillman