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Board of Game and Inland Fisheries

Ben J. Davenport, Jr.

Ben J. Davenport, Jr., is the Chairman of First Piedmont Corporation, a regional waste hauling and disposal company, and Davenport Energy, a regional petroleum supplier. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research and the Virginia Early Childhood Foundation. Mr. Davenport sits on the Board of American National Bank and Trust and of Boxley Materials. A graduate of Hargrave Military Academy and Virginia Tech, Mr. Davenport resides in Pittsylvania County, Virginia. His local volunteer commitments include serving on the Boards of Hargrave Military Academy, the Danville Regional Foundation, and the Future of the Piedmont Foundation. He is a former Rector of the Board of Visitors of Virginia Tech.