Resume of  STRAN L. TROUT

7200 Lakeshore Dr., Quinton, VA 23141-1153
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Born: September 30, 1942, Staunton, Virginia
Resident of New Kent County since 1978

NEW KENT GOVERNMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  New Kent Board of Supervisors 2004-2011, Vice-Chairman 2006, 2011, Chairman 2007
  New Kent County Planning Commission 1992-1999, 2006, 2010,
      Commission Chairman in 1994 and 1995
  New Kent Airport Commission, 2004
  New Kent Educational Foundation 2004-Present
  New Kent Historic Commission 2006-2011
  New Kent Finance Committee 2007
  Chickahominy Health District Advisory Board 2005-2007
  New Kent Public Facilities Authority Thru 2001  
  New Kent County Pari-Mutuel Study Committee 1988-89,
      Secretary and Editor of Report to Board of Supervisors
  New Kent 4-H Advisory Committee Task Force

OTHER GOVERNMENTAL ACTIVITIES
  Virginia Racing Commission, Commissioner, 2012- 
  Live Horseracing Compact, 2014-
 
Secretary of the Commonwealth's Advisory Committee, 1998-2001
  Governor of Virginia's Outreach Network, 1998-2001
  Richmond Regional Planning District Commission
     Represented New Kent County from 1992-1995, 2004-2011, Secretary, 2008-2009,
     Treasurer 2009-2010, Vice-Chairman 2010-2011, Chairman 2011 
  Virginia Association of Planning District Commissions, First Vice-President, 2010-2011
  Metropolitan Planning Organization, 2004-2011, Chairman 2004, Vice-Chairman 2011 
  Capitol Region Collaborative, 2008-2011 
  Virginia Citizens Planning Association (now CPEAV), Board of Directors, 1994-1997
  American Planning Association, 2004-2012


NEW KENT ORGANIZATIONS
  New Kent Republican Committee, 1995-2013, Past Chairman
  Woodhaven Property Owners Association, Past President
  Woodhaven Water Company, Past President
  Providence Forge Ruritan Club
  Providence Forge Recreation Association 
  New Kent Ruritan Club, Past President
  Rotary Club of New Kent, Secretary 
  New Kent County Fair, Past Chairman
  New Kent Chamber of Commerce, Past Secretary
  New Kent Historic Society
  Boy Scouts of America Merit Badge Counselor
  Providence Forge Volunteer Rescue Squad
     Emergency Medical Technician - Cardiac Tech - Intermediate - Life Member

OTHER ACTIVITIES
  Ruritan National Board of Directors 1996-1999
  Association of Virginia Ruritans, 1992-1993 President
  Chesapeake District Ruritan, 1991 District Governor
  Virginia Jaycees, Past Executive National Director for Programming, (Vice-Pres.)
  Virginia Jaycee Foundation, Past President
  Camp Virginia Jaycee, Past Member of Board of Directors
  Richmond Phi Delta Theta Fraternity Alumni Club, Past President
  West End Toastmasters, Past Secretary
  Virginia 4-H Foundation, Board of Trustees 1993-1999
  National Association of Parliamentarians: Member since 1974,
       Professional Registered Parliamentarian Retired
  American College of Parliamentary Lawyers
  American Institute of Parliamentarians
  Third District Republican Committee, Treasurer 2001-2004

  HONORS AND RECOGNITION
 
Planning Leadership Award from the Virginia Chapter
       of the American Planning Association 2010
 
Providence Forge Volunteer Rescue Squad - Life Member 2010 
  Nominee for Environment Virginia Environmental Leadership Award 2008
  Republican Party of Virginia, Certificate of Commendation, 1998
  Who's Who in American Law
  Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America
  Outstanding Young Men of America
  Virginia Jaycee Life Member
  Jaycees International Senator
  Richmond Jaycees Key Man Club
  Ruritan National Tom Downing Fellow
  Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow 

EDUCATION
  Richmond Public Schools, Thomas Jefferson High School 1961
  University of Richmond, BA in Psychology 1971
  T. C. Williams School of Law, University of Richmond, JD 1974
     Admitted to Practice by Supreme Court of Virginia in 1974
     Admitted to Federal Courts including the United States Supreme Court
  Goethe Institute, Germany, German Language 1961
 
Judge Advocates General School, Charlottesville, Government Contracts 1988
  VPI&SU, Planning Commissioner's Certification Program 1992
  Certified Board of Supervisors Chairman Program 2007

PUBLICATIONS
  Parliamentary Procedure Books, A Bibliography, 1st, 2004, published by the National Association of Parliamentarians, 2nd Edition, 2010
  The Order and Course of Passing Bills in Parliament, originally printed in 1641, editor of 2004, 2010 reprints 
  Board Meeting Procedure in Virginia - Formality in Local Government Boards, 2004, published by the Virginia Association of Counties, Updated 2012

  General J. E. B. Stuart's Ride Around the Union Army
, 2012 - The events in New Kent County on June 13, 14, 1862
   Last of the White House, 2012 - The Evacuation and Destruction of White House on the Pamunkey River by the Union Army on June 25-29, 1862
   A Trip Up the Pamunkey River with a Flag of Truce
, 2012 - An Expedition to move Union patients from the Talleysville Hospital on July 11, 1862
   New Kent Courthouse District - from the 17th to the 21st Century
   New Kent History 2013 Calendar  

EMPLOYMENT
  U. S. Small Business Administration: 1974-1995
     District Counsel: 1980-1995
     
Retired: March 30, 1995
     
Headed the Virginia Legal Office specializing in commercial finance.
     Lecturer at Department of Justice, Virginia Bar, and other seminars.

Special Assistant United States Attorney: 1983-1995
     
J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College: 1975-1982
     Instructor in Business Law in the Evening Division

Virginia General Assembly: 1974
     Legislative Assistant to Delegate George N. McMath

Virginia Employment Commission: 1971-1972
     Manpower Research Analyst

U. S. Navy: 1966-1970
   
OTHER INTERESTS
     Underwater Photography
     Parliamentary Procedure
     New Kent History

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