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PLP Alumni News
Sean Kumar (PLP 2005) celebrated America's independence on July 4 by joining the U.S. Army as a First Lieutenant in the JAG Corps. He will be in Charlottesville for 11 weeks for physical and legal training followed by six weeks at Ft. Benning, GA. In December Sean will report for his first duty assignment in Seoul, South Korea. Congratulations Sean!
Robert Hurt (PLP 2000) has won the 5th District Republican Primary tonight. He will face off against incumbent Democratic Congressman Tom Perriello in the November 2010 election.
Scott Rigell (PLP 2005) won the Republican Primary tonight in Virginia's 2nd District. Rigell will face incubent Democratic Congressman Glenn Nye this November.
Eric Gregory (PLP 2007) has been promoted to Assistant Attorney General, Director of Compliance & Special Counsel at the OAG, where he manages and oversee all of the office’s ethics, conflict of interest and freedom of information act compliance, manages appointments of special/outside counsel, and handles some legislative/public policy duties.
Eric will also be a member of an American Council of Young Political Leaders delegation to Israel and the Palestinian Territories from June 17-29 this month. He’ll be meeting with various government, political and public policy leaders from the Israeli and Palestinian Territory governments and agencies and learning more about their political systems, economies, governmental structures and institutions, and cultures.
Matt Charles (PLP 2009) was recently elected President by the Board of the Downtown Danville Association. He'll also be doing some consulting for Danville's Office of Economic Development.
Missy Bell (PLP 2008) has announced that she has a new job- actually working a dual role as Program Associate with the Center for Innovative Technology and Special Assistant to Virginia's Secretary of Technology. Congratulations Missy!
Bo Trumbo (PLP 2009) has been selected by the Virginia Department of Education to serve on the 2010 Standards of Learning Item and Test Review Committe for World History. Congratulations Bo!
Sindy Benavides (PLP 2006), Director of Community Outreach & Voting at the Democratic National Committee, is featured in the Women of the Year April edition of Hispanic Business magazine as a "Woman of Excellence." Congratulations Sindy!
Jeff Britt and his wife January have welcomed baby #4! Luke Charles was born Tuesday, May 4 weighing in at 8lbs 2 oz. Baby, mommy, and the rest of the family are doing great! Congratulations!