Board of Directors
John B. Adams, Jr. , Emeritus
John B. Adams Jr. is President, CEO and director of Bowman Companies, a private real estate holding company in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He is also Chairman of Fauquier Bankshares, Inc., a community bank in Warrenton, Virginia, where he has been a director since 2003. He is also a member of the board of Universal Corporation, headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. Universal, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is the world's leading leaf tobacco merchant and processor. He is a member of the Audit and Finance Committees. Mr. Adams serves as Chairman of the National Theatre Corporation in Washington, DC and is a former Trustee of the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Virginia Historical Society. He received his Bachelor of Arts from the Virginia Military Institute and JD from Washington and Lee University School of Law. Mr. Adams is Chairman of the Board of the George C. Marshall Foundation.