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Town Council

The Town Council is the governing body for the Town and is elected by the citizens of the Town. The Grottoes Town Council consists of seven members, the Mayor and six Councilperson(s). The Council members serve a staggered term of four years and the Mayor serves a two year term. The Mayor conducts the meetings and only votes in the event to break a tie. Each Council member chairs a designated committee and serves on two other committees.

The Town Council meets the second Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers of the Grottoes Town Hall.

 

Mayor Emily Holloway

Address: 1001 Holly Avenue, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 249-0814
First elected: 2013
Committees: Chairman of the Personnel, Fire and Police Protection Committee and serves on the Finance Committee and Special Events Committee.
Current term expires: 2018
Education: Fort Defiance High School, Bridgewater College BS, Shenandoah University MEd
Volunteer: Grottoes Volunteer Fire Department, National Alternative Education Association

David Raynes 

Address: 404 16th Street, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 249-4756
First elected: 1998
Committees: Chairman of the Streets and Street Lights Committee and serves on the  Finance Committee and Personnel, Fire and Police Protection Committee.
Current term expires: 2018
Education: Montevideo High School
Volunteer: Mt. Horeb Presbyterian Church, Girl Scouts Troop #597 & 571

 

Majorie Funk

Address: 103 Caverns Blvd., Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 249-4583
First Elected: 2007
Committees: Chairman of the Finance Committee and serves on the Special Events Committee and Water and Sewer Committee.
Current term expires: 2018
Education: Madison College
Volunteer: Grottoes Branch Library

 

Mark Sterling 

Address: 701 Forest Avenue, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone:
First elected: 2001
Committees: Chairman of the Park, Recreation and Public Facilities Committee and serves on the Personnel, Fire and Police Protection Committee and Streets and Street Lights Committee.
Current term expires: 2018
Education: Edgewood Senior High School
Volunteer: Grottoes Little League, Mt. Olive Church of the Brethren, AD for the Forestry Department, C.E.M. International,    

Mark Keeler 

Address: 700 Edgewood Street, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 249-5988
First elected: 2013
Committees: Chairman of the Ordinance, Health and Properties Committee and serves on the Streets and Street Lights Committee and Parks, Recreation and Public Facilities Committee.
Current term expires: 2020
Education:
Volunteer: Serves on the Grottoes Planning Commission and is a member of the Grottoes Ruritan Club  

Tim Leeth

Address: 1001 Riverside Avenue, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 820-3620
First elected: 2017
Committees: Chairman of the Special Events Committee and serves on the Water and Sewer Committee and Ordinance, Health and Property Committee
Current term expires: 2020
Education:  Spotswood High School, Eastern Mennonite University BS 
Volunteer: National MS Society

Joshua Bailey

Address: 409 17th Street, Grottoes, VA 24441
Phone: (540) 476-2857
First elected: 2017
Committees: Chairman of the Water and Sewer Committee and serves on the Ordinance, Health and Property Committee and Parks, Recreation and Public Facilities Committee.
Current term expires: 2020
Education: Fort Defiance High School 
Volunteer:  Member of the Grottoes Volunteer Fire Department    
 

The information contained on this page is for general purposes only and may not contain the most current information. For answers to more specific questions or concerns, or to receive the latest information possible, please contact the Town office at 540-249-5896.