Moton Council

The Moton Council is the Museum’s operations and community engagement board.  Call (434) 315-8775 x 3 to build with the Moton Museum.


Dorothy Holcomb, Chair
Representing Prince Edward County Students, 1959-1964

The Honorable A.D. “Chuckie” Reid, Vice Chair
Representing Town of Farmville

Cynthia L. Johnson, Secretary & Resources Chair

Sherry Swinson, Governance Chair
Representing Longwood University

Joy Cabarrus Speakes, Development Chair
Moton Council Representative to the Board of Trustees

J. Michael Utzinger, Programs Chair
Representing Hampden-Sydney College


Magi Van Eps 
Representing Virginia’s Crossroads

Dr. Barbara Johnson
Representing Prince Edward County Public Schools

Edwilda Allen Isaac
Representing Martha E. Forrester Council of Women (Moton’s founders)

Dennis Brown 
Representing Centra Southside Community Hospital

The Honorable Jerry Townsend 
Representing Prince Edward County

John Melton
Representing Fuqua School

Joy Stump
Representing Farmville Area Chamber of Commerce

Dr. Wendy Lyle-Jones 
Representing Prince Edward County Branch NAACP

Grace Moton

Melvin Nunnally

The Reverend Tom Robinson

Charles Taylor

Beatrice White

The Honorable Megan Clark 

Eboni Lee

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