John M. Higgins

Board of Supervisors
Title: Buffalo District
Phone: 540-460-7079


John M. Higgins Supervisor Higgins began serving on the Board of Supervisors in 2011, and his current term expires 2019. He was elected Chairman in January 2014, January 2015, and January 2016. He was appointed Vice Chairman in January 2017. He is active on the following Board committees: Finance Committee, and Personnel Committee.

Supervisor Higgins’ other government service includes Blue Ridge Court Community Corrections; Maury Service Authority; and the Rockbridge Area Community Services Board.

Supervisor Higgins has been the Superintendent of the Rockbridge Regional Jail since October 3, 2000. He has been an employee at the Rockbridge Regional Jail for 34 years. Supervisor Higgins is married and has three children.
The Buffalo District includes the Communities of Effinger, Fancy Hill, and Collierstown.


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