Rockbridge Area Recreation Organization Board


District Member Address Contact Information Term Expires
Buffalo Leslie Ayers
PO Box 661
Lexington, Virginia 24450

Kerrs Creek Chris Cartwright 17 Spring Hill Lane
Lexington, Virginia 24450
540-464-1554 H
540-461-0113 C
Natural Bridge David W. Hinty, Jr. 933 Falling Spring Road
Glasgow, Virginia 24555
540-784-0709 C 6/30/2025
South River Joey Jones 284 Steels Fort Road
Raphine, Virginia 24472
540-377-5544 H
540-290-8088 C
South River Shan Watkins 65 Donaldsburg Lane
Fairfield, Virginia 24435
540-810-2670 C 6/30/2023


  • The first Wednesday monthly (except July) at 7 p.m.
  • Lexington City Hall
    Community Meeting Room
    300 E. Washington St.
    Lexington, Virginia  24450


Beverly McGee

About the Board

This Board is responsible for overseeing the operations of the Rockbridge Area Recreational Organization (RARO). RARO is a regional sports and recreation organization that serves the Cities of Lexington and Buena Vista, we well as Rockbridge County. Members serve four-year terms.


Five members appointed by Magisterial District as tradition.