Gov. Appoints Ragon to JMU Board of Visitors
JUNE 15, 2018 — Maggie Ragon, commissioner of revenue for the City of Staunton, has been appointed to the James Madison University (JMU) Board of Visitors by Gov. Ralph Northam.
The governor announced appointments to Virginia education agencies and public university boards on Wednesday.
Ragon has served as Staunton’s commissioner of revenue since 2006, elected in 2005, 2009, 2013 and 2017. She earned her master commissioner of revenue certification from the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service in 2009. She is currently serving as president of the Commissioners of Revenue Association of Virginia.
Ragon earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration in marketing at JMU in 1982 and a master’s degree in business administration at Middle Tennessee State University in 1991.
“It is an honor and a privilege to serve my alma mater and Governor Northam as a member of the Board of Visitors,” she said. “I look forward to engaging with university leadership in continuing the mission of JMU to prepare students to become the leaders of the future.”
Ragon also serves as Staunton’s representative to the Shenandoah Valley Regional Airport Commission and as a member of the Rotary Club of Staunton-Augusta County.
She begins a four-year term on the JMU Board of Visitors July 1.
Commissioner of Revenue