Getting to Know - Priscilla B. Godfrey

Getting to Know - Priscilla B. Godfrey


Priscilla B. Godfrey is the School Board representative for Blue Ridge District.

Name: Priscilla B. Godfrey.

Town/Neighborhood: Philomont, Virginia.

Years in the Community: 27 years.

Occupation/Position: Blue Ridge District School Board representative.

Achievements: Currently serving as chair of the Virginia School Board Association Northeast region Ñ 13 school districts; currently serving as president of the Loudoun Volunteer Financial Council; 2003 Loudoun County Woman of the Year for Youth Advocacy; currently serving as treasurer of the Rotary Club of Purcellville

Family: Married; have three children.

What do you like or dislike about your community?: I like everything about western Loudoun.

Favorite local restaurant/place: Magnolias in Purcellville.

Sports Interests/Activities/Hobbies: Certified quilt judge and quilter.

Community Ties: Member of the Waterford Quilt Guild; the Philomont Ladies Auxiliary; and the Rotary Club of Purcellville.

Community Concerns: Traffic and the location of the western Loudoun high school.

Personal Goals: To continue to serve the thousands of Loudoun County public school students and to find time to pursue my love of quilting.

What community "hidden treasure" should more people know about?: One of the strongest aspects of our community is its service and nonprofit organizations. The Ruritans, Lions, Rotarians, volunteer fire-and-rescue departments and their auxiliaries are constantly on the look-out for ways to serve the community. They not only save us money and time; they also support and nurture the most needy in our community.

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