On June 24, Gov. Bob McDonnell announced appointments to 18 boards and commissions. The appointees include Jeffrey Windland, vice president and assistant treasurer for NVTC member company Orbital Sciences Corporation, who was reappointed to the Virginia Commercial Space Flight Authority (VCSFA).
The VCSFA is a nonprofit organization created in 1995 by the Virginia General Assembly to promote industry and economic development and to enhance scientific and technology education, primarily through the operations of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport (MARS). VCSFA and MARS offer low-cost, safe and reliable space access to commercial, government, scientific and academic users.