Executive Committee

2018-2019 Leadership

On January 4, CCDC membership elected the “Change Slate” as the new leadership. Congratulations!

CCDC’s Executive Committee is composed of 6 voting members: Chair, 1st Vice Chair, 2nd Vice Chair, Treasurer, Secretary, and Web Manager. Subcommittee chairs also have speaking privileges at executive committee meetings.

Chair – Ben Hixon


1st Vice Chair


2nd Vice Chair – Laura Bynum


Laura – first and foremost, a farm girl – is a published author with a Master’s in Communications. Back in her home state of Illinois, she was tapped to build corporate departments and helmed her own Public Relations Consultancy. It’s been 10 years since Laura and her family moved here, and she’s looking forward to contributing her skills to CCDC’s enthusiastic and inclusive community outreach

Treasurer – Pam Novy


Clinical psychologist, veteran who has served in Iraq and Afghanistan, and former executive director of Virginia NORML, Pam Novy will bring her executive, fundraising, and policy experience to the CCDC.

Secretary – Meroë Dawson


Longtime Culpeper resident and Culpeper County Public Schools employee, Meroë brings her enthusiasm and passion to the the party. 

Web Manager




Subcommittee Chairs

Events Subcommittee David Reuther 2dreuther@gmail.com
Precinct Ops Subcommittee Mike McClary trpablkhrs@gmail.com