Broadband Advisory Council

The Broadband Advisory Council was established to help determine the Commonwealth's goals for broadband and how best to achieve them. It is comprised of eleven members: four legislators, two ex-officio members, five citizen members, the Secretary of Technology, and the Secretary of Commerce and Trade.


  • Delegate Kathy Byron (Chair)
  • Senator Frank Ruff (Vice Chair)
  • Delegate James Leftwich
  • Delegate Emily Brewer
  • Delegate Jennifer Boysko
  • Senator Charles Carrico
  • Secretary Bettina Ring
  • Secretary Robert Ball
  • Ray LaMura
  • Jane Dittmar
  • Duront Walton
  • Rosemary Wilson
  • Jimmy Carr  
  • Kristie Helmick Proctor

For meeting minutes and information: