Town Council Vacancy
Town of Culpeper
400 S. Main Street
Culpeper, VA 22701

Contact: Frank Reaves Jr., Mayor William M. Yowell, Vice Mayor
Phone: (540) 829-8240

Council Members
B. Travis Brown
Jamie Clancey
Pranas A. Rimeikis
Jon D. Russell
Janie Schmidt
Joe Short

May 29, 2024


The Council of the Town of Culpeper is requesting letters of interest from citizens interested in serving their community on the local governing body by filling a vacancy on Town Council. Interested individuals must be residents and qualified voters of the Town of Culpeper. Council members serve at large, representing the entire town, not a specific district.
The appointee will assume office immediately following council’s appointment and taking the oath of office. The appointee will serve until the vacancy is filled by special election ordered by the Circuit Court of Culpeper County. The appointee may run in the special election. The Town Council Member elected at the special election will serve until December 31, 2027.
Anyone interested in serving should submit a Letter of Interest to include sufficient background information that clearly demonstrates your interest in becoming a council member and your capabilities, experience, and belief that you are the best candidate to serve the citizens of the town. Applicants are requested to include contact information including phone number and email address with the Letter of Interest. Applicants are requested to be available at a Special Meeting on Tuesday, June 25, 2024, scheduled for 9:15 a.m. at 803 South Main Street, Culpeper (Economic Development Center) unless notified otherwise.
Letters of Interest must be mailed or delivered to: Mayor Frank Reaves Jr., c/o Ashley R. Clatterbuck, Town Clerk, 400 South Main Street, Suite 105, Culpeper. Letters should be received in the Town Clerk’s Office no later than NOON on June 14, 2024. Emails and facsimiles will NOT be accepted as Letters of Interest.