Board and Staff
Board of Directors
2012 General Assembly Legislation for the Space Flight Authority states the Authority shall be governed by a board of directors consisting of nine members, two of whom shall be the Secretary of Transportation and the Director of the Virginia Department of Aviation, and the remaining seven shall be appointed by the Governor as follows: one representing the business community; one representing the financial industry; one representing the marketing industry, one representing the legal industry; one representing the research and development industry; and two at-large members.
Aubrey Layne (Virginia Secretary of Transportation), Randy Burdette (Director of the Virginia Department of Aviation), Bill Readdy (Chairman), John R. Broderick (President, Old Dominion University), John Jester, Jack Kennedy, Bittle Porterfield, III, Kay Sears, and Tom Young.
Deputy Executive Director, VCSFA
Zigmond "Zig" Leszczynski
Director of Finance and Contracting
Director of Business Development
757-824-3000 ext. 10