Your first stop for “Anything SMLA” is to call
or visit our Office Manager, Ms. Teresa Picking.

Phone: 540-719-0690

Office Address:
400 Scruggs Rd Suite 2100
Moneta, VA 24121

(On the backside/lower level from Old Oak Cafe)

Ms. Picking mans the SMLA office three times per week, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 am to 5 pm. On Monday and Friday an SMLA volunteer mans the office and can relay messages to Ms. Picking or one of the Board members.  Feel free to stop by and ask questions!

Board of Directors

Lorie Smith: President

James Colby: Vice President

Diana Shoudel: Corporate Secretary

John Rupnik: Treasurer

Chris Bechtler

Victor Clarke: Clarke, Inc    

Gale Easter: Roanoke River Valley Log Homes

Bob Hastings

Tom Hofelich

Neil Holthouser: AEP

Brian Key: Bedford Regional Water Authority  

Patrick Massa  

Michael McCord   

Michael McEvoy: Western Virginia Regional Water Authority                   

Doug Pafford

Charles Sinex

David Smitherman: Pittsylvania County Administrator

Randy Stow

Edgar Tuck: Bedford County Supervisor


Committee Chairs and Contact Information:

Environmental Education:

  • Adult and Youth Education –Vacant
  • Buffer Landscaping – Bob Hastings; 919-607-3858;
  • Septic Systems and Well Education – Bill Timmins; 540-484-3415;

Invasive Species:

Lake Cleanup: Lorie Smith; 540-649-0767;

Lake Council: Jim Colby; 703-862-1116;

Marketing: Victor Clarke; 434-847-5561;

Membership: Gale Easter; 540-420-0338;

Save Our Streams: Geoff Orth;

Vessel Pumpout: Randy Stow; 540-588-0270;

Water Level Monitoring: Chuck Sinex; 540-719-2125;

Water Quality Monitoring: Michael McCord; 540-488-2646;

Water Safety Council: Pat Massa; 717-870-1276;

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