Lake Anna Advisory Committee

The Lake Anna Advisory Committee is a joint administrative organization between the Counties of Orange, Spotsylvania, and Louisa, under provisions of Section 15.1-21 of the Code of Virginia, 1950 as amended. The purpose of the Lake Anna Advisory Committee (LAAC) is to address matters of joint interests pertaining to Lake Anna and the adjacent shorelands governed by the surrounding counties.

View the Lake Anna Advisory Committee Bylaws.
View the Cooperative Agreement.
View the most recent "State of the Lake" report.  

Lake Anna Advisory Committee Meetings

Meeting locations rotate between Louisa, Orange, and Spotsylvania Counties. The meeting held each July shall serve as the annual organizational meeting. A meeting schedule for the upcoming year will be determined at the last meeting of each year and will be posted accordingly. For more information or questions regarding the meeting schedule, please contact one of the Lake Anna Advisory Committee's secretaries.
2021 Meeting Dates:

  • January 27, 2022 - Spotsylvania - Rescheduled for February 23, 2022 (Orange County)
  • March 23, 2022 - Louisa
  • May 25, 2022 - Spotsylvania 
  • July 27, 2022 - Orange
  • September 28, 2022 - Louisa
  • November X, 2022 - Spotsylvania (TBD)

All Meetings start at 7:00 PM   

Current Members

Louisa County Citizen Representative
Chris McCotter, Chair
114 Old Quarry Lane
Bumpass, Virginia 23024

 Term Expires: December 31, 2023
Dominion Energy Representative
Sarah Marshall 
Post Office Box 26666
Richmond, Virginia 23261
(804) 814-5448

Spotsylvania County Citizen Representative
Robert Egan
10902 Carlton Drive
Bumpass, Virginia 23024
(540) 878-6669

Term Expires: December 31, 2025
Louisa County Citizen Representative
Richard "Dick" Shrum, Treasurer
334 Anna Highview Drive
Bumpass, Virginia 23024
(540) 872-5409

Term Expires: December 31, 2025
Orange County Citizen Representative
Jeffrey Palmer
PO Box 11
Orange, VA 22960

 Term Expires: August 24, 2024
Spotsylvania County Citizen Representative
Jacob Lane
P.O. Box 99
Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553

Term Expires: March 7, 2023
Spotsylvania County Citizen Representative 
Ann Melle 
9104 Courthouse Road
Spotsylvania, VA 22553

Term Expires : June 30, 2024
Louisa County Board Representative
Duane Adams
P.O. Box 160
Louisa, Virginia 23093
(540) 894-3149

Term Expires: December 31, 2022
 Orange County Board Representative
James "Jim" White
22373 Berry Run Road
Orange, Virginia 22960
(540) 672-1517

Term Expires: December 31, 2025
Spotsylvania County Board Representative
Kevin Marshall
P.O. Box 99
Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553
(540) 755-6087

 Term Expires: January 24, 2023

Louisa County Administrator
Christian Goodwin
P. O. Box 160
Louisa, Virginia 23093
(540) 967-3400

Orange County Administrator
Theodore Voorhees
P. O. Box 111
Orange, Virginia 22960
(540) 672-3313

Spotsylvania County Administrator
Ed Petrovitch
P. O. Box 99
Spotsylvania, Virginia 22553
(540) 507-7010

Agendas & Minutes

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For More Information

For more information on the Lake Anna Advisory Committee, please contact:
  • Eleni Rackley , Louisa County Secretary, at (540) 967-0401 or'
  • Michelle Williams, Orange County Secretary, at (540) 672-3313 or'
  • Paulette Mann, Spotsylvania County Secretary, at (540) 507-7447 or'

Buoy Information and Requests

Because Lake Anna is enjoyed by so many, safety on the water is a critical priority and buoys play an important role in this process.  Please click here for more information on buoys and the application process.