McAuliffe Appoints Bobby Scott’s Longtime Assistant To Parole Board
McAuliffe appoints Bobby Scott’s longtime assistant to Parole Board
Gov. Terry McAuliffe has appointed a Newport News native and longtime chief of staff to U.S. Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott as the newest member of the Virginia Parole Board.
Joni L. Ivey, 64, who retired earlier this year, was named to the five-member board that serves at the pleasure of the governor, according to a news release from the Secretary of the Commonwealth’s office late Friday.
Ivey worked as a legislative assistant for Scott, D-Newport News, when he was in the Virginia General Assembly and then was his chief of staff for 23 years.
The Virginia Parole Board considers …