- Served as project coordinator and successfully sponsored State legislation designating four Virginia parkways as National Scenic Byways.
- Successfully lobbied for the creation of new zoning in Richmond, Virginia, helping residents of the Oregon Hill community preserve historic river views.
- Helped to review and revise legislation governing billboard design and placement on the municipal and state level.
- Served on the advisory committee on the Virginia Department of Transportation and their design and implementation of a Scenic Roads map and website.
“If you foolishly ignore beauty, you will soon find yourself without it. Your life will be impoverished… But if you invest in beauty, it will remain with you all the days of your life.”
Frank Lloyd Wright