2020 BOD Candidates!

These Woodlake residents have thrown their hat into the ring for the upcoming Board of Directors election! Read their Q&A's below, and remember that online voting begins in March! Watch your mail for ballots.

Howard Grove

Address: 5313 Chestnut Bluff Road
Occupation: Retired
Education: Springfield College, M.Ed., Recreation and Leisure Services; Shippensburg University, M.S., Counseling/ Personnel; Juniata College, B.S., Political Science; Six Sigma Black Belt.
How long have you lived in Woodlake? Where did you move from?
30 years in Chestnut Bluff. Moved from Paducah, KY.
Describe any previous board experience, particularly if for a property owners association. 
Previous board experience includes Chairperson of a Longwood University board in the College of Education and Human Services. Worked 8 years for Woodlake Swim & Racquet Club (AFC, SRC and tennis) and understand operations. Regular attendee at Board meetings, meetings of the Planning Committee and Financial Committee and Neighbor Advocates during the past year.
In what other activities or groups are you involved at Woodlake or outside of Woodlake?
Present or past leadership roles in Woodlake United Methodist Church, Business First Chesterfield, Midlothian youth soccer and basketball. Significant related experiences include Business Process Improvement Manager and Human Resources Manager.
Why would you like to serve on the Woodlake Community Association Board of Directors? 
As a long term resident, I’ve seen the growth and changes in Woodlake. It has always been a wonderful community based on its very appealing amenities, friendly residents, environmentally responsible policies and so much more. It is critical to provide sound planning for future fiscal, facility, educational and other needs to enhance our community’s desirability as a place for all ages to live.

Justin Soderberg

Address: 14107 Fiddlers Ridge Rd.
Occupation: Security Consultant
Education: B.S. Computer Science
How long have you lived in Woodlake? Where did you move from?
I have lived in Woodlake for 1 year and moved most recently from Seattle, WA.
Describe any previous board experience, particularly if for a property owners association. 
No previous board positions held.
In what other activities or groups are you involved at Woodlake or outside of Woodlake?
Currently I am involved with the Chesterfield C.E.R.T program and hope to continue branching out into other voluntary opportunities.
Why would you like to serve on the Woodlake Community Association Board of Directors? 
I want to ensure Woodlake remains a great place for existing residents as well as new residents moving to the area. My wife and I made a conscious decision to move to Woodlake as we think it is a great place for starting a family and living long term. I expect many other young couples will make a similar decision and move here in the future so doing my part to maintain and improve the community ensures it will continue being a wonderful place as Chesterfield continues to expand.

Gordon has opted not to film a video.

Gordon Mulkey

Address: 6504 Woodlake Village Cir.
Occupation: Manager
Education: MBA
How long have you lived in Woodlake? Where did you move from?
We have owned the medical condos since 2013.
Describe any previous board experience, particularly if for a property owners association. 
I previously served on an HOA board in Raleigh, NC
In what other activities or groups are you involved at Woodlake or outside of Woodlake?
Our building supports the community. Balance Behavioral Health PLLC is the tenant.
Why would you like to serve on the Woodlake Community Association Board of Directors? 
I would like to represent the local businesses that are part of the HOA.

Print your tickets