HJ389: Commending Glenn Yarborough.


HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 389
Offered February 28, 2020
Commending Glenn Yarborough.
Patrons-- Murphy and Sullivan; Senators: Boysko and Favola

WHEREAS, Glenn Yarborough, an honorable veteran, esteemed business executive, and cherished civic leader of the McLean community, has dedicated his life to serving others; and

WHEREAS, a graduate of the Darla Moore School of Business and the University of South Carolina, Glenn Yarborough admirably served his country for several years as a member of the United States Army; and

WHEREAS, as an international business executive, Glenn Yarborough offers valuable insights and leadership to defense and homeland security firms that support the United States Armed Forces and protect the country; and

WHEREAS, since 2002, Glenn Yarborough has been on the board of directors of Airbus, Inc., supporting the American arm of the world’s second-largest aerospace and defense company and the largest in Europe; and

WHEREAS, Glenn Yarborough has fostered the traditions of the United States Cavalry since 2004 as the director of the U.S. Cavalry Association, overseeing the U.S. Cavalry Memorial Research Library, The Cavalry Journal, and other activities; and

WHEREAS, Glenn Yarborough has supported both veterans and the community at large in McLean through his work with American Legion McLean Post 270 and as president of the McLean Rotary Club; and

WHEREAS, Glenn Yarborough has given generously of his time and talents for many years, helping to honor the efforts of the United States Armed Forces and its veterans and to make McLean a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family; now, therefore, be it

RESOLVED by the House of Delegates, the Senate concurring, That the General Assembly hereby commend Glenn Yarborough, a humble servant who works tirelessly on behalf of veterans and his community, for his many years of service; and, be it

RESOLVED FURTHER, That the Clerk of the House of Delegates prepare a copy of this resolution for presentation to Glenn Yarborough as an expression of the General Assembly’s admiration for his many contributions to the Commonwealth and the country.