Gov. Terry McAuliffe has appointed Jeff M. Bingham to serve on the Virginia Commercial Space Flight Authority.
The Round Hill resident served as the staff director for the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation’s subcommittee on Science and Space until his retirement. Today he runs Focused Solutions and Strategies LLC.
Also known as Virginia Space, the authority was created by the General Assembly in 1995 to promote commercial space activity, economic development and aerospace research within the commonwealth.