December 1, 2015
Mr. Jerry Kerr, a member of the board of directors of The Village at Orchard Ridge, was awarded the Citizen of the Year Award by the Top of Virginia Regional Chamber at the 93rd Annual Membership Meeting and Regional Greater Good Awards on Friday, January 28, 2011. Mr. Kerr was recognized for his many contributions to the community, including volunteering for the United Way of the Northern Shenandoah Valley and the Celebrating Patsy Cline organization. He has held many offices in the Winchester Kiwanis Club and also served as a president of the Chamber of Commerce in the 90s. He spent 37 years as a partner in the accounting firm Yount, Hyde and Barbour before retiring in 2008. Mr. Kerr is also a trustee of Grace Lutheran Church in Winchester.