J. Lee Vogler was elected to Danville City Council in May 2012, becoming the youngest person ever elected to that position, at age 24. A native of Danville, Mr. Vogler graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. He is currently employed as the Managing Partner for Andrew Brooks Media Group.
Mr. Vogler is involved in several community activities including serving as Chairman of the Danville-Pittsylvania County Regional Industrial Facility Authority (RIFA), as well as serving on the Staunton River RIFA, the Danville-Pittsylvania Metropolitan Planning Organization, and the West Piedmont Planning District Commission. He has served several years on the Executive Committee for the Harry Johnson Holiday Classic.
He is also a Past President, and current member, of the Danville Kiwanis Club. In 2017, Mr. Vogler was recognized by the Virginia Chapter of the American Planning Association as Virginia Local Legislator of the Year. In 2022, he was appointed by Governor Glenn Youngkin to the Virginia Small Business Commission.