Tuesday, April 20th, 2021


Richard Wentz Awarded First Citizen of Portsmouth

Richard Edward Hawks Wentz, Executive Director of the Portsmouth YMCA, was honored as the 2013 recipient of the First Citizen Award at the Portsmouth Renaissance Hotel and Conference Center. Friends and family members as well as the city's leaders helped to celebrate and recognize Mr. Wentz's extensive and longstanding public service.

Brennan and Denise O'Connor

First Citizen Richard Wentz and his mother Mrs. Connie Wentz Broecker

From left: Jeanne Anderton, Ed Hodge, and Erin Brady

Back row, from left: Amy Burris, Chris Haley and Sherry Lumpkin. Front row, from left: Ann Shoaf, Jozenne Lokie and Doris Cobb

From left: TowneBank Assistant Vice President Dawn Provost, TowneBank President of Chesapeake, Portsmouth and Suffolk Dawn Glynn, and Shirley Sasser of TowneBank Mortgage