The Honorable Martin E. Nohe

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Martin Nohe represents the citizens of the Coles Magisterial District on the Prince William Board of County Supervisors. He was elected to this position in November 2003 and was chosen by his colleagues on the Board to serve as the Vice Chairman for calendar year 2007, and again in 2012. Prior to his election as Supervisor, Mr. Nohe served as an elected member of the Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District from 2002-2003. Supervisor Nohe serves on a number of boards and committees that work at the local, regional and state level including:
 

Transportation:

  • Northern Virginia Transportation Authority (NVTA): Member (2005-Present) Vice Chair (2006-2008) Chairman (2009-Present)
  • Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC): Member (2004-Present) 
  • Virginia Railway Express (VRE): Alternate (2007-Present) 
  • Prince William Parkway District Commission: Member (2004-Present)
  • Route 234 Bypass District Commission: Member (2004-Present)
  • Prince William Citizens Road Bond Committee: Member (2002)

Child Welfare Advocacy:

  • State Executive Council for Comprehensive Services for At-Risk Youth: Parent Representative (2010-Present)
  • Virginia Adopts Campaign for 1,000 Kids – Statewide Steering Committee (2013)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Human Services Policy Committee: Member (2005-2009, 2012-Present)
  • Virginia Association of Counties (VACO) Human Services Steering Committee: Member (2013-Present)
  • Greater Prince William County Boys and Girls Clubs: Board of Directors (2003-2012) Board of Trustees (2013-Present)
  • Prince William Youth Services Board: At-Large Member (2000-2002) Chair (2001) Vice Chair (2002)
  • Prince William County Coalition for Human Services: Member (2011-Present)

Natural Resource Conservation:

  • Prince William Soil and Water Conservation District: Elected Director (2002-2003)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Chesapeake Bay Policy Committee: Member (2004-Present) Chair (2007-2008)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Climate Energy and Environmental Protection Committee: Member (2009-2011)
  • Potomac Watershed Roundtable: Member (2002-Present) Vice Chair (2003-Present)
  • Potomac Council: Member (2002-2003) Chair (2003)
  • Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Member (2002-2003) Watershed Connections Outstanding Director Award (2003)
  • National Conservation Leaders Network: Member (2005-2012)
  • Virginia Association of Counties (VACO) Environment and Agriculture Steering Committee: Member (2004-2012)

Public Safety and Administration of Government:

  • Northern Virginia Regional Commission (NVRC): Member (2004-Present) Treasurer (2007-2008) Operations Committee Chair (2007-2008) Vice Chair (2008-2011) Chairman (2011-2013)
  • Greater Washington 2050 Coalition: Member (2008-2010)
  • Virginia Association of Planning District Commissions (VAPDC): Member (2007-Present) Vice President (2009-2010); President (2010-2012) 
  • Prince William County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC): BOCS Representative (2004-Present)
  • Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (MWCOG) Budget Committee: Member (2007-2008)

Personal and Professional:

  • Prince William Chamber of Commerce (PWCC): Member (2001-Present) Board of Directors (2007-2010; 2012-Present)
  • Coached High School and Collegiate Speech and Debate teams:  Woodbridge Senior High School (1992-1997) Walt Whitman High School (1997-2000) George Mason University (1992-1993, 1998-1999)
  • Knights of Columbus John Paul I Council: Member (2003-Present)
  • Dale City Civic Association: Member (2008-Present)
  • Manassas Optimist Club: Member (2001-Present)
Supervisor Nohe is the president of Appliance Connection, a Woodbridge-based, family-owned retail appliance store. He has a bachelor's degree in economics from George Mason University and is a graduate of the University of Virginia's Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership.
 
A Prince William County native, Supervisor Nohe and his wife, Kristina, live in Woodbridge with their four children Rachel, Nicholas, Jack and Theodore, and their dog, Yoda. The Nohes actively volunteer for and support a number of organizations that further the cause of child safety and welfare.  They are recipients of the 2006 Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute Angels in Adoption Award for their advocacy on behalf of children in foster care and efforts to encourage domestic adoption, and were recently named Northern Virginia Co-Chairs of Governor McDonnell’s VirginiaAdopts Initiative.
 
The Nohes belong to Sacred Heart Catholic Church in the mid-county area. 
 

Coles District Office
13476 Dumfries Road
Manassas, VA 20112
Office Phone: 703-792-4620
Office Fax: 703-792-4610 
mnohe@pwcgov.org