Mr. James E. Dillard, III, is Chief Innovations Officer & SVP-Regulatory Affairs at Altria Group, Inc. and SVP-Regulatory Administrative Affairs at Altria Client Services, Inc.
He is on the Board of Directors at Richmond CenterStage. Mr. Dillard was previously employed as Director-Cardiovascular & Respiratory Devices by US Food & Drug Administration and Senior VP-Manufacturing, Science & Technology by US Smokeless Tobacco Manufacturing Co. LLC.
He also served on the board at Greenwich Symphony Orchestra.
He received his undergraduate degree from Tulane University (Louisiana) and a graduate degree from Tulane University (Louisiana).