Rappahannock Area Alcohol Safety Action Program Policy Board


RAASAP is a criminal justice system that provides for assessment, intervention placement and monitoring for persons convicted of Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Boating Under the Influence (BUI), misdemeanor drug offenses, and habitual offenders. The program, funded entirely by client fees. RAASAP is certified by the Virginia Alcohol Safety Action Program Commission, operates autonomously, and is governed by a seven member Policy Board with representatives from each of the five jurisdictions it serves. The RAASAP Policy Board fiscal and policy for the operations of the Rappahannock Area Alcohol Safety Action Program (RAASAP).

Program Policy Board

Day and Time of Meetings:
First Wednesday in March, June, September and December at 6:00pm

Rappahannock Area Alcohol Safety Action Program (RAASAP) Office
12 Chatham heights Rd., Suite 102,
Fredericksburg, VA 22405

One citizen member from each of 5 jurisdictions, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Fredericksburg, King George and Caroline. Up to 8 additional members shall be elected by the majority vote of the five members from the participating jurisdictions. The Executive Director of the ASAP program shall be an ex officio member.

Board or Staff Representative: Carol Harris

Purpose or Mission Statement:
To improve transportation safety by decreasing the incidence of driving under the influence of alcohol or other drugs and thereby decreasing the number of alcohol/drug related crashes.

Kevin Ortegel, Executive Director, RAASAP
12 Chatham Heights Rd. Suite 102, Fredericksburg, VA 22405
(540) 645-6310 ext. 109
[email protected]

Other Comments:

  • Who Appoints: Board of Supervisors
  • Length of Term: 3 years, consecutive terms not limited Compensation: None
  • Name of Recorder: RAASAP Executive Director
  • Annual Report to BOS: Yes