John Bush is a member of the American Institute of Architects and has worked as an architect in Virginia Tech’s Office of Universtiy Planning since 2001. He has been serving on Blacksburg Town Council, as well as numerous town committees since 2010. A skilled frame and trim carpenter, Bush studied the Great Books, history, and Ancient Greek at St. John’s College and holds a master’s of architecture from Virginia Tech. He and his family have lived in Blacksburg since 1984.
“Giving back to the Blacksburg community is a driving force for me, and work on issues of livability and quality of life are the driving forces behind my public service. Nothing exemplifies this more than the critical necessity of hospice services and the critical need for a local hospice house.”