Business ledger

Dr. Richard L. Taliaferro is the new president-elect of the 3,500-member Virginia Dental Association. Taliaferro, who practices at Stephens City Family Dentistry, earned a dental degree in 1983 from the MCV School of Dentistry. He graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biology from Madison College. An International College of Dentists fellow, he has served as a local Dental Society president and on its statewide board of directors.

Taliaferro was a founding member of the Dental Clinic of the Northern Shenandoah Valley and serves on the board and volunteers at the Free Medical Clinic of the Northern Shenandoah Valley. He will become president of the organization in September 2015 for a one-year term.

Bruce L. Green, regional vice president of Weichert Realtors, announced the Front Royal office was recognized for outstanding performance in September.

The office led the region, which is composed of offices throughout Fairfax, Loudoun, Fauquier and Delaware counties, for resale listings, resales and resale revenue units.