Two long-time Loudoun community leaders will be added to the roster of Loudoun Laureates during a gala in September. Betsy Davis and Bill Harrison will be the 2017 Loudoun Laurels honorees.

Davis is mayor of Middleburg and well-known for her fire and rescue work and support of numerous nonprofit organizations. Harrison is a founder of the Loudoun Heritage Farm Museum and a supporter of many groups that have helped sustain and develop agriculture and support preservation and conservation in Loudoun County.