Danville, VA-- Danville mayor Sherman Saunders is taking a step back from one of the numerous groups he's involved with.
The mayor announced his retirement from Pittsylvania County Community Action on Wednesday.
He has served as the executive director for 33 years. The agency works to raise awareness about poverty in Pittsylvania County, and they offer different services to help eliminate poverty.
His last day with the group is November 1.