Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) announced Friday that he had reappointed Diana Cantor as chairman of the Virginia Retirement System.

Cantor is founding executive director of the Virginia College Savings Plan and former vice president at Goldman, Sachs & Co. She is also the wife of U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R), who represents the Richmond area.

McDonnell first appointed her to the VRS in April 2010. She was appointed board chairwoman in June 2010.