BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Ms. Delceno C. Miles (Chair)
Title: President
The Miles Agency
Represents: Business

Mr. Mark Johnson (Vice Chair)
Title: Vice President
SunTrust Bank

Mr. Jeffrey Ainslie
Title: President of Finance & Operations
The Ainslie Group
Represents: Business

Mrs. Vonya Alleyne
Title: Vice President
Human Resources, Cox Communications Virginia

Mr. Andy Jaeckle
Title: Senor Manager, Human Resources
Stihl, Inc.

Mr. Chas Wright
Title: Executive VP, Commerical Lending
Townebank

Mr. Hosey Burgess
Title: Norfolk/Portsmouth Manager/Office Director
Virginia Employment Commission
Represents: Virginia Employment Commission

Mr. Thomas Calhoun
Title: President
Norfolk Federation of Teachers Local 4261
Represents: Labor

Dr. Ken Chandler
Title: Deputy City Manager
City of Virginia Beach

Mr. William W. Crow
Title: President
Virginia Ship Repair Association
Represents: Business

Dr. Elsie M. Barnes
Title: Professor of Political Science
Norfolk State University
Represents: Higher Education

Mr. Joseph M. Donnelly
Title: President
Donnelly Real Properties, LLC
Represents: Business

Dr. Larry Dotolo
Title: President
Virginia Tidewater Consortium for Higher Education
Represents: Education/Training

Mr. Mark Dreyfus
Title: President
ECPI University
Represents: Business

Dr. Johnny Garcia
Title: President
SimIS, Inc.
Represents: Business

Dr. Daniel Lufkin
Title: President
Paul D. Camp Community College

The Honorable Donald Goldberg
Title: New Business Development Director
Harvey Lindsay Commercial Real Estate
Represents: Business

Mr. Levell Hairston
Title: Mill Manager
International Paper, Franklin Mill
Represents: Business

Ms. Ute Heidenreich, Esq.
Title: General Counsel
TowneBank
Represents: Business

Ms. L'Tanya Johnson
Title: VDC Human Resource Manager
Cost Plus World Market
Represents: Business

RADM USN (Ret.) William Klemm
Title: Director of Business Development
Marine Services Division
Oceaneering International, Inc.
Represents: Business

Mr. John Kownack
Title: Executive Director
Norfolk Redevelopment & Housing Authority

Mr. Whitney Lester
Title: Director of Business Development
VersAbility Resources
Represents: Community Based Organization

Ms. Pamela Little-Hill
Title: Director of Social Services
City of Portsmouth

Ms. Carol McCormack
Title: President & CEO
United Way of South Hampton Roads
Represents: Business

Ms. Mary D. Mcgovern
Title: Senior Vice President
Divaris Real Estate, Inc.
Represents: Business

Mr. Bill Miller
Title: Human Resources Administrator
Fairlead Integration
Represents: Business

Ms. BarBara Murphy
Title: Project Director
AARP Senior Community Service
Employment Program
Represents: One-Stop Partner

Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols
Title: CEO
Foodbank of Southeastern
Virginia and the Eastern Shore
Represents: Community Based Organization

Mr. William L. Nusbaum, Esq.
Title: Shareholder Williams Mullen
Represents: Business

Dr. John Olson
(Non-Voting Peninsula Representative)
Title: President
ECPI University, Newport News Campus
Represents: Higher Education

Mr. Charles Rigney
Title: Director of Development
City of Norfolk
Represents: Business

Mr. Ron Ritter
Title: President
On Point, LLC
Represents: Business

Dr. Aaron Spence
Title: Superintendent
Virginia Beach City Public Schools
Represents: K-12 Education

Ms. Kim Shepard
Title: Hampton Roads District Manager
VA Department of Aging &
Rehabilitative Services

Mr. Bryan K. Stephens
Title: President & CEO
Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce

Mr. Chris Stuart
Title: Vice President - Client
Relations & Business Development
Top Guard Security

Mr. Rick Weddle
Title: President & CEO
Hampton Roads Economic
Development Alliance

Mr. Geunter Weissenseel
Title: President
IMS Gear Virginia Inc.

Ms. Edith White
Title: Executive Director
Hampton Roads Community
Action Program
Represents: Community Based Organization

Mr. Kevin Will
Title: President & CEO
Boys & Girls Club of
Southeast Virginia
Represents: Community Based Organization

Mr. Steven C. Wright
Title: Director
Chesapeake Economic Development
Represents: Economic Development

Dr. Corey McCray
Title: Interim Executive Vice
President for Academic &
Student Affairs
Represents: Higher Education

Ms. Alice Graham
Title: Adult Education Coordinator
Portsmouth Public Schools

Virginia Batteen Hawks
Title: Senior Vice President / CFO
S.L Nusbaum Realty Co.

Dr. Keisha Pexton
Title: Director, Learning and Development
Newport News Shipbuilding

Mr. Ellis Cofield
Title: CEO and Founder
Cofield Locksmith

Mr. Ross Cherry
Title: President
Cherry Carpeting & Flooring Co.

Mr. Thom Prevette
Title: Director, Community Relations
Bon Secours Health System

Peninsula Representative: Dr. John Olson
Title: Campus President - Newport News
ECPI University

Dr. James Shaeffer
Title: Dean, College of Continuing Education
& Professional Development
Old Dominion University
Represents: Higher Education

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