EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

MISSION OF THE COMMITTEE

The Executive Committee is composed of the Board Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson, the Chairpersons and Vice-Chairpersons of the Standing Committees, the representatives of the Mayors’ and Chairs’ Caucus and up to two other members as determined by the Board Chairperson. Executive Committee members who are not members of the Board serve in a non-voting capacity. The Board’s President and Chief Executive Officer serves as a non-voting member of the Executive Committee. The Board Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson serve as Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson of the Executive Committee.

The Executive Committee plans, coordinates and expedites the work of the Board and may take action, when necessary, between Board meetings. The Executive Committee exercises the authority and power of the Board, to the extent permitted by law.


COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Ms. Delceno C. Miles
Title:
President
The Miles Agency

Mark Johnson
Chair
Title:
Vice President & Community Development Manager
Hampton Roads Sun Trust Bank

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

Dr. Johnny Garcia
Title:
President
SimIS, Inc.

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

Guenter Weissenseel
Workforce Services Committee Vice Chair
Title:
President
IMS Gear Virginia Inc.

Mr. Kevin Will
Title:
President and CEO
Boys & Girls Club of Southwest Virginia

Dr. Elsie Barnes
Title:
Professor of Political Science
Norfolk State University

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

Mr. Andy Jaeckle
Title:
Senior Manager, Human Resources
STIHL Incorporated

Dr. Ruth Jones Nichols
Title:
CEO
Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia & the Eastern Shore

Dr. John Olson 
Title:
Campus President
ECPI University

Ms. Mary D. McGovern
Title:
Senior Vice President
Divaris Real Estate, Inc.

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

Dr. Corey McCray
Title:
Interim Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs
Tidewater Community College

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

Honorable Robert (Bobby) M. Dyer
Title:
 Mayor, Virginia Beach

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

Honorable William McCarty
Title:
 Supervisor, Isle of Wight