Southeastern Region Employer Advisory Committee

Chesapeake EAC / Emporia EAC / Farmville EAC / Metro-Richmond EAC / Norfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia Beach EAC / Peninsula EAC / South Boston EAC / South Hill EAC / Suffolk EAC /

Chesapeake EAC

PENDING REORGANIZATION
Contact 1: Chesapeake - Lewis Richardson, Manager - (757)547-9717

Chesapeake EAC Chair 
PENDING REORGANIZATION: Ms. Rose McKinney 
Human Resource Analyst 
City of Portsmouth 
Department of Human Resource Management 
801 Crawford Street 
Portsmouth, VA 23704-3822 
(757)393-8626 
FAX: (757)393-8697 
mckinneyr@portsmouthva.gov

Emporia EAC

Meetings are held on the third Thursday of January, April, July, and October. Meetings are scheduled to begin at 7:30am, and end by 9:00 am. Employers in the City of Emporia, and the counties of Brunswick and Greensville, who would like more information should contact the VEC office.

Contact 1: Emporia - Louise Tomlinson, Manager - (434)634-2326

Emporia EAC Chair 
Mr. Christopher A. Johnson 
Plant Manager 
Toll Integrated Systems 
510 Davis Street 
Emporia, VA 23847 
(434) 634-8888 
cjohnson@tollbrothersinc.com

Farmville EAC

NEED TO ORGANIZE A NEW GROUP
Contact 1: Farmville - Stanley Ragland, Supervisor - (434)392-8871
Farmville EAC Chair 
Vacant

Metro-Richmond EAC

INACTIVE
Contact 1: Metro-Richmond - N.D. Ward, Manager - (804)559-1889
Metro-Richmond EAC Chair 
Vacant

Norfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia Beach EAC

The Norfolk Portsmouth and Virginia Beach area is in the process of revitalizing the Employer Advisory Committee (EAC). Employer representatives who would like to become members and develop an active EAC should call the manager at the number listed. Previously the EAC met quarterly at various member business locations. Programs or selected discussion topics at the meetings were of interest and benefit to the South Hampton Roads employer community. Tours of the host member's facility were also provided following the meeting. Employer representatives interested in more information, or receiving meeting notices are invited to contact the Norfolk/Virginia Beach/Portsmouth VEC Field Offices.

Contact 1: Norfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia Beach - Hosey Burgess, Manager - (757)455-0810

Norfolk/Portsmouth/Virginia Beach EAC Chair 
PENDING REORGANIZATION

Peninsula EAC

The Peninsula Employer Advisory Committee is not currently active. Employer representatives who would like to become members and develop an active EAC should call the manager at one of the following two Peninsula VEC offices.

Contact 1: Hampton - Kay Hogan, Manager - (757)865-5800
Contact 2: Williamsburg - Donna Crittenden-Barton, Manager - (757)253-4738

Peninsula EAC Chair 
Vacant

South Boston EAC

The South Boston Employer Advisory Committee is not currently active. Employer representatives who would like to become members and develop an active EAC should call the manager at the following VEC office.

Contact 1: South Boston - Andy Bryant, Workforce Services Supervisor - (434)572-8052

South Boston EAC Chair 
Vacant

South Hill EAC

The meetings will be October, January, April and July. The meetings will rotate between morning and noon, depending on the location and program for that particular meeting. Special speakers or programs addressing the concerns of local employers are part of each regular meeting.

Contact 1: Emporia - Denise Cox, Supervisor - (434)634-2326

South Hill EAC Chair 
Mr. Donnie Williams 
International Veneer Company, Inc 
1551 Montgomery St.
South Hill, VA 23970 
(434) 447-7100
FAX: (434) 447-2895 
dwilliams@ivcusa.com

Suffolk EAC

PENDING REORGANIZATION
Contact 1: Suffolk - Lewis Richardson, Manager - (757)547-9717
Suffolk EAC Chair