Staff Directory

Robin N. Boyd

Senior Marketing Coordinator

Marketing information, strategic communications, site selection assistance, business development and website questions and information

Mallory Butler

Senior Economic Analyst

Administration of Enterprise Zones, Façade Improvement Grants and other business incentives

Saejin Connor

Accountant II

Accounting assistance for EDA/IDA and Department finances

Cherry Croushore

Economic Development Manager
(Legal & Compliance Coordination)

Assistant Secretary/Treasurer to the EDA/IDA; legal compliance and oversight

Travis Fisher

Real Estate Coordinator

Lease administration and assistance for EDA/IDA and City-owned properties

Matt Johnson

Economic Development Manager
(Project & CIP Coordination)

Project management oversight, technical assistance and capital improvement planning

Shakir Johnson

Business Retention Coordinator

Questions, information and expansion opportunities for existing Newport News businesses

Florence G. Kingston

Director of Development

Department Director and Secretary/Treasurer to the EDA/IDA

Doreen Kopacz

Port Development Administrator

Harbormaster for the Seafood Industrial Park

Zoe Lumpkin, CPA

Financial Services Administrator

Budget development and oversight of EDA/IDA and Department finances

Elizabeth McCoury

Redevelopment Manager

Management of strategic redevelopment initiatives

Carol Meredith

Assistant Director

Business development; general questions and information

Jared Midkiff

Marketing & Development Coordinator

Marketing information, strategic communications and website questions

Derek Perry

Economic Development Manager
(Fiscal & Economic Coordination)

Administration of special projects

Joy Robison

Administrative Services Manager

Department administrative coordination and oversight

Marc Rodgers

Senior Project Coordinator

Project management

Kalila Walker

Senior Project Coordinator

Project management

Macon Whitson

Senior Project Coordinator

Project management

Andy Wilks

Property Manager

Property management of EDA/IDA-owned properties; parking administration

Tricia F. Wilson

Business Development Specialist

Low-interest loan and matching grant programs; technical assistance for new businesses

Sam Workman

Assistant Director

Business development; general questions and information

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Project management
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