Staff Directory

Robin Boyd

Senior Marketing Coordinator


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

Saejin Connor

Accountant II


Accounting assistance for EDA/IDA and Department finances

Cherry Croushore

Manager of Development


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

Senior Project Coordinator


Project management

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

Carol Meredith

Assistant Director


Business development; general questions and information

Jared Midkiff

Marketing & Development Coordinator


Marketing information, strategic communications and website questions

Derek Perry

Manager of Special Development Projects


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

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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Administrator of Development Projects


Project management oversight and technical assistance
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