Council Members

GO Virginia Region 5 Regional Council Member Directory

Many community leaders represent the sixteen distinct localities across Region 5 of GO Virginia. Find out who supports Hampton Roads’ premier businesses, educational institutions, government officials, and economic developers.

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Chair

Thomas-R-Frantz - Chairman Emeritus Williams Mullen

Thomas R. Frantz

Chairman Emeritus
Williams Mullen

Vice Chair

Lynn Taylor - President Zel Technologies

Lynn Taylor

President
Zel Technologies

Council Members

Mayor Kenneth Alexander, Ph.D.

Mayor
City of Norfolk

Shawn Avery

President & CEO
Hampton Roads Workforce Council

Timothy J. Bentley, III

Resident V.P. of Gov’t Relations
Norfolk Southern

Patrick Coady

Retired Serial Entrepreneur and Community Volunteer

Marcia Conston, Ph.D.

President
Tidewater Community College

Mayor Robert “Bobby” Dyer

Mayor
City of Virginia Beach

Christen Faatz

Senior V.P. Corporate Finance & Accounting
The Franklin Johnston Group

Sharon Goodwyn

Counsel
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Sally Hartman

Senior Vice President
Riverside Health System

Maria Herbert

Founder & President
MCH Consulting Services, LLC

Jeffrey Holland

Executive Director
Chesapeake-Bay Bridge Tunnel

Bob Howard

Chief Investment Officer
Gold Key|PHR

Mark Johnson

Senior VP & Community Development Manager
Truist

Sarah Jane Kirkland

Associate VP for Corporate Partnership
Old Dominion University

Aubrey Layne

Executive VP of Governance & External Affairs
Sentara Health

Bob McKenna

President & CEO
Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce

Jerry Miller

CEO
The Miller Group

John Olson, Ph.D.

Campus President
ECPI

Mayor Doug Pons

Mayor
City of Williamsburg

John F. Reinhart

Retired CEO
Virginia Port Authority

Casey Roberts

Executive Director
New Horizons Regional Education Centers

Katherine Rowe, Ph.D.

President
College of William and Mary

Bryan K. Stephens

President & CEO
Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce

Thomas G. Tingle, AIA

President
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