VCEDA Board

The Board of the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA) includes 16 members, all Virginia residents. Membership includes the three largest coal producers in the region, the largest oil and gas producer in the region, the Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance, five gubernatorial appointees, representatives from the boards of supervisors of the three largest coal producing counties in the region, the executive directors of the LENOWISCO and Cumberland Plateau planning district commissions, and a representative from the Virginia Economic Development Partnership. From its membership, the VCEDA Board annually elects a chairman, vice chairman, secretary and treasurer.

Officers

J.P. Richardson
Chairman

Larry Mosley
Vice Chairman

Joshua Ball
Secretary

Esther Bolling
Treasurer

Governor’s Appointees

Maggie Asbury
Esther Bolling
Becky Coleman
Mark T. Leonard
Larry Mosley

Coal Producers

Troy Nichols
Paramont Contura, LLC

J. P. Richardson
Surface Minerals Company

Brian Hess
Coronado IV LLC

Gas Producers

Joshua Ball
CNX Resources

Harry Childress
Virginia Coal & Energy Alliance

Planning District Commissions

Jim Baldwin
Cumberland Plateau PDC

Duane A. Miller
LENOWISCO PDC

County Board of Supervisors

Carroll Branham
Buchanan County

Rhonda Sluss
Dickenson County

Mike Hymes
Tazewell County

Vince Barnett
Virginia Economic Development Partnership