Created in 1982, Virginia Downtown Development Association focuses on the importance of Virginia’s downtowns.
VDDA enhances the effectiveness of organizations, individuals and communities to foster better planning and vibrant economic development in Virginia's downtowns.
VDDA works to bring attention to the significance of historic downtowns to Virginia’s economic vitality and to enhance the effectiveness of organizations, individuals, and communities to foster vibrant economic development.
The VDDA Board of Directors is made up of volunteer members from throughout Virginia. Each of our Board Members shares a deep respect for the value of downtowns in bringing our communities together.
Treasurer – Chris Sterling
Programs – Courtney Mailey
Social Media/Marketing/Sponsorship – Anna Bentson
Membership – Rob Parise
Board Member - Kammie Cox
Board Member - Erik Wishneff