The slate of candidates for the 2018 Chamber Board of Directors election are presented below. Seven seats are open with seven candidates. Every current Chamber member as of January 16 may vote for up to seven candidates. Voting will be held during the Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Party on January 16 at the Community Theatre in Woodstock at 6:00 pm.  All candidate information, including their statements, can be accessed on request to Candidates will be available to speak with members at the Annual Awards Party. The candidates for the 2018 election are as follows:

Wes Conley, Mortgage Loan Originator, Integrity Home Mortgage Corporation

Brandy Everett, Everett Insurance Agency

Cindy Hunter, Director of Human Resources/Corporate Compliance, Shen. Valley Westminster Canterbury

David Hutton, Insurance Agent, LD&B Insurance & Financial Services

Brandon Keller, Attorney, Brandon G. Keller PLC

Jason Miller, Loan Officer, MidAtlantic Farm Credit

Craig VenableDirector of Wireline Sales, Product and MarketingShentel

Annual Awards Party tickets may be purchased here through Jan. 12th.

2017 Officers and Board of Directors

President - Chris Boies | Lord Fairfax Community College 

Chris Boies is the Vice President of Financial & Administrative Service for Lord Fairfax Community College where he oversees the College’s finances, purchasing, facilities and construction, technology, police and security, special events, food service, and various other operations.  Prior to working at LFCC, Chris held various roles in local government, including serving as the town manager of New Market and as the Shenandoah County Director of Planning & Zoning.  Chris lives west of Strasburg with his wife Brandy and their three daughters: Ella, Emily, and Elizabeth.

Secretary - Jaynelle Walker | City National Bank       

Jaynelle was born and raised in Shenandoah County.  She graduated from Central High School in 1997.  Jaynelle has been with City National Bank for 20 years having started with them in her senior year in high school. She is an Assistant Vice President/Branch Manager/Cash Management Specialist.  She currently resides in Mt Jackson with her two beautiful daughters, Addison and Alyssa.

 Past President - Mike Ashley | Ashley's Laundromat and Ashley's Car Wash

 Mike is the Director of Investigations, and a Licensed Private Investigator [DCJS # 99-404604], Instructor and Compliance Officer at Commonwealth Investigation Services LLC.


Rich Church |  The Market and Spin-a-Yarn            

Rich has lived in Shenandoah County for 39 years. He is retired from Shentel and currently is the Co-Owner of The Market. He served as Chamber President in 20? The Market opened in 2003 selling mostly bulk food, catering toward baking products. We have expanded our product line over the years to include organic and gluten-free items, locally made items and hard to fine products. We opened Spin-a-Yarn in 2013, our yarn shop next door. 

   Dennis Dysart | First Bank

 Dennis has been in banking for 24 years. He serves on the Boards of the Virginia Association of Community Banks (VACB),  The  Shenandoah Education Foundation, and the Strasburg Community Scholarship Trust Fund, Inc. Dennis is a Youth basketball coach for Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation.

  Bobby Grubbs/Leckners Chevrolet, Inc.

  Bobby is currently the Public Relations Manager for Leckners Ford and Chevrolet, Inc.  He has been a past officer of the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and loves being involved in community events.  He enjoys his band, travel with his wife Robin, and all that Shenandoah County has to offer.  

  Linda Kurtz | Dutch Haven Assisted Living

 Linda has been doing marketing most of her career and owned 2 businesses. She presently does marketing and educational  events for Dutch Haven Assisted Living/Memory Care and Godfrey House Assisted Living. She bought her first house in 1970 in Edinburg. So it has been nice to return to Shenandoah County and work in the area for the past 7 years. Linda has served as President of her HOA and on the Board of Faith in Action. She is the proud Gigi of 2 grandbabies.

  Kelly Good Singleton | Bowman Andros  Foods

 Kelly Good Singleton was born and raised in Shenandoah County. After graduating from James Madison University, she spent 10  years as a 911 dispatcher in Shenandoah County and the City of Harrisonburg before advancing into the Human Resources field. She has worked for several large and small companies in Harrisonburg, Charlottesville, Rockingham and Augusta County before moving home to Shenandoah County to become the Plant Human Resource Manager for Bowman Andros Products in Mt. Jackson, Virginia. Kelly holds the SHRM-SCP certification, the highest certification awarded by the Society for Human Resources Management.

Ingrid Thompson | Shen-Paco Industries, Inc.

Ingrid has lived in Shenandoah County for 40 yrs.  Her parents moved to the county for retirement. She loved the area and decided to stay.  She has been married to Billy Thompson for 29 years and has two children Brooke 23 and Will 20.

Craig Venable | Shentel

Craig has been with Shentel since 2015 and is currently their  Director of Wireline Sales, Product and Marketing.  In this role, he is responsible for residential and business network services provided in Shenandoah County, as well as Shentel’s commercial fiber network customers across it’s 4 state footprint.  Previously, he has worked in leadership roles at Verizon and with  other firms in the telecommunications industry such as Comcast and Time Warner Cable.  Craig is a graduate of JMU, where he met his wife Heidi, and has 2 of his 3 children at Virginia State Colleges with the 3rd still in High School.

Justin Wightman | Wightman Insurance Agency

Justin is a lifelong Edinburg resident and works for Wightman Insurance Agency in Edinburg and is a co owner of 1752 Barbecue in Woodstock. He graduated from Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte, NC with a Bachelors Degree in Sports, Event, & Entertainment Management with a concentration in Food & Beverage Controls. He has been a Board Member of the Shenandoah County Chamber since its creation in 2012. 

Executive Director - Sharon Baroncelli 

Annual Awards Party tickets may be purchased here through Jan. 12th.


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