Leadership

Executive Team

President

Dr. David Cook
ODU Strome College of Business

Vice President

Lauren Foley
The Port of Virginia

Secretary

Jeff Wilson
Pender & Coward

Treasurer

John Maloney
Southern Bank

Board Members

Chris Clements Volvo Penta

Chris Stuart Top Guard Security

Dr. David Cook ODU Strome College of Business

Detlev Peters Cornerstone Systems

Dylan Jones Maersk

Erica Viola W.M. Jordan

Jason Strickland Givens Logistics

Jeff Wilson Pender & Coward

Jerry Cronin ODU / OpenSeas

Jessica Gaskins Port of Virginia

John Jackson Jackson Consulting

John Maloney Southern Bank

Kara Matzko Port of Virginia

Keith Robinson InterChange Group

Kevin Durrenberger Continental Terminals

Kevin Speers Splice

Lauren Foley Port of Virginia

Marilynn Ryan Cal Cartage

Tyler Bemis Port of Virginia

Past Presidents

Kevin Speers Splice (2022-2023)

Melinda Matthews Old Point National Bank (2020-2021)

Thomas Berkley Pender and Coward (2019)

Jeffrey Estes G2-OPS (2018)

Sarah McCoy Port of Virginia (2016-2017)

Len Fleisig Willcox & Savage (2015)

Peter Trocchiano  Port of Virginia (2014)

Mike Coleman CV International (2013)

Dawn Merkle Skanska USA Civil, Inc. (2012)