Regional Economic Development Partners

The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance Economic Development Team is comprised of the local Economic Development Directors from the entire region. The Regional Economic Development Team also has representation from the Town of Amherst, Town of Altavista, Town of Appomattox, and the Central Virginia Workforce Development Board.

Traci Blido

Director of Economic Development

Bedford County

Sara Carter

Town Manager

Town of Amherst

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J. Waverly Coggsdale III

Town Manager

Town of Altavista

Victoria Hanson

Director of Economic Development

Amherst County

Nina Rezai

Economic Development Manager

Campbell County

Gary Shanaberger

Town Manager

Town of Appomattox

Marjette Upshur

Director of Economic Development & Tourism

Opportunity Lynchburg

Tim Saunders

Business Engagement and Outreach Coordinator

Central Virginia Workforce Development Board