Virginia Peninsulas
Public Service Authority

Board of Directors

VPPSA is governed by a Board of Directors made up of one representative from each member city and county and appointed by the City Council or the County Board of Supervisors.  The governing body of each member may also appoint an alternate who will represent the member jurisdiction in the absence of the appointed Board member.

The Board of Directors for FY 22 is as follows:

Grace Boone, James City County, Director of General Services

Vice Chair
Thomas J. Swartzwelder, King and Queen County, County Administrator

Michael Lombardo, Essex County, County Administrator

Edwin E. Smith, Jr., (Alternate)

Jason Mitchell, Director of Public Works
Barry Dobbins, Solid Waste Operations Manager (Alternate)

James City:
Jim Hill, Solid Waste Superintendent (Alternate)

King & Queen:
No Alternate

King William:
Steve Hudgins, Interim County Administrator
Victoria Rowsey, Executive Assistant-Operations (Alternate)

Mike Walls, Member, Board of Supervisors
Thomas Jenkins, Director of Planning and Zoning (Alternate)

Ann Marie Ricardi, Assistant County Administrator
John Koontz, Member, Board of Supervisors (Alternate)

John T. Anderson, Director of Public Works
Bodina Wright, Office Manager – Department of Public Works (Alternate)

Andrew Trivette, City Manager
Daniel G. Clayton, Director of Public Works (Alternate)

Brian Woodward, Deputy Director of Public Works
Laurie Halperin, Waste Services Manager (Alternate)