Agriculture Committee was established for the purpose of review, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters that impact the agriculture industry in Washington County.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Phil Blevins, Washington County Extension Agent
234 West Valley Street, Suite B, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300 (O)
E: pblevins@vt.edu

Committee MembersRepresenting
Phillip B. McCall
24597 Walden Road
Abingdon, VA 24210
PH: (276) 628-4536 (H)
E: pmccall@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Adam Wilson
Abingdon
Citizens from the Agriculture Industry
Rena Johnson
Glade Spring
Aaron Scyphers
Abingdon
Scott Widener
Damascus
David Miller
Abingdon
Andy Puckett
Abingdon
Gene Copenhaver
Meadowview
Mindy McCroskey
Bristol
Crystal Peek
Abingdon
Mark Yeatts
Meadowview

Courthouse Long-Range Planning Committee was established for the purpose of maintaining the current courthouse to preserve the historical significance of the structure while also making adjustments to allow the local judiciary to continue modernized, fully functional, comfortable, and secure operations.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator:  Kevin Hill, General Services Manager, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1350
E: khill@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Randy Pennington
Randy L. Pennington
P. O. Box 356
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 944-3146 (H)
E: rpennington@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Allison Mays
118 Village Court
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-2381
E: amays@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Emergency Services Committee was established for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining fire and emergency medical rescue services in Washington County. The committee will also create and implement policies and procedures for the replenishment of equipment and apparatus.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Tim Estes, Coordinator of Emergency Management, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1330
E: timestes@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Phillip B. McCall
24597 Walden Road
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 628-4536 (H)
E: pmccall@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Randy L. Pennington
P. O. Box 356
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 944-3146 (H)
E: rpennington@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Facilities Committee was established for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining to County office and other building facilities, including assessing the immediate and long-term needs of such facilities.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Participants: Kevin Hill, General Services Manager, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1350
E: khill@washcova.com

Committee Coordinator: Jason Berry, County Administrator, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300
E: jberry@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Dr. James E. Baker
32026 Hollyfield Road
Damascus, VA 24236
P: (276) 492-4944 (M)
E: jbaker@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Eddie Copenhaver
29391 Rivermont Dr.
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 525-2438
E: ecopenhaver@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Joint County Economic Development Committee was established for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters involving coordination of County economic development activities between the Board of Supervisors and Washington County Industrial Development Authority (IDA).

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Jason Berry, County Administrator, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300 (O)
E: jberry@washcova.com

Committee Coordinator: Whitney Bonham, Deputy County Administrator/Economic Development, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1305
E: wbonham@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Randy L. Pennington, Chairman
P. O. Box 356
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 944-3146 (H)
E: rpennington@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Saul Hernandez, Vice-Chairman
5411 Dishner Valley Road
Bristol, VA 24202
P: (276) 525-0902
E: shernandez@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Henry S. Snodgrass
1052 Florist Road
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 676-0247 (H)
E: henrysnod@comcast.net
Washington County Industrial Development Authority
Curtis R. Woodward
27066 Northfork River Road
Saltville, VA 24370
P: (276) 944-4785 (H)
E: cwoodward@wcs.k12.va.us
Washington County Industrial Development Authority

Personnel Committee was established for the purposes of for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining to personnel needs, policies and practices of the Washington County government.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Jason Berry, County Administrator, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300 (O)
E: jberry@washcova.com

Committee Participant: Kathy Johnson, Human Resources Director, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1313 (O)
E: kjohnson@washcova.com

Committee Participant: Lucy E. Phillips, County Attorney, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite, A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1370 (O)
E: lphillips@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Allison Mays
118 Village Court
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-2381
E: amays@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Vernon L. Smith
15513 Windbreak Ln
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 494-8179
E: vsmith@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Planning & Land-Use Committee was established for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining to revising the Washington County Comprehensive Plan and County land-use ordinances in coordination with the Washington County Planning Commission.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Cathie E. Freeman, County Zoning & Subdivision Official, County Washington, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1390
E: cfreeman@washcova.com

Committee Participant: Lucy E. Phillips, County Attorney, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite, A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1370 (O)
E:mailto:lphillips@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Allison B. Mays
118 Village Court
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-2381(C)
E: amays@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Eddie Copenhaver
29391 Rivermont Drive
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 525-2438 (C)
E: ecopenhaver@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Paul Widener
16010 Brumley Gap Road
Abingdon, Virginia 24210
P: (276) 676-3418 (H)
Washington County Planning Commission
Bruce W. Dando
27448 Lee Highway
Abingdon, VA 24211
P: (276) 356-1164 (C)
E: brucedando@comcast.net
Washington County Planning Commission

Revenue Review Committee was established for the purpose of review, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining to County revenue sources and efforts generally, including assessing immediate and long-term revenue needs.

Committee Meetings: Called as necessary
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Jason Berry, County Administrator, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300
E: jberry@washcova.com

Committee Participant: Tammy Copenhaver, Director of Budget & Finance, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1315
E: tcopenhaver@washcova.com

Committee Participant: Lucy Phillips, County Attorney, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
(276) 525-6500
E: lphillips@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Allison Mays
118 Village Court
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-2381
E: amays@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Dr. James E. Baker
32026 Hollyfield Road
Damascus, VA 24236
P: (276) 492-4944 (C)
E: jbaker@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Barry Firebaugh
Washington County Leadership Program
123 Hillside Drive
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276)-628-9653 (H)
E: bnfire@bvu.net
Washington County
Gary Lester
Financial Advisor
Highlands Union Bank
340 W. Main Street
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276)-628-9181 (W)
(276)-698-8511 (C)
E: glester@hubank.com
Washington County
Donna S. Bailey
P. O. Box 541
Abingdon, VA 24212
P: (423)-612-1199 (H)
E: dbabingdon@aol.com
Washington County
Bruce W. DandoWashington County

 

RICC (Rural Impact County Challenge) Committee in a partnership with the National Association of Counties (NACO) seeks to assist county leadership and community leaders with resources to make a difference in the lives of rural children and families.

Committee Meetings: Second Thursday of each month at 1pm
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee MembersRepresenting
Allison Mays
118 Village Court
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-2381
E: amays@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Phillip B. McCall
24597 Walden Road
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 628-4536 (H)
E: pmccall@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Telecommunications Committee was established to research and address issues of locations county-wide that are underserved or without Internet Service and review other communication needs

Committee MembersRepresenting
Saul Hernandez, Vice-Chairman
5411 Dishner Valley Road
Bristol, VA 24202
P: (276) 525-0902
E: shernandez@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Eddie Copenhaver
29391 Rivermont Dr.
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 525-2438
E: ecopenhaver@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Utilities Committee was established for the purpose of review, oversight, investigation, development of recommendations and reporting on matters pertaining to the provision of public water and sanitary sewer services throughout Washington County, in coordination with the Washington County Service Authority and Washington County Industrial Development Authority.

Committee Meetings: First Monday of Every Other Month, 4:00pm
County Government Center, 1 Government Center Place, Abingdon, VA

Committee Coordinator: Robbie Cornett, General Manager, Washington County Service Authority
P.O. Box 1447, Abingdon, VA 24212
P: (276) 628-7151 (O)
E: rcornett@wcsa-water.com

Committee Participant: Jason Berry, County Administrator, Washington County, VA
1 Government Center Place, Suite A, Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 525-1300 (O)
E: jberry@washcova.com

Committee MembersRepresenting
Saul Hernandez
5411 Dishner Valley Road
Bristol, VA 24202
P: (276) 525-0902
E: shernandez@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Eddie Copenhaver
29391 Rivermont Dr.
Meadowview, VA 24361
P: (276) 525-2438
E: ecopenhaver@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Henry Snodgrass
E: hsnodgrass@washcova.com
Washington County Industrial Development Authority
Randy Woodward
E: cwoodward@washcova.com
Washington County Industrial Development Authority
David Campbell
P: (276) 608-8647
Washington County Service Authority

Benevolencey Committee

Committee MembersRepresenting
Vernon Smith
15513 Windbreak Ln
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 494-8179
E: vsmith@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Dr. James E. Baker
32026 Hollyfield Road
Damascus, VA 24236
P: (276) 492-4944 (M)
E: jbaker@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors

Veterans Wall of Honor Committee

Committee MembersRepresenting
Vernon Smith
15513 Windbreak Ln
Abingdon, VA 24210
P: (276) 494-8179
E: vsmith@washcova.com
Washington County Board of Supervisors
Dr. James E. Baker
32026 Hollyfield Road
Damascus, VA 24236
P: (276) 492-4944 (M)
E: jbaker@washcova.
Washington County Board of Supervisors