2014 County Supervisors’ Forum

The 2014 County Supervisors’ Forum was held January 3-5 in Richmond. Nearly 80 newly elected supervisors, returning supervisors and county staff attended.

Below are links to presentations given during the educational event. Please click on the name to view.


Public Records and Freedom of Information Act

Maria Everett, Executive Director, Virginia Freedom of Information Act Council

Phyllis Errico, General Counsel, Virginia Association of Counties


Phyllis Errico Presentation


Health and Human Resources

• Joseph Paxton, County Administrator, Rockingham County

• Susan Clare, Executive Director, Office of Comprehensive Services

• Video


Update on County and School Workforce Retirement Practices

• Joe Casey, Deputy County Manager, Henrico County

• Video

Joe Casey Presentation


Land Use/Planning

• Eldon James, Principal, Eldon James & Associates, Inc.

• Emily Gibson, Vice President for Legislative and Policy Affairs, Virginia Chapter of the American Planning Association

• Video

Eldon James Presentation

Emily Gibson Presentation


Board/County Administrator Relationship

Mark Reeter, County Administrator, Bedford County

Mark Reeter Presentation


Budget Workshop

• Brenda Garton, County Administrator, Gloucester County


Building Relationships through Visioning

• Chris Aycock, President, The Aycock Group

Chris Aycock Presentation



Mike Flagg, Director of Public Works, Hanover County

Stephen Geissler, Executive Director, Virginia Peninsulas Public Service Authority

• Video

Mike Flagg Presentation



Jim Regimbal, Principal, Fiscal Analytics

Jennifer DeBruhl, Director, Local Assistance Division, Virginia Department of Transportation


Conflicts of Interest and Ethics

Sharon Pandak, Partner, Greehan, Taves, Pandak & Stoner



Michael Chandler, Professor Emeritus, Virginia Tech