• Board of Directors



    Sabrina Kennon, President - Specialty Exterminating Co.

    Ruth Martineau, Vice President - Community Maps

    Melissa Ogden, Secretary - Fairchild & Yoder

    Chad Mooney, Treasurer - Petty, Livingston, Dawson & Richards


    Rob Arnold, Amherst County Public Schools

    Christina Holmes, Keller Williams

    Mike Cook; Strategic Doers Group

    Randy Pirtle, Blue Ridge Medical Center

    Angela Reed, Greif

    Tom Rogers, Sweet Briar College

    Bill Speidell, The Speidell Group

    Bill Tucker, Tucker Family Farms

    Ryan Webb, Rehab Associates of Central Virginia


    Claudia Tucker, Amherst County Board of Supervisors

    Sara Carter, Amherst Town Manager


    Lauren Huffman - Office and Events Coordinator

    Katie Mayo - Business Development Manager

    Nancy Kirt, Bookkeeper


    Events & Fundraising Committee - Christina Holmes, Angela Reed, Ryan Webb

    Finance & Administration Committee - Chad Mooney, Melissa Ogden, Randy Pirtle, Tom Rogers, Bill Speidell

    Government Affairs Committee - Rob Arnold, Melissa Ogden, Bill Speidell, Bill Tucker

    Marketing Committee - Bill Speidell

    Membership Committee - Mike Cook, Bill Speidell

    Tourism Committee - Christina Holmes, Chad Mooney, Ruth Martineau, Tom Rogers

    Nominating Committee - Bill Speidell

    The Chamber serves the needs of the business community with a part-time office staff and an all-volunteer Board of Directors. The Board of Directors welcomes suggestions, comments, input, and the synergy of the community.  We look forward to working with our members who wish to have a more active role in the Chamber. If you wish to volunteer or assist with a Chamber-sponsored event, please contact the Chamber office at (434) 946-0990 or email information@amherstvachamber.com.