Skip to content

State of the Community 2024

The Chamber Public Policy Committee hosted its third annual State of the Community event on February 15, 2024, at the CODE building in downtown Charlottesville. Public Policy Committee Chairwoman Dr. Mariane Asad Doyle, Executive Director of the Center for Nonprofit Excellence, moderated the event.

Scroll down to see the photo gallery!

Economic Outlook – Joseph Mengedoth, Regional Economist, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
The State of Charlottesville – Sam Sanders, City Manager, City of Charlottesville
The State of Albemarle County – Jeff Richardson, County Executive, Albemarle County

Perspectives from Local Leaders
Aqura Nicholson, Owner and Coach, All the Plans
Courtney Cacatian, Executive Director, Charlottesville Albemarle Convention and Visitors Bureau
Abdi Somo, Chief Administrative Officer, University of Virginia Medical Center
Moderated by: Donna Price, 2023 Chair, Albemarle County Board of Supervisors

Video by David Dillehunt, Deputy Director of Communications & Public Engagement, City of Charlottesville Office of Communications

Photos by Franklin Knox Photography