Dorothy L. Wood is appointed to Virginia Beach Development Authority
- August 15, 2011
Dorothy L. Wood has been appointed to the Virginia Beach Development Authority to fill the unexpired term of Prescott Sherrod, which ends Aug. 31, 2014. Sherrod left the authority to join the city council.
Wood, president and CEO of J.D. & W. Inc., a Virginia Beach contracting firm, is a well known civic leader in Hampton Roads. She has served Virginia Beach in many capacities: as a member of the Chesapeake Bay Preservation Area Board, chairman of the Virginia Beach Planning Commission and chair of the Virginia Beach Performing Arts Theater Task Force. Wood also has been appointed to several state boards, including Virginia’s Small Business Advisory Board.