2018 Officers and Board of Directors
President - Chris Boies | Lord Fairfax Community College
Chris Boies is the Vice President of Financial & Administrative Service for Lord Fairfax Community College where he oversees the College’s finances, purchasing, facilities and construction, technology, police and security, special events, food service, and various other operations. Prior to working at LFCC, Chris held various roles in local government, including serving as the town manager of New Market and as the Shenandoah County Director of Planning & Zoning. Chris lives west of Strasburg with his wife Brandy and their three daughters: Ella, Emily, and Elizabeth.
President Elect- Dennis Dysart | First Bank
Dennis has been in banking for 25 years. He serves on the Boards of the Virginia Association of Community Banks (VACB), The Shenandoah Education Foundation, and the Strasburg Community Scholarship Trust Fund, Inc. Dennis is a Youth basketball coach for Shenandoah County Parks and Recreation.
Secretary - Jaynelle Walker | City National Bank
Jaynelle was born and raised in Shenandoah County. She graduated from Central High School in 1997. Jaynelle has been with City National Bank for 20 years having started with them in her senior year in high school. She is an Assistant Vice President/Branch Manager/Cash Management Specialist. She currently resides in Mt Jackson with her two beautiful daughters, Addison and Alyssa.
Treasurer - Craig Venable | Shentel
Craig has been with Shentel since 2015 and is currently their Director of Wireline Sales, Product and Marketing. In this role, he is responsible for residential and business network services provided in Shenandoah County, as well as Shentel’s commercial fiber network customers across it’s 4 state footprint. Previously, he has worked in leadership roles at Verizon and with other firms in the telecommunications industry such as Comcast and Time Warner Cable. Craig is a graduate of JMU, where he met his wife Heidi, and has 2 of his 3 children at Virginia State Colleges with the 3rd still in High School.
Wes Conley, Integrity Home Mortgage Corporation
Wes is a Mortgage Loan Originator with Integrity Home Mortgage Corporation, specializing in residential purchases and refinances. After serving 10 years in the USAF, he returned to Shenandoah County where he was born and raised. Wes serves as a Co-Chair for the Chamber’s Young Professionals Network and Chair for the Chamber’s Ambassador Program. Wes currently lives in Strasburg with his wife Jackie and their three children: Jon, Chris, and Anna.
Brandy Everett, Everett Insurance Agency
Bobby Grubbs, Leckners Chevrolet, Inc.
Bobby is currently the Public Relations Manager for Leckners Ford and Chevrolet, Inc. He has been a past officer of the Woodstock Chamber of Commerce and loves being involved in community events. He enjoys his band, travel with his wife Robin, and all that Shenandoah County has to offer.
Cindy Hunter, Shenandoah Valley Westminster Canterbury
David Hutton, LD&B Insurance & Financial Services
David has 20 years of experience in financial services. He is currently an insurance agent with LD&B Insurance and Financial Services providing personal, commercial and workers compensation insurances. He was formerly with BB&T and Rockingham Insurance. David attended Central High School and graduated from James Madison University in 1998. He serves as chairman of the Town of Woodstock EDA and member of the Woodstock Enhancement Committee, chairman of the MAR Affiliates, member of the Woodstock Lions club and Emanuel Lutheran Church. David lives in Woodstock with his wife Olivia and daughters Erika and Mallory.
Brandon Keller, Brandon G. Keller PLC
Jason Miller is a Loan officer with MidAtlantic Farm Credit, specializing in lending and consulting with full and part time farmers. Jason grew up outside of Mt. Jackson, graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School in 2000 and Virginia Tech in 2004 with a BS in Agricultural Education. He currently resides in Mt. Jackson with his wife Whitney and their two children, Aubrey and Cole.
Pat Moore, LegalShield and IDShield
Pat has been a small business owner in the Shenandoah Valley for 15 years. She focuses on protecting and helping businesses grow through LegalShield and IDShield. Before becoming a business owner, Pat was a Vice President for a company in the Employment and IT Services Industry.
Ingrid Thompson | Shen-Paco Industries, Inc.
Ingrid has lived in Shenandoah County for 40 yrs. Her parents moved to the county for retirement. She loved the area and decided to stay. She has been married to Billy Thompson and has two children Brooke and Will.
Justin Wightman | Wightman Insurance Agency
Justin is a lifelong Edinburg resident and works for Wightman Insurance Agency in Edinburg and is a co owner of 1752 Barbecue in Woodstock. He graduated from Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte, NC with a Bachelors Degree in Sports, Event, & Entertainment Management with a concentration in Food & Beverage Controls. He has been a Board Member of the Shenandoah County Chamber since its creation in 2012.
Executive Director - Sharon Baroncelli