Board of Directors

VSA Board of Directors

Many dedicated sheriffs have served on the VSA Board over the years. An executive staff manages VSA. Governing policies are decided by the President and members of the Board of Directors (20 sheriffs) at the annual conference and meetings of the Board of Directors.

Committees of VSA consist of the Legislative Committee, Bylaws Committee, and Audit Committee as provided in the Association’s Bylaws. Other committees may be appointed by, and serve, at the pleasure of the President of the Association.



Richard A. Vaughan, Sheriff (I)
Grayson County

Immediate Past President:

Arthur Townsend, Jr.,  Sheriff (I)
Lunenburg County

First Vice President:

Brian K. Roberts, Sheriff (I)
Brunswick County

Second Vice President:

Gabe A. Morgan, Sheriff (D)
City of Newport News


Vanessa R. Crawford, Sheriff (D)
City of Petersburg


Steve F. Dempsey, Sheriff (I)
King George County

Past Presidents:

Beth Arthur, Sheriff (D)
Arlington County

Thomas D. Jones, Sheriff (I)
Charlotte County

Steve M. Draper, Sheriff (I)
City of Martinsville

Legislative Committee Chairman:

Arthur Townsend, Jr.,  Sheriff (I)
Lunenburg County


Region I

Steven L. Dye, Sheriff (D)
Russell County

Region II

W. Q.  “Bill” Overton, Jr., Sheriff (I)
Franklin County

Region III

Christopher J. Blalock, Sheriff (I)
Rockbridge County

Region IV

W. G. “Billy” Kidd, Jr., Sheriff (I)
Buckingham County

Region V

Daniel T. McEathron, Sheriff (R)
Warren County

Region VI

Stacey A. Kincaid,  Sheriff (D)
Fairfax County

Region VII

Darrell W. Warren, Jr., Sheriff (R)
Gloucester County

Region VIII

Todd B. Wilson, Sheriff (I)
City of Colonial Heights

Region IX

R. W. “Bobby” Hawkins, Jr., Sheriff (I)
Mecklenburg County

Region X

David L. Doughty, Jr., Sheriff (I)
Northampton County

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