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 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.



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

Immediate Past President:

Richard A. Vaughan, Sheriff (I)
Grayson County

First Vice President:

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

Second Vice President:

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


Timothy C. Carter, Sheriff (R)
Shenandoah County


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

Past Presidents:

Beth Arthur, Sheriff (D)
Arlington County

Arthur Townsend, Jr.,  Sheriff (I)
Lunenburg 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

Ronald L. Gillispie, Sheriff (R)
City of Lynchburg

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

Stanley S. Clarke, Sheriff (I)
Essex County

Region VIII

James L. Agnew, Sheriff (I)
Goochland County

Region IX

Fred S. Clark, Sheriff (I)
Halifax County

Region X

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

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