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Officers and Board

VIRGINIA UTILITY PROTECTION SERVICE, INC.

Rick Pevarski, President and CEO

1829 Blue Hills Circle NE
Roanoke, VA 24012-8661
Telephone 540-985-9355 ext 2005
Fax 540-342-8250


Jim Allen, Secretary/Treasurer

1829 Blue Hills Circle NE
Roanoke, VA 24012-8661
Telephone 540-985-9355 ext 2001
Fax 540-342-8250

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VUPS, Inc. Board of Directors

John D’Orazio

Chair of the Board

RGC Resources
President and CEO
PO Box 13007
Roanoke, VA 24030
(540) 777-4427
Term Expires June 2017

 

Mark Estes

Vice-Chair of the Board

Halifax County Service Authority
Executive Director
2529 Houghton Avenue
South Boston, VA 24592
(434) 575-4240 
Term expires June 2017

 

Eric Martin

Director

City of Chesapeake
Department of Public Works
Director of Public Works
P.O. Box 15225 – Civic Center
Chesapeake, VA 23328 
(757) 382-8740 FAX (757) 382-6310
Term expires June 2017

Brent L. Jones

Director

JNET Communications 
Director of Construction
25 Independence Blvd., Suite 103
Warren, NJ 07059 
(571) 268-5663
Term Expires June 2017

Joe Kucera

Director

Total Development Solutions
Safety Director
7805 Progress Court
Gainesville, VA 20155
(703) 222-0497
Term Expires June 2018

Ray LaMura

Director

Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association
President
1001 E. Broad St., Suite 210
Richmond, VA 23219 
(804) 780-1776 FAX (804) 225-8036
Term Expires June 2018

Scott O’Connell

Director

Benchmark/O’Connell Construction, LLC
President & Owner
2150 Carter Gallier Blvd.
Powhatan, VA 23139
(804) 641-8700
Term Expires June 2018

 

Gary Robertson

Director

Western Virginia Water Authority
Executive Director, Water Operations
601 South Jefferson Street
Roanoke, VA 24011
(540) 853-5700 FAX (540) 853-1600
Term Expires June 2019

 

Mark Dempsey

Director

Appalachian Power
Vice President, External Affairs
PO Box 2021
Roanoke, VA 24022
(540) 985-2900
Term expires June 2018

 

Jennifer Cormier

Director

Dominion Virginia Power 
Shift Manager – Central ROC 
701 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219 
(804) 771-3655 
Term expires June 2019

Duront Walton

Director

Virginia Telecommunications Industry Association
Executive Director
3126 West Cary Street
Richmond, VA  23221
804-643-7429
Term expires June 2019

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Phil Wilson

Director

Columbia Gas of Virginia
Vice President and General Manager Operations
1809 Coyote Drive
Chester, VA  23836
804-768-6400
Term expires June 2018

 

 

 

 

Tracy Townsend

Director

Washington Gas
Vice President – Construction, Compliance & Safety
6801 Industrial Road
Springfield, VA  22151
(703) 750-1000
Term expires June 2019

John Robertson

Director

Johnson, Mirmiran & Thompson, Inc. 
Vice President of Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Services
272 Bendix Rd, Suite 260
Virginia Beach, VA  23452
(757) 297-6090
Term expires June 2019

 

Frank Smith II

Director

Roanoke Valley Broadband Authority
President & CEO
313 Luck Avenue SW
Roanoke, VA  24016
(540) 904-4739
Term expires June 2017

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